The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 65 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 7 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% 2.49% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 2.66% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 5
Average daily rate
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£600 £538 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £408 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.50 £45.75 -
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -
Programme Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
772 788 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 91.36% 93.48% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 550 368
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (43.75%) Finance
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Project Management
4 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
6 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.63%) Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.50%) Dependency Management
9 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.38%) Change Control
10 3 (9.38%) ITIL
10 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
11 2 (6.25%) Retail
11 2 (6.25%) Content Management
11 2 (6.25%) JIRA
11 2 (6.25%) Marketing
11 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
11 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.25%) System Testing
11 2 (6.25%) QA
11 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) PPP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.50%) Dependency Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.25%) System Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle
1 1 (3.13%) SAP
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) EMC
1 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
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