The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 42 69
Rank change year-on-year -8 +27  
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.61% 2.51% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.23% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 2
Median daily rate £531 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.40% +12.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £336 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £600 £618
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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 533 434 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.69% 77.92% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 305 479
Median daily rate £380 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 27
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 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Wales

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Wales

Programme Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
South Wales -3 7 £338 -32.50% 1
West Wales -1 3 £550 +107.54%
Programme Management
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 6 (28.57%) Electronics
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) SAP
6 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (28.57%) Marketing
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Coaching
7 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (23.81%) Ansible
7 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) REST
7 5 (23.81%) Change Control
7 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 5 (23.81%) Information Management
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (23.81%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Change Management
8 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) NHS

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (9.52%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (19.05%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Electronics
2 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Project Officer
1 5 (23.81%) Project Support Officer
1 5 (23.81%) Support Officer
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Coach
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Agile Coach
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Coaching
4 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (23.81%) Change Control
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) Information Management
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.52%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) P3O
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft