The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 England 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 168 164 178
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 596 588 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.26% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.36% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 390 363
Average daily rate
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£600 £575 £583
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

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 Programme Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 320 £625 +4.16% 61
South East +5 104 £525 -8.69% 18
North West -15 43 £556 +17.10% 8
West Midlands -12 37 £488 -3.70% 6
South West -18 36 £550 +14.19% 6
East of England -29 21 £575 -4.16% 5
Yorkshire +1 15 £540 +8.00% 5
East Midlands -3 13 £578 +12.68% 1
North East -24 2 £500 -25.92% 2
Midlands +4 1 £625 +13.63%
South Coast - - - -
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 436 (36.70%) Finance
2 384 (32.32%) Programme Management
3 307 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 302 (25.42%) Project Management
5 276 (23.23%) PRINCE2
6 205 (17.26%) Banking
7 126 (10.61%) Retail
8 97 (8.16%) Change Management
9 79 (6.65%) Telecoms
9 79 (6.65%) Investment Banking
10 78 (6.57%) Migration
11 76 (6.40%) Risk Management
12 74 (6.23%) PMI Certification
13 66 (5.56%) MS Project
14 65 (5.47%) MS Excel
15 62 (5.22%) SAP
15 62 (5.22%) Microsoft
15 62 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (4.80%) CRM
17 54 (4.55%) ITIL
18 53 (4.46%) PMP
19 52 (4.38%) Security Cleared
20 51 (4.29%) Oracle
21 47 (3.96%) Change Control
22 45 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 44 (3.70%) Service Delivery
24 42 (3.54%) SC Cleared
25 41 (3.45%) Scrum
25 41 (3.45%) Degree
26 40 (3.37%) Supplier Management

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.51%) CMS
4 5 (0.42%) Lync
4 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.17%) SAS
8 1 (0.084%) CICS
8 1 (0.084%) FileNet
8 1 (0.084%) Documentum
8 1 (0.084%) Drupal
8 1 (0.084%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.084%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.084%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 66 (5.56%) MS Project
2 65 (5.47%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 28 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 28 (2.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (0.67%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.34%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.34%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.34%) TRIRIGA
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.17%) HFM
8 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.67%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.084%) Taleo
3 1 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.76%) WAN
2 6 (0.51%) Internet
3 5 (0.42%) LAN
4 4 (0.34%) SAN
5 3 (0.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (0.17%) VLAN
6 2 (0.17%) Network Security
6 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.17%) LTE
6 2 (0.17%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.17%) VoIP
6 2 (0.17%) MVNO
6 2 (0.17%) ATM
6 2 (0.17%) Broadband
6 2 (0.17%) KiloStream
6 2 (0.17%) SS7
6 2 (0.17%) INAP
6 2 (0.17%) Firewall
7 1 (0.084%) Wireless
7 1 (0.084%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.42%) Big Data
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.34%) MS Access
5 2 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (0.17%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.17%) QlikView
6 1 (0.084%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.084%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.084%) MySQL
6 1 (0.084%) DB2
6 1 (0.084%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.084%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.084%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (0.34%) JIRA
2 2 (0.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.084%) LoadRunner
General
1 436 (36.70%) Finance
2 205 (17.26%) Banking
3 126 (10.61%) Retail
4 79 (6.65%) Telecoms
4 79 (6.65%) Investment Banking
5 35 (2.95%) Retail Banking
5 35 (2.95%) Front Office
6 34 (2.86%) Marketing
7 33 (2.78%) Back Office
8 29 (2.44%) German Language
9 28 (2.36%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.94%) Legal
11 17 (1.43%) Advertising
12 16 (1.35%) Billing
12 16 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (0.93%) Local Government
14 10 (0.84%) Publishing
15 8 (0.67%) Military
16 6 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.51%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.01%) .NET
2 7 (0.59%) HTML
3 6 (0.51%) XML
4 5 (0.42%) Middleware
5 4 (0.34%) Web Services
5 4 (0.34%) CSS
6 3 (0.25%) JSP
6 3 (0.25%) Struts
6 3 (0.25%) J2EE
6 3 (0.25%) FpML
6 3 (0.25%) Swing
6 3 (0.25%) Spring
7 2 (0.17%) Mason
7 2 (0.17%) HTML5
8 1 (0.084%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.084%) JFC
8 1 (0.084%) OLE
8 1 (0.084%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.084%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.084%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (2.86%) NHS
2 26 (2.19%) FMCG
3 25 (2.10%) PMI
4 18 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.43%) Derivative
6 13 (1.09%) Credit Risk
7 12 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
9 7 (0.59%) Reference Data
9 7 (0.59%) Economics
10 6 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.42%) Social Media
11 5 (0.42%) Equities
12 4 (0.34%) EPoS
12 4 (0.34%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.34%) CMDB
13 3 (0.25%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.25%) IPTV
13 3 (0.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.77%) Windows
2 10 (0.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (0.51%) UNIX
4 5 (0.42%) Linux
5 2 (0.17%) Android
5 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.084%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (32.32%) Programme Management
2 307 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 302 (25.42%) Project Management
4 276 (23.23%) PRINCE2
5 97 (8.16%) Change Management
6 78 (6.57%) Migration
7 76 (6.40%) Risk Management
8 62 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (4.80%) CRM
10 54 (4.55%) ITIL
11 47 (3.96%) Change Control
12 44 (3.70%) Service Delivery
13 41 (3.45%) Scrum
14 40 (3.37%) Supplier Management
14 40 (3.37%) E-Commerce
15 39 (3.28%) PRINCE
16 34 (2.86%) Business Transformation
17 33 (2.78%) Project Planning
18 31 (2.61%) ERP
19 30 (2.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (1.09%) C
2 12 (1.01%) Java
3 9 (0.76%) SQL
4 6 (0.51%) C#
5 2 (0.17%) VBA
5 2 (0.17%) RPG
5 2 (0.17%) R
6 1 (0.084%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.084%) Lingo
6 1 (0.084%) ABAP
6 1 (0.084%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.084%) PHP
6 1 (0.084%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (6.23%) PMI Certification
2 53 (4.46%) PMP
3 52 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 45 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 42 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 41 (3.45%) Degree
7 33 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.93%) ISEB
8 11 (0.93%) APMP
9 5 (0.42%) PgMP
9 5 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.17%) CISSP
13 1 (0.084%) ACCA
13 1 (0.084%) CISA
13 1 (0.084%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.20%) QA
2 7 (0.59%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.51%) EMIR
4 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.25%) FATCA
5 3 (0.25%) P3O
5 3 (0.25%) GxP
5 3 (0.25%) SLA
6 2 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.084%) MiFID
7 1 (0.084%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.084%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.084%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.084%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.084%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (5.22%) SAP
1 62 (5.22%) Microsoft
2 51 (4.29%) Oracle
3 20 (1.68%) CheckPoint
4 17 (1.43%) IBM
5 16 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (0.84%) Cisco
7 8 (0.67%) Citrix
7 8 (0.67%) VMware
8 5 (0.42%) Murex
8 5 (0.42%) Guidewire
9 4 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.34%) RedPrairie
9 4 (0.34%) Siebel
9 4 (0.34%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.25%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.25%) Dell
10 3 (0.25%) BT
10 3 (0.25%) Google
10 3 (0.25%) Sitecore
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