Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 6 months to 24 November 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 30 51
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21 +8
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 21 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.19% 3.90% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 5.34% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 19
Somerset median daily rate £488 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -4.11% +12.31%
10th Percentile £262 £230 £343
90th Percentile £500 £417 £491
South West median daily rate £420 £375 £383
% change year-on-year +12.00% -1.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate - - £41.80
South West median hourly rate £49.75 £43.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +15.70% - -

Programme Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 384 337 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 76.65% 73.10% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 188 342
Somerset median daily rate £375 £352 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.69% -2.70% +7.84%
10th Percentile £159 £194 £263
90th Percentile £510 £488 £475
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 52 66
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.10 £16.13
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.00 £55.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Somerset

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Somerset

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Somerset

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Somerset

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 11 £500 +42.86% 2
Taunton +9 5 £301 -22.82% 1
Yeovil 0 1 - -
Programme Management
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (61.90%) SAP
4 13 (61.90%) Electronics
4 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
4 13 (61.90%) Marketing
4 13 (61.90%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Change Control
7 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) JSP 440
7 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) IISP
7 6 (28.57%) CLAS
7 6 (28.57%) Information Management
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) CISM
7 6 (28.57%) HND
7 6 (28.57%) CISSP
8 4 (19.05%) PMO
9 3 (14.29%) Project Governance
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (9.52%) CRM
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.52%) SQL

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (85.71%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) Manufacturing
3 13 (61.90%) Electronics
3 13 (61.90%) Marketing
3 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
1 6 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.76%) CRM Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (61.90%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Change Control
4 6 (28.57%) Information Management
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Business Forecasting
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Demand Management
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Ada
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) CISM
2 6 (28.57%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CLAS
2 6 (28.57%) DV Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) HND
2 6 (28.57%) IISP
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (28.57%) JSP 440
2 4 (19.05%) PMO
3 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft