The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 127 142 120
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 74 86 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.26% 1.19% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.29% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 66 87
Average daily rate
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£625 £631 £618
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £870 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +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
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
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
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 the City of London

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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 Programme Manager across the City of London region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 71 (45.22%) Finance
2 53 (33.76%) Banking
3 41 (26.11%) Programme Management
4 40 (25.48%) Project Management
5 39 (24.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (17.83%) Investment Banking
7 25 (15.92%) PRINCE2
8 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.28%) Retail
9 13 (8.28%) Front Office
10 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
10 9 (5.73%) CRM
11 8 (5.10%) Scrum
11 8 (5.10%) Change Management
11 8 (5.10%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (4.46%) Migration
13 6 (3.82%) Asset Management
13 6 (3.82%) Java
13 6 (3.82%) SAP
13 6 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (3.82%) People Management
13 6 (3.82%) Marketing
14 5 (3.18%) Wealth Management
14 5 (3.18%) Test Management
14 5 (3.18%) Retail Banking
14 5 (3.18%) Microsoft
14 5 (3.18%) PMP
14 5 (3.18%) PMI Certification
14 5 (3.18%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (1.27%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) Lync
2 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.55%) MS Project
2 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Loan IQ
1 1 (0.64%) PolarLake
1 1 (0.64%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.64%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.64%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.64%) BASE24
1 1 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Network Security
1 1 (0.64%) MVNO
1 1 (0.64%) ATM
1 1 (0.64%) LAN
1 1 (0.64%) WAN
1 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.91%) Big Data
2 2 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.64%) MS Access
3 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 71 (45.22%) Finance
2 53 (33.76%) Banking
3 28 (17.83%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.28%) Retail
4 13 (8.28%) Front Office
5 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.82%) Marketing
7 5 (3.18%) Retail Banking
7 5 (3.18%) Back Office
8 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.91%) Advertising
9 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.27%) International Banking
9 2 (1.27%) Private Banking
9 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
10 1 (0.64%) Local Government
10 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.64%) Legal
10 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.55%) XML
2 3 (1.91%) Middleware
2 3 (1.91%) FpML
3 2 (1.27%) CSS
3 2 (1.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.64%) .NET
4 1 (0.64%) JSP
4 1 (0.64%) Struts
4 1 (0.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.64%) Swing
4 1 (0.64%) Spring
4 1 (0.64%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.55%) Derivative
4 3 (1.91%) User Experience
4 3 (1.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) IPTV
5 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.27%) Telematics
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.64%) Open Source
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
6 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.64%) FMCG
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.64%) UNIX
1 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.11%) Programme Management
2 40 (25.48%) Project Management
3 39 (24.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (15.92%) PRINCE2
5 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.73%) CRM
7 8 (5.10%) Scrum
7 8 (5.10%) Change Management
7 8 (5.10%) Risk Management
8 7 (4.46%) Migration
9 6 (3.82%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.82%) People Management
10 5 (3.18%) Wealth Management
10 5 (3.18%) Test Management
10 5 (3.18%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.18%) ITIL
11 4 (2.55%) Logistics
11 4 (2.55%) ERP
11 4 (2.55%) Kanban
11 4 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.82%) Java
2 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.27%) PHP
3 1 (0.64%) C
3 1 (0.64%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (3.18%) PMP
1 5 (3.18%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.55%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB
4 1 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) Solvency II
2 3 (1.91%) EMIR
3 2 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (3.82%) SAP
2 5 (3.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.55%) Oracle
4 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (0.64%) Fundtech
6 1 (0.64%) Triple Point
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe
6 1 (0.64%) Murex
6 1 (0.64%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.64%) Charles River
6 1 (0.64%) BT
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