The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Programme Manager
Rank 183 204 197
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.078% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.084% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£638 £594 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% -15.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5082 5956 5791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.97% 92.56% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3837 4304 4276
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 88 120
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £38.80 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

IT Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title.

1 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) PMI
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Sophis
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Derivative
5 2 (15.38%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (7.69%) German Language
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics

IT Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (7.69%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
1 2 (15.38%) Derivative
1 2 (15.38%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) GIAC
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sophis
2 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec
2 1 (7.69%) Websense