The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 32 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 7 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.13% 3.32% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.49% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £563 £713 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £535 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £750 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £534 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +300.00%
Programme Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
315 373 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.04% 95.15% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 253 247
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 15
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £26.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +53.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £40.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -6 4 £625 -16.66% 1
Bedford - 1 £450 -
Programme Manager
East of England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Programme Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 2 (14.29%) Local Government
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Mason
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 1 (7.14%) APMP
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore