The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 28 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)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.29% 2.31% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 3.09% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 3
Median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% -3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +10.58% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -0.58% +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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 286 259 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 84.37% 74.64% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 664 724
Median daily rate £400 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £925 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 23
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +165.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £23.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £40.25 £21.00
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 Swindon

Job postings citing Programme Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Swindon

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Swindon

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Railo
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (25.00%) Railo
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP