Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 29 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.30% 3.68% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.34% 4.61% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 9
Somerset median daily rate £400 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +11.49% +1.37%
10th Percentile £145 £244 £226
90th Percentile £494 £517 £394
South West median daily rate £441 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +3.82% +13.33% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Somerset median hourly rate - - £40.00
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £59.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -30.25% +45.12% -6.82%

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 395 369 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 85.87% 79.87% 81.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 240 202
Somerset median daily rate £424 £384 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.42% +9.64% -5.41%
10th Percentile £275 £160 £213
90th Percentile £574 £525 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 77
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £23.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.89% -41.14% -7.60%
10th Percentile £37.99 £12.40 £14.58
90th Percentile £45.60 £44.13 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -10.26%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +12 17 £310 -32.97% 2
Taunton -4 8 £481 +37.11%
Yeovil -6 2 - - 1
Programme Management
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 28 (96.55%) Finance
1 28 (96.55%) Manufacturing
2 26 (89.66%) Marketing
2 26 (89.66%) Digital Marketing
2 26 (89.66%) SAP
2 26 (89.66%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (89.66%) Electronics
2 26 (89.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.24%) NHS
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM

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 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Route 53
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
1 2 (6.90%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 2 (6.90%) OLAP
4 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.90%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 28 (96.55%) Finance
1 28 (96.55%) Manufacturing
2 26 (89.66%) Electronics
2 26 (89.66%) Marketing
2 26 (89.66%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (10.34%) DBA
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Compliance Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Compliance Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) JSP
2 1 (3.45%) LINQ
2 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PostGIS
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
2 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Business Intelligence
1 26 (89.66%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Data Privacy
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) GDPR
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) SAP
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) hybris
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle