The first table below looks at the demand for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 64 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 17 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.32% 1.99% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.13% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 11
Average daily rate £475 £525 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £405 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £710 £750
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1207 704 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 93.49% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 301 555
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -35.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £30.17 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Programme Manager
Scotland

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 18 April 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 2 (6.45%) Scrum
8 2 (6.45%) Legal
8 2 (6.45%) Publishing
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) MS Office
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL
8 2 (6.45%) IBM
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) SAN
8 2 (6.45%) NetApp
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
8 2 (6.45%) APMP
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) MultiFonds

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MultiFonds
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) NAS
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Programme Management
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
7 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) APMP
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (3.23%) MiFID
2 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) IBM
1 2 (6.45%) HP
1 2 (6.45%) EMC
1 2 (6.45%) NetApp
1 2 (6.45%) Pega
2 1 (3.23%) Charles River
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle