The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 June 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)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.31% 1.47% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.87% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £338 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.50% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £414
% change year-on-year +8.23% +2.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.51 £44.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +26.52%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 462 374 484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 86.52% 78.57% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 267 373
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 18
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +129.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.70 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £72.50 £16.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in South Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in South Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in South Wales

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +4 4 £538 +7.50% 1
Cardiff -3 3 £256 -48.75%
Programme Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Information Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (28.57%) P3O
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) NHS
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (14.29%) pSOS
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) MS Project Server
5 2 (14.29%) Informatics
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) SLA

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Officer
1 5 (35.71%) Project Support Officer
1 5 (35.71%) Support Officer
2 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Planner
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 5 (35.71%) Information Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Informatics
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Process Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) P3O
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP