The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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)
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 44 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 128 116 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.71% 3.93% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 4.98% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 96 104
Median daily rate £410 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £304 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.23% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.63 £26.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.08% +32.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £33.13 £20.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £38.13 £33.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.51 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.02% +21.42%  

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2224 2327 2452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.83% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1538 1664
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
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 the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in the South West

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in the South West

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in the South West

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bristol +14 60 £400 - 23
Wiltshire +29 37 £425 +0.89% 14
Devon - 7 £415 - 1
Gloucestershire -13 5 £420 +12.00% 7
Somerset -16 5 £375 -3.84% 2
Dorset -6 2 £400 -27.27% 1
Programme Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 207 (86.97%) Finance
2 172 (72.27%) Manufacturing
3 162 (68.07%) Telecoms
3 162 (68.07%) Marketing
3 162 (68.07%) SAP
4 160 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
4 160 (67.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 160 (67.23%) Electronics
4 160 (67.23%) Digital Marketing
5 106 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (36.97%) Security Cleared
7 75 (31.51%) Project Management
8 71 (29.83%) SC Cleared
9 49 (20.59%) SharePoint
10 47 (19.75%) MVC
11 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Project
12 42 (17.65%) Project Planning
13 41 (17.23%) C#
13 41 (17.23%) PRINCE2
14 40 (16.81%) SQL
14 40 (16.81%) .NET
15 37 (15.55%) Microsoft Office
16 31 (13.03%) Office 365
17 30 (12.61%) SharePoint Server
18 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
19 25 (10.50%) DV Cleared
19 25 (10.50%) ASP.NET
20 24 (10.08%) Greenfield Project
21 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
22 22 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 49 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 30 (12.61%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (4.20%) Mule
4 10 (4.20%) Mule ESB
5 6 (2.52%) Confluence
6 5 (2.10%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.84%) Apache
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.84%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.84%) nginx
7 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) Railo
8 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 46 (19.33%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (15.55%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.84%) Windchill
7 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 160 (67.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (6.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.94%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (2.10%) SAP FI-AP
4 5 (2.10%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.26%) Workday HCM
6 2 (0.84%) Primavera
7 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.03%) Office 365
2 15 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.78%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (2.52%) IaaS
5 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.42%) GitHub
7 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.42%) PaaS
7 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.52%) Firewall
2 4 (1.68%) Network Security
3 3 (1.26%) DNS
3 3 (1.26%) HTTP
3 3 (1.26%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.26%) LDAP
3 3 (1.26%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.84%) DMZ
4 2 (0.84%) Extranet
4 2 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.42%) DCCP
5 1 (0.42%) DHCP
5 1 (0.42%) ISDN
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) Skype
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.68%) Apache Hive
4 4 (1.68%) Star Schema
5 3 (1.26%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.84%) Big Data
6 2 (0.84%) GIS
6 2 (0.84%) HBase
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (3.36%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.94%) JIRA
2 7 (2.94%) Selenium
3 6 (2.52%) Cucumber
3 6 (2.52%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.10%) Maven
4 5 (2.10%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.68%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.84%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.84%) Subversion
6 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.84%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.42%) Grunt
7 1 (0.42%) Hudson
7 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
General
1 207 (86.97%) Finance
2 172 (72.27%) Manufacturing
3 162 (68.07%) Marketing
3 162 (68.07%) Telecoms
4 160 (67.23%) Electronics
5 8 (3.36%) Military
6 7 (2.94%) Retail
7 4 (1.68%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (20.59%) Developer
2 33 (13.87%) Project Manager
3 22 (9.24%) Analyst
3 22 (9.24%) C# Developer
4 14 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 14 (5.88%) Consultant
5 13 (5.46%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (5.46%) Java Developer
5 13 (5.46%) Support Officer
6 12 (5.04%) CRM Developer
7 10 (4.20%) Administrator
7 10 (4.20%) Architect
7 10 (4.20%) Programme Manager
7 10 (4.20%) Project Officer
7 10 (4.20%) Project Support Officer
8 9 (3.78%) Project Planner
8 9 (3.78%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (3.36%) Coordinator
9 8 (3.36%) Project Coordinator
10 7 (2.94%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.81%) .NET
2 29 (12.18%) AngularJS
3 25 (10.50%) ASP.NET
4 22 (9.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (7.98%) JSON
5 19 (7.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (6.30%) HTML
6 15 (6.30%) XML
7 14 (5.88%) CSS
7 14 (5.88%) Spring
8 13 (5.46%) Hibernate
8 13 (5.46%) JPA
8 13 (5.46%) Spring MVC
9 11 (4.62%) jQuery
9 11 (4.62%) SOAP
10 10 (4.20%) Apache Camel
10 10 (4.20%) Backbone.js
10 10 (4.20%) Ember.js
10 10 (4.20%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (4.20%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.08%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.52%) PMI
3 5 (2.10%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.68%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.68%) NHS
5 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.84%) Linked Data
6 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.84%) User Experience
6 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.42%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.42%) iPhone
7 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.04%) Linux
1 12 (5.04%) Windows
2 10 (4.20%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) CentOS
5 2 (0.84%) Unix
5 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.42%) AIX
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (67.23%) Business Intelligence
1 160 (67.23%) Digital Marketing
2 106 (44.54%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (31.51%) Project Management
4 47 (19.75%) MVC
5 42 (17.65%) Project Planning
6 41 (17.23%) PRINCE2
7 19 (7.98%) Scrum
7 19 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.72%) CRM
8 16 (6.72%) Integration Testing
8 16 (6.72%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (5.04%) DevOps
9 12 (5.04%) ITIL
10 11 (4.62%) Incident Management
11 10 (4.20%) BDD
11 10 (4.20%) Change Management
11 10 (4.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (4.20%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 9 (3.78%) Product Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.23%) C#
2 40 (16.81%) SQL
3 18 (7.56%) Java
3 18 (7.56%) T-SQL
4 12 (5.04%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.68%) C++
6 2 (0.84%) Ada
6 2 (0.84%) Dart
6 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.42%) C
7 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 88 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 71 (29.83%) SC Cleared
3 25 (10.50%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.52%) Degree
5 6 (2.52%) PMP
6 5 (2.10%) APMP
7 4 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.26%) BC Cleared
8 3 (1.26%) Chartered Engineer
8 3 (1.26%) CITP
8 3 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.26%) MBCS
9 2 (0.84%) CCNA
9 2 (0.84%) CCNP
9 2 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.84%) CLAS
10 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.56%) PMO
2 11 (4.62%) QA
3 9 (3.78%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (4.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.10%) Docker
4 3 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.26%) XenApp
5 2 (0.84%) HDFS
5 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.42%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Ansible
2 3 (1.26%) WSUS
3 2 (0.84%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) SCCM
4 1 (0.42%) SCOM
4 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 162 (68.07%) SAP
2 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.62%) Oracle
4 8 (3.36%) Cisco
5 7 (2.94%) VMware
6 6 (2.52%) Cloudera
7 5 (2.10%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.68%) Citrix
9 3 (1.26%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.26%) IBM
9 3 (1.26%) Veeam
9 3 (1.26%) Workday
10 2 (0.84%) ESRI
10 2 (0.84%) F5
10 2 (0.84%) hybris
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe
11 1 (0.42%) Avaya
11 1 (0.42%) HP
11 1 (0.42%) Juniper
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