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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 58 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 14 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.60% 3.51% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 3.77% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 6
Average daily rate
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£530 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £624 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £535 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
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
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
815 717 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.04% 93.24% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 483 346
Average daily rate £378 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 40
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.53 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Project Management
3 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
5 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 7 (20.00%) Open Source
5 7 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Dependency Management
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Banking
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.71%) Retail
9 2 (5.71%) Content Management
9 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
9 2 (5.71%) Marketing
9 2 (5.71%) QA
9 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) PPP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Project Management
2 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
4 7 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Dependency Management
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 3 (8.57%) Change Control
7 3 (8.57%) Business Process Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.71%) Content Management
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) System Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) ISEB
4 1 (2.86%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) EMC
2 1 (2.86%) SAP