Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 31 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 31 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 6.33% 5.88% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.65% 6.79% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 15
Somerset median daily rate £345 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% -17.95% +78.90%
10th Percentile £120 £145 £262
90th Percentile £640 £494 £500
South West median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.25 £45.00 £49.75
% change year-on-year +0.56% -9.55% +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 405 427 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 82.65% 86.61% 79.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 298 267
Somerset median daily rate £428 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.71% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £270 £159
90th Percentile £626 £572 £500
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 20
Somerset median hourly rate £35.00 £41.91 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.49% +78.35% -38.56%
10th Percentile £13.10 £38.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £46.00 £45.20 £49.25
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +2.44% +24.24% -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Taunton +7 16 £120 -75.06% 1
Bath -2 8 £425 +37.10%
Yeovil -6 1 £650 - 1
Glastonbury - 1 £460 -
Programme Management
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 31 (100.00%) SAP
1 31 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
1 31 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
1 31 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 31 (100.00%) Marketing
1 31 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 31 (100.00%) Public Sector
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Azure
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) C#
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
8 5 (16.13%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.90%) ETL
9 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management

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 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) nginx
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) assyst
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) DataStage
2 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Event Store
2 3 (9.68%) Informix
2 3 (9.68%) QualityStage
3 2 (6.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) Sahi
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) WATIR
General
1 31 (100.00%) Electronics
1 31 (100.00%) Finance
1 31 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 31 (100.00%) Marketing
1 31 (100.00%) Public Sector
1 31 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) IT Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) ETL Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Azure Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.45%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) GraphQL
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) OAuth
4 1 (3.23%) OAuth2
4 1 (3.23%) OpenID
4 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
1 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
1 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Mapping
6 3 (9.68%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) V-Model
7 2 (6.45%) Contract Management
7 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) C#
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Grafana
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Prometheus
1 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Teradata
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Snow