The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 177 158 182
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 582 592 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.33% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.44% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 375 299
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£600 £576 £585
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £420 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £750 £850
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £530 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £43.85 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £77.50 £87.25
% change year-on-year
-27.74% -11.17%
Programme Manager
UK

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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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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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 -13 259 £650 +4.00% 54
South East -12 98 £505 +2.79% 19
North West -2 59 £544 +8.75% 6
Yorkshire +10 47 £550 -8.33% 8
South West -25 34 £519 -5.68% 8
West Midlands +3 33 £575 +9.52% 5
East of England -4 25 £619 -4.80% 6
East Midlands +19 18 £550 -15.38% 2
North East -13 5 £669 +83.25%
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 390 (33.45%) Programme Management
2 365 (31.30%) Finance
3 290 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 273 (23.41%) Project Management
5 245 (21.01%) PRINCE2
6 167 (14.32%) Banking
7 155 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (10.81%) Retail
9 103 (8.83%) Change Management
10 98 (8.40%) Risk Management
11 77 (6.60%) Security Cleared
12 70 (6.00%) Migration
12 70 (6.00%) SAP
13 66 (5.66%) Change Control
14 64 (5.49%) Telecoms
15 61 (5.23%) CRM
16 60 (5.15%) Supplier Management
17 57 (4.89%) Degree
17 57 (4.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 55 (4.72%) Oracle
19 54 (4.63%) ERP
20 53 (4.55%) Microsoft
20 53 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (4.46%) ITIL
22 49 (4.20%) MS Project
23 48 (4.12%) PMI Certification
24 46 (3.95%) SC Cleared
25 44 (3.77%) NHS
26 43 (3.69%) E-Commerce
26 43 (3.69%) Dependency Management

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 16 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.26%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.26%) WordPress
3 3 (0.26%) Jadu
3 3 (0.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.26%) Documentum
3 3 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.26%) CMS
4 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.17%) Lync
4 2 (0.17%) SAS
5 1 (0.086%) Confluence
5 1 (0.086%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 49 (4.20%) MS Project
2 33 (2.83%) MS Excel
3 30 (2.57%) MS Office
4 16 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.60%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.51%) Agresso
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.34%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.34%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.26%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.17%) Maximo
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.086%) SAP MII
9 1 (0.086%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.086%) HFM
9 1 (0.086%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.77%) Office 365
2 3 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.20%) WAN
2 11 (0.94%) Internet
3 10 (0.86%) SAN
4 8 (0.69%) MPLS
4 8 (0.69%) Firewall
4 8 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.51%) LAN
6 4 (0.34%) Intranet
6 4 (0.34%) VPN
7 3 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.26%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.26%) 4G
7 3 (0.26%) BGP
8 2 (0.17%) Wireless
8 2 (0.17%) ATM
9 1 (0.086%) Broadband
9 1 (0.086%) SMS
9 1 (0.086%) VoIP
9 1 (0.086%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.34%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.34%) SAP BW
4 3 (0.26%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.17%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.17%) Big Data
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.086%) MySQL
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.086%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.086%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.086%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.086%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.086%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.086%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.086%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.34%) JIRA
2 3 (0.26%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.17%) PVCS
4 1 (0.086%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.086%) Hudson
4 1 (0.086%) SoapUI
General
1 365 (31.30%) Finance
2 167 (14.32%) Banking
3 126 (10.81%) Retail
4 64 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 30 (2.57%) Marketing
6 30 (2.57%) Legal
7 29 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 25 (2.14%) Retail Banking
9 20 (1.72%) Front Office
10 19 (1.63%) Advertising
11 18 (1.54%) Local Government
12 16 (1.37%) Publishing
12 16 (1.37%) Billing
13 15 (1.29%) Back Office
14 11 (0.94%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.86%) Law
16 9 (0.77%) Automotive
17 6 (0.51%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.37%) .NET
2 4 (0.34%) Middleware
3 3 (0.26%) Web Services
4 2 (0.17%) HTML
4 2 (0.17%) J2EE
4 2 (0.17%) Mason
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.086%) SOAP
5 1 (0.086%) LAMP
5 1 (0.086%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.086%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (3.77%) NHS
3 26 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.06%) Open Source
5 19 (1.63%) PMI
6 16 (1.37%) User Experience
7 12 (1.03%) Social Media
8 11 (0.94%) FMCG
9 10 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.69%) Credit Risk
11 7 (0.60%) Derivative
11 7 (0.60%) Online Banking
11 7 (0.60%) IPTV
12 6 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (0.51%) EPoS
12 6 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
12 6 (0.51%) Economics
13 5 (0.43%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.34%) DTV
14 4 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.29%) Windows
2 8 (0.69%) Linux
3 6 (0.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.34%) UNIX
5 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.086%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (33.45%) Programme Management
2 290 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 273 (23.41%) Project Management
4 245 (21.01%) PRINCE2
5 155 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (8.83%) Change Management
7 98 (8.40%) Risk Management
8 70 (6.00%) Migration
9 66 (5.66%) Change Control
10 61 (5.23%) CRM
11 60 (5.15%) Supplier Management
12 57 (4.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 54 (4.63%) ERP
14 52 (4.46%) ITIL
15 43 (3.69%) E-Commerce
15 43 (3.69%) Matrix Management
15 43 (3.69%) Dependency Management
16 34 (2.92%) Waterfall
16 34 (2.92%) Business Transformation
17 33 (2.83%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 23 (1.97%) C
2 9 (0.77%) SQL
3 8 (0.69%) Java
4 3 (0.26%) RPG
5 1 (0.086%) Python
5 1 (0.086%) Google Apps Script
5 1 (0.086%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.086%) PHP
Qualifications
1 77 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 57 (4.89%) Degree
3 48 (4.12%) PMI Certification
4 46 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 42 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (3.00%) PMP
7 34 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (1.20%) APMP
9 12 (1.03%) ISEB
10 7 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.60%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.43%) CISSP
13 4 (0.34%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.26%) CISA
15 2 (0.17%) PCI QSA
15 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.17%) CRISC
16 1 (0.086%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 1 (0.086%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.92%) QA
2 14 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.03%) Solvency II
4 7 (0.60%) SLA
5 6 (0.51%) FATCA
5 6 (0.51%) P3O
6 5 (0.43%) EMIR
6 5 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.26%) COREP
7 3 (0.26%) FINREP
7 3 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.26%) COBIT
8 2 (0.17%) MiFID
8 2 (0.17%) Basel II
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.17%) GxP
8 2 (0.17%) UCITS
9 1 (0.086%) Basel III
System Software
1 11 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.26%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.17%) Puppet
5 1 (0.086%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (6.00%) SAP
2 55 (4.72%) Oracle
3 53 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 35 (3.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (1.46%) IBM
6 13 (1.11%) Citrix
6 13 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.11%) VMware
7 9 (0.77%) HP
8 6 (0.51%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.43%) hybris
10 4 (0.34%) Cadence
10 4 (0.34%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.34%) Reuters
10 4 (0.34%) Symantec
10 4 (0.34%) Websense
10 4 (0.34%) Cisco
11 3 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.26%) JDA
11 3 (0.26%) Retek
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Milton Keynes Council
Rate: £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £1000 - £14000 per day + expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £850 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago