Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 18 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.73% 2.46% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.18% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Watford median daily rate £850 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £620 £513 £425
90th Percentile £875 £538 £475
Hertfordshire median daily rate £750 £363 £500
% change year-on-year +106.90% -27.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -

Programme Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 383 220 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.05% 77.19% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 109 79
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £533 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £29.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -39.50% +41.67% +30.43%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Watford

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Watford

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Watford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Programme Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Business Transformation
2 7 (58.33%) Programme Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) C
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) iManage
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (16.67%) PMO
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Ariba
5 1 (8.33%) EPoS
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP

Programme Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Business Change Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Business Change Programme Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Business Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Change Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Change Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Programme Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Sales Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Process Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 7 (58.33%) Business Transformation
2 7 (58.33%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
5 1 (8.33%) QMS
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) iManage
2 1 (8.33%) Ariba
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow