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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 60 45 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 12 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.29% 1.93% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.14% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Average daily rate
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£600 £502 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +15.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £300 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £650 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £514 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.53%
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
862 562 841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.99% 90.35% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 374 514
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 £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 53
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (13.64%) Dependency Management
6 3 (13.64%) Degree
7 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Banking
7 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
7 2 (9.09%) Middleware
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
8 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (4.55%) HND
8 1 (4.55%) ISEB
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (4.55%) Retail
8 1 (4.55%) Logistics
8 1 (4.55%) General Ledger

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Economics
1 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
5 3 (13.64%) Dependency Management
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Logistics
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) APMP
2 1 (4.55%) HND
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Solvency II
1 1 (4.55%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com