The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Programme Director featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Director
Rank 169 197 202
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.094% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £768 £463 £850
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.94% -45.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £742 £413 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £794 £885 £890
UK excluding London median daily rate £850 £795 £650
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +22.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £8.00
Programme Director
London

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
3332 5045 5485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.17% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2662 3945 3958
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 79 99
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -10.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Programme Director
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Programme Director in the job title.

Programme Director Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Programme Director
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 Programme Director across the City of London region.

Programme Director Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Programme Director contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Programme Director in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) Murex
3 2 (18.18%) TestDirector
3 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java

Programme Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Fixed Income
1 2 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Murex
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco