The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Programme Management (Program Management)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.47% 2.72% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.21% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £335 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% -7.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £400 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £440 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.91 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.07% +36.88%  

Programme Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 156 225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 77.21% 84.78% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 96 125
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £13.86 £15.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.60% -46.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Programme Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Slough

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Programme Management in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
3 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Squid
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) Samba
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Operating Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) P3O
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) NFS
2 2 (50.00%) Samba
2 2 (50.00%) Squid
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware