The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT 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
IT Programme Manager
Rank 550 538 548
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 28 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.064% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.069% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 17
Average daily rate
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£615 £650 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £499 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £530 £710 £421
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +68.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

IT Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

IT Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IT Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

IT Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 11 £626 -3.65% 3
South East +3 7 £700 -2.82%
North West -6 1 £375 - 1
East of England -21 1 £675 -
East Midlands - - - -
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IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title.

1 20 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (27.27%) PMI Certification
4 14 (25.45%) Programme Management
5 13 (23.64%) Finance
5 13 (23.64%) Project Management
6 12 (21.82%) PMI
6 12 (21.82%) Banking
7 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.73%) Guidewire
8 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
9 5 (9.09%) Migration
9 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
10 4 (7.27%) PMP
10 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (7.27%) SAP
10 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.27%) Scrum
10 4 (7.27%) Degree
11 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
11 3 (5.45%) Advertising
11 3 (5.45%) Logistics
11 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
11 3 (5.45%) CRM
11 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.45%) PRINCE
11 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
11 3 (5.45%) Change Management

IT Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.45%) Advertising
5 3 (5.45%) Front Office
6 2 (3.64%) Back Office
6 2 (3.64%) Retail
6 2 (3.64%) Billing
7 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) PMI
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) IVR
4 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.82%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.82%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 19 (34.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (25.45%) Programme Management
4 13 (23.64%) Project Management
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 3 (5.45%) Logistics
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.45%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
9 2 (3.64%) Service Management
9 2 (3.64%) ITIL
9 2 (3.64%) Dependency Management
9 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.27%) PMP
2 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) PgMP
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) GxP
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Guidewire
2 4 (7.27%) SAP
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) IBM