The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 76 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 10 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 1.67% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.75% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 16
Median daily rate £550 £700 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £365 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £900 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Programme Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1123 1597 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.64% 95.00% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 857 615
Median daily rate £398 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Programme Manager 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 Edinburgh region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 21 (55.26%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Retail Banking
3 10 (26.32%) Retail
4 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
6 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
7 5 (13.16%) Charles River
8 4 (10.53%) Front Office
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 2 (5.26%) Markit EDM
10 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
10 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (5.26%) Law
10 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) ISEB
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
10 2 (5.26%) Programme Governance
11 1 (2.63%) PMP
11 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.63%) Windows
11 1 (2.63%) Active Directory

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Markit EDM
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (55.26%) Banking
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Retail
3 10 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Front Office
5 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
6 2 (5.26%) Law
7 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.63%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (21.05%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
3 7 (18.42%) Test Strategy
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
6 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Governance
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.63%) People Management
8 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (2.63%) Test Management
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) MiFID
2 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Charles River