The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 48 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 8 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.35% 2.23% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.57% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 4
Average daily rate
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£650 £574 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -0.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £533
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £678 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £77.50 £99.50
% change year-on-year
-27.74% -22.11%
Programme Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
535 505 453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 90.37% 86.47% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 296 207
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 45
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £14.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -1.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £20.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Programme Management
2 8 (38.10%) IBM
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) CRM
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Puppet
7 2 (9.52%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) PVCS
7 2 (9.52%) BMC
7 2 (9.52%) CA
8 1 (4.76%) NHS
8 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) Front Office
8 1 (4.76%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Retail
8 1 (4.76%) Network Design
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Sybase

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) PVCS
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Programme Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) BMC
3 2 (9.52%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
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