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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Management (Program Management)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 62 46
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 8 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.42% 1.39% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.61% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £150 £375 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -18.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £350 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £413 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £54.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £47.33 £51.57
% change year-on-year -8.09% -8.22%  

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 472 497 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 83.99% 86.28% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 343 231
Median daily rate £388 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.72% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.75 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +57.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 0 4 £455 +30.00%
Cardiff +17 2 £143 -63.80%
Bridgend - 2 £143 -
Programme Management
Wales

Programme Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
3 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (40.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (40.74%) Marketing
4 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
4 11 (40.74%) Electronics
4 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
4 11 (40.74%) SAP
4 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 9 (33.33%) Project Management
6 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) MS Project
7 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (25.93%) NHS
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
9 5 (18.52%) Ansible
9 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) REST
9 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
9 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (18.52%) OWASP
9 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding

Programme Management
Top Related 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 (7.41%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Project
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Electronics
2 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
2 11 (40.74%) Marketing
2 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Officer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Officer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) AWS Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Planner
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Director
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) REST
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) NHS
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) LIMS
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) pSOS
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (40.74%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
5 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (18.52%) OWASP
6 5 (18.52%) Secure Coding
7 4 (14.81%) Change Control
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Informatics
7 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CEH
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) P3O
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) SAP
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft