The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 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.

Programme Management (Program Management)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 56 41
Rank change year-on-year +8 -15  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.21% 0.91% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.15% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +72.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £455 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £635 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £413 £411
% change year-on-year +2.72% +0.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £47.33 £43.20
% change year-on-year -9.14% +9.57%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 357 433 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 78.81% 78.73% 79.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 299 225
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in South Yorkshire

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in South Yorkshire

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Sheffield +8 9 £463 -2.63%
Barnsley - 1 £315 -
Programme Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Finance
3 19 (70.37%) Manufacturing
3 19 (70.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (70.37%) Marketing
3 19 (70.37%) SAP
3 19 (70.37%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (70.37%) Electronics
3 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
3 19 (70.37%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (29.63%) User Experience
4 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.93%) Web Design
5 7 (25.93%) Service Design
6 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 6 (22.22%) DevOps
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
9 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
9 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (70.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (77.78%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Electronics
2 19 (70.37%) Manufacturing
2 19 (70.37%) Marketing
2 19 (70.37%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Designer
1 5 (18.52%) User Researcher
2 4 (14.81%) Digital User Researcher
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Content Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior IT Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior UX Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) CESG
2 1 (3.70%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (70.37%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (70.37%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Service Design
4 7 (25.93%) Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Project Governance
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (14.81%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CLAS
2 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) SAP