The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Director 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 Programme Director in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Director
Rank 549 508 522
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 40 69 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 37 36
Average daily rate
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£825 £750 £750
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,100 £970 £1,005
UK excluding London average daily rate £773 £650 £700
% change year-on-year
+18.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £8.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £8.00 -
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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
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Programme Director
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programme Director Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programme Director
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Director Daily Rate Trend in England

Programme Director
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Director across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Programme Director Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Director
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Director Hourly Rate Trend in England

Programme Director
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 Programme Director within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 +2 27 £875 +12.90% 10
South East -22 6 £600 - 4
West Midlands -2 1 £1,050 +82.60% 1
South West -13 1 - -
Yorkshire -32 1 £700 -7.28% 2
North West -35 1 £750 -25.00% 3
Midlands - 1 £725 -
East of England - 1 £795 -
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Programme Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme Director 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 Director in their job title.

1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.39%) Programme Management
5 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
6 12 (13.04%) Project Management
7 10 (10.87%) Change Management
7 10 (10.87%) Retail
7 10 (10.87%) Supplier Management
8 8 (8.70%) Scrum
9 7 (7.61%) Marketing
9 7 (7.61%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.61%) Coaching
9 7 (7.61%) User Experience
10 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
10 6 (6.52%) QA
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (5.43%) Matrix Management
11 5 (5.43%) Line Management
11 5 (5.43%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
11 5 (5.43%) Banking
11 5 (5.43%) Advertising
11 5 (5.43%) SAP
12 4 (4.35%) C
12 4 (4.35%) Oracle
12 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.35%) Middleware
12 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.35%) Analytics

Programme Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Programme Director 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 Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Maximo
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) NGN
2 1 (1.09%) WAN
2 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.09%) QualityStage
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (1.09%) Big Data
1 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 31 (33.70%) Finance
2 10 (10.87%) Retail
3 7 (7.61%) Marketing
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
4 5 (5.43%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Publishing
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.09%) Billing
6 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
6 1 (1.09%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.09%) XML
3 1 (1.09%) HTML
3 1 (1.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) User Experience
2 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.09%) PMI
6 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.09%) Android
1 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.39%) Programme Management
4 14 (15.22%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.04%) Project Management
6 10 (10.87%) Change Management
6 10 (10.87%) Supplier Management
7 8 (8.70%) Scrum
8 7 (7.61%) Waterfall
8 7 (7.61%) Coaching
9 5 (5.43%) Line Management
9 5 (5.43%) Business Transformation
9 5 (5.43%) Matrix Management
10 4 (4.35%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.35%) Analytics
10 4 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.26%) Marketing Analytics
11 3 (3.26%) Customer Insight
11 3 (3.26%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) C
2 2 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) CITP
4 1 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) SAP
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) IBM
4 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Teradata
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