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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Director
Rank 511 509 536
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 72 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.099% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 22
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£755 £763 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £625
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £1,000 £1,145
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £700 £775
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 +35 46 £800 - 7
South East -8 9 - - 1
North West +5 5 £1,000 -23.07%
Yorkshire +6 4 £755 +13.96%
South West -30 4 £525 -25.00%
West Midlands -19 3 £575 -25.80%
East of England - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - -
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Programme Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (17.59%) Programme Management
3 16 (14.81%) Banking
4 15 (13.89%) Retail
4 15 (13.89%) Project Management
5 14 (12.96%) NHS
6 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
7 11 (10.19%) Change Management
7 11 (10.19%) Legal
8 10 (9.26%) SAP
8 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.26%) SC Cleared
8 10 (9.26%) Retail Banking
9 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (6.48%) Business Transformation
11 6 (5.56%) CRM
12 5 (4.63%) SAP FI
12 5 (4.63%) Migration
12 5 (4.63%) SAP CO
12 5 (4.63%) Content Management
12 5 (4.63%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (4.63%) Degree
13 4 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
13 4 (3.70%) Risk Management
13 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
14 3 (2.78%) Service Management
14 3 (2.78%) SAP MM
14 3 (2.78%) SAP WM

Programme Director
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.63%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.63%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.78%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP WM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.78%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.85%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (1.85%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.93%) SAP ECC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) PPP
2 1 (0.93%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (0.93%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Big Data
General
1 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (14.81%) Banking
3 15 (13.89%) Retail
4 11 (10.19%) Legal
5 10 (9.26%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.85%) Marketing
7 2 (1.85%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) NHS
2 3 (2.78%) Open Source
3 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) GIS
4 1 (0.93%) PMI
4 1 (0.93%) SystemC
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.93%) Spread Betting
4 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.59%) Stakeholder Management
1 19 (17.59%) Programme Management
2 15 (13.89%) Project Management
3 11 (10.19%) Change Management
4 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (6.48%) Business Transformation
7 6 (5.56%) CRM
8 5 (4.63%) Migration
8 5 (4.63%) Content Management
9 4 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (3.70%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.78%) Service Management
10 3 (2.78%) ITIL
10 3 (2.78%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (1.85%) IT Governance
11 2 (1.85%) Wealth Management
11 2 (1.85%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (1.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.93%) C
1 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) Degree
4 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 10 (9.26%) SAP
2 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.93%) Huawei
3 1 (0.93%) BT
3 1 (0.93%) McKesson
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £750 - £800 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
England
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago