Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 36 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +23
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 20 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.07% 4.34% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 5.42% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 16
Somerset median daily rate £325 £463 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.73% +28.47% -16.28%
10th Percentile £145 £328 £246
90th Percentile £473 £500 £544
South West median daily rate £400 £420 £390
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Somerset median hourly rate £54.00 - £35.63
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £41.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +14.63% -4.65% +22.86%

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 414 369 354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 84.15% 80.04% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 255 187
Somerset median daily rate £400 £388 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.56% +0.14%
10th Percentile £226 £221 £194
90th Percentile £537 £528 £510
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 53
Somerset median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +31.58% -6.46%
10th Percentile £35.49 £36.60 £17.80
90th Percentile £46.30 £53.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £39.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +6.49% +9.86% -4.05%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 +1 12 £310 -38.00% 4
Taunton +1 4 £465 +24.00%
Yeovil 0 3 - - 1
Programme Management
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (70.00%) Electronics
2 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (70.00%) SAP
2 14 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 14 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (15.00%) Data Management
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) OLAP

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 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Route 53
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (5.00%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.00%) OLAP
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
1 17 (85.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (70.00%) Electronics
2 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 14 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) DBA
1 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Development Officer
3 1 (5.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) JSP
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) CentOS
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Data Management
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (10.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Ada
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat