The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 125 99 110
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 87 101 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 1.62% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.75% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 82 104
Average daily rate £625 £688 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £514 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £898 £918
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £521 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £41.50
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Programme Manager
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 65 (38.69%) Finance
2 45 (26.79%) Project Management
3 44 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (25.60%) Banking
5 42 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 29 (17.26%) PRINCE2
7 19 (11.31%) Investment Banking
8 18 (10.71%) Retail
9 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
10 13 (7.74%) Migration
11 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
11 12 (7.14%) SC Cleared
12 10 (5.95%) Oracle
12 10 (5.95%) SAP
12 10 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (5.36%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.36%) Change Management
13 9 (5.36%) Front Office
14 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
14 7 (4.17%) Scrum
14 7 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (4.17%) QA
15 6 (3.57%) FMCG
15 6 (3.57%) Validation
15 6 (3.57%) Advertising
15 6 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (2.98%) E-Commerce
16 5 (2.98%) PRINCE
16 5 (2.98%) Service Delivery
16 5 (2.98%) Asset Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
1 3 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.19%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.60%) Summit
3 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
2 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.19%) Spotfire
1 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.60%) MySQL
2 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 65 (38.69%) Finance
2 43 (25.60%) Banking
3 19 (11.31%) Investment Banking
4 18 (10.71%) Retail
5 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 9 (5.36%) Front Office
7 6 (3.57%) Advertising
8 5 (2.98%) Marketing
9 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.38%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.19%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (1.19%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.19%) Local Government
10 2 (1.19%) Legal
10 2 (1.19%) Electronics
10 2 (1.19%) Back Office
10 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.60%) Publishing
11 1 (0.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.79%) XML
1 3 (1.79%) HTML
1 3 (1.79%) FpML
2 2 (1.19%) HTML5
3 1 (0.60%) CSS
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
3 1 (0.60%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.60%) SAP TM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.57%) FMCG
2 5 (2.98%) Derivative
3 4 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.38%) NHS
4 3 (1.79%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.19%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.19%) DTV
5 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.19%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) GIS
6 1 (0.60%) Tandem
6 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.60%) Equities
6 1 (0.60%) Handset
6 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.79%) Windows
1 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.79%) Project Management
2 44 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 42 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 29 (17.26%) PRINCE2
5 13 (7.74%) Migration
6 10 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.36%) Risk Management
7 9 (5.36%) Change Management
8 7 (4.17%) Scrum
8 7 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (3.57%) Validation
10 5 (2.98%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.98%) PRINCE
10 5 (2.98%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.98%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.98%) Process Improvement
10 5 (2.98%) Resource Management
11 4 (2.38%) Test Scripting
11 4 (2.38%) Change Control
11 4 (2.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.79%) C
2 2 (1.19%) C#
2 2 (1.19%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.79%) PMP
5 3 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.19%) Degree
6 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) CISA
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.19%) EMIR
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) P3O
3 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (5.95%) Oracle
1 10 (5.95%) SAP
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.19%) BMC
4 1 (0.60%) Cisco
4 1 (0.60%) Siebel
4 1 (0.60%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.60%) Charles River
4 1 (0.60%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.60%) ATG
4 1 (0.60%) hybris
4 1 (0.60%) Triple Point
4 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
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