Talented and proven Project and Programme Managers have seen a healthy increase of 5-10% in both contract rates and permanent salaries. With a greater number of projects to be initiated, there has been a notable increase in the competition for proven talent with a track record of delivering outcomes.

The growth is more in the software development and software implementation project management areas while compliance and regulatory projects in the financial services domain continue to offer strong opportunities.

As organisations continue to find their version of Agile, or Agile having the ability to adapt to meet the nuanced needs of an organisation as it is a prized and valued capability.

 

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