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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 167 174 169
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 613 578 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.24% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 1.34% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 388 379
Average daily rate
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£600 £575 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £793 £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 5
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.49
% change year-on-year
- +13.95%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
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 1820 1992 2536
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 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Programme Manager
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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 23 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 23 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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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 +25 323 £625 +4.16% 55
South East +22 112 £525 -8.69% 17
North West -8 48 £500 +5.26% 9
West Midlands -10 37 £488 -4.87% 8
South West -20 36 £550 +12.64% 3
East of England -29 23 £525 -1.17% 2
Yorkshire +1 16 £545 +9.00% 5
East Midlands -2 13 £540 +5.36% 3
Midlands +3 1 £625 +16.27%
North East -29 1 - - 2
South Coast - - - -
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 445 (36.99%) Finance
2 387 (32.17%) Programme Management
3 307 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 307 (25.52%) Project Management
4 283 (23.52%) PRINCE2
5 204 (16.96%) Banking
6 124 (10.31%) Retail
7 94 (7.81%) Change Management
8 85 (7.07%) Migration
9 82 (6.82%) Telecoms
10 79 (6.57%) PMI Certification
11 77 (6.40%) Investment Banking
12 74 (6.15%) Risk Management
13 67 (5.57%) MS Excel
14 66 (5.49%) MS Project
14 66 (5.49%) SAP
15 64 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
16 62 (5.15%) Microsoft
17 60 (4.99%) Security Cleared
18 58 (4.82%) CRM
19 57 (4.74%) PMP
20 54 (4.49%) ITIL
21 48 (3.99%) Service Delivery
21 48 (3.99%) Oracle
21 48 (3.99%) SC Cleared
21 48 (3.99%) Change Control
22 43 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 42 (3.49%) Degree
24 41 (3.41%) PRINCE
25 39 (3.24%) Scrum

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 21 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.58%) CMS
3 5 (0.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.42%) Lync
3 5 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.17%) SAS
5 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.083%) Drupal
6 1 (0.083%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.083%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.083%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.083%) CICS
6 1 (0.083%) FileNet
6 1 (0.083%) Documentum
Applications
1 67 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 66 (5.49%) MS Project
3 29 (2.41%) MS Office
4 28 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.75%) SAP FI
2 9 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.33%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
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
8 2 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.50%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.083%) Taleo
3 1 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.75%) WAN
2 8 (0.67%) Internet
3 5 (0.42%) LAN
4 4 (0.33%) SAN
5 3 (0.25%) Firewall
5 3 (0.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (0.17%) VLAN
6 2 (0.17%) KiloStream
6 2 (0.17%) SS7
6 2 (0.17%) INAP
6 2 (0.17%) DMZ
6 2 (0.17%) HTTP
6 2 (0.17%) ATM
6 2 (0.17%) Broadband
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.42%) Big Data
4 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.33%) MS Access
5 3 (0.25%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.17%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.17%) QlikView
6 2 (0.17%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
7 1 (0.083%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.083%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.083%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.083%) MySQL
7 1 (0.083%) DB2
7 1 (0.083%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.083%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.083%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (0.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.17%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.083%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.083%) Selenium
General
1 445 (36.99%) Finance
2 204 (16.96%) Banking
3 124 (10.31%) Retail
4 82 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 77 (6.40%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.91%) Front Office
7 34 (2.83%) Retail Banking
7 34 (2.83%) Marketing
8 31 (2.58%) German Language
8 31 (2.58%) Back Office
9 28 (2.33%) Manufacturing
10 26 (2.16%) Legal
11 17 (1.41%) Billing
11 17 (1.41%) Advertising
11 17 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.00%) Local Government
13 11 (0.91%) Publishing
14 8 (0.67%) Military
15 6 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.42%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.00%) .NET
2 7 (0.58%) HTML
3 6 (0.50%) XML
4 5 (0.42%) Middleware
5 4 (0.33%) Web Services
5 4 (0.33%) 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%) Spring
6 3 (0.25%) Swing
7 2 (0.17%) HTML5
8 1 (0.083%) JFC
8 1 (0.083%) Mason
8 1 (0.083%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.083%) OLE
8 1 (0.083%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.083%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.083%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (2.91%) NHS
2 27 (2.24%) PMI
3 25 (2.08%) FMCG
4 17 (1.41%) Derivative
5 15 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 15 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 10 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
8 8 (0.67%) Economics
9 7 (0.58%) Reference Data
9 7 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (0.50%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.42%) Social Media
11 5 (0.42%) Equities
12 4 (0.33%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.33%) EPoS
12 4 (0.33%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.33%) CMDB
13 3 (0.25%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.75%) Windows
2 10 (0.83%) Windows 7
3 6 (0.50%) UNIX
4 5 (0.42%) Linux
5 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.17%) Android
5 2 (0.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.083%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (32.17%) Programme Management
2 307 (25.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 307 (25.52%) Project Management
3 283 (23.52%) PRINCE2
4 94 (7.81%) Change Management
5 85 (7.07%) Migration
6 74 (6.15%) Risk Management
7 64 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (4.82%) CRM
9 54 (4.49%) ITIL
10 48 (3.99%) Service Delivery
10 48 (3.99%) Change Control
11 41 (3.41%) PRINCE
12 39 (3.24%) Scrum
12 39 (3.24%) Supplier Management
13 38 (3.16%) E-Commerce
14 35 (2.91%) Business Transformation
15 33 (2.74%) Project Planning
16 31 (2.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 30 (2.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (1.16%) C
2 9 (0.75%) SQL
2 9 (0.75%) Java
3 6 (0.50%) C#
4 2 (0.17%) VBA
4 2 (0.17%) RPG
4 2 (0.17%) R
5 1 (0.083%) SAPscript
5 1 (0.083%) Lingo
5 1 (0.083%) ABAP
5 1 (0.083%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.083%) PHP
5 1 (0.083%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (6.57%) PMI Certification
2 60 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 57 (4.74%) PMP
4 48 (3.99%) SC Cleared
5 43 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 42 (3.49%) Degree
7 33 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.91%) APMP
8 11 (0.91%) ISEB
9 6 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (0.42%) PgMP
10 5 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.17%) CISSP
14 1 (0.083%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.083%) HND
14 1 (0.083%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.16%) QA
2 6 (0.50%) Solvency II
2 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (0.50%) EMIR
3 4 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.33%) SLA
4 3 (0.25%) GxP
4 3 (0.25%) FATCA
4 3 (0.25%) P3O
5 2 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.083%) MiFID
6 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.083%) 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 (0.083%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.083%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.083%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 66 (5.49%) SAP
2 62 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 48 (3.99%) Oracle
4 20 (1.66%) CheckPoint
5 17 (1.41%) IBM
6 15 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (0.91%) Cisco
8 8 (0.67%) Citrix
8 8 (0.67%) VMware
9 6 (0.50%) Murex
10 5 (0.42%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.33%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.33%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.33%) RedPrairie
11 4 (0.33%) Siebel
11 4 (0.33%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.25%) BT
12 3 (0.25%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.25%) Dell
12 3 (0.25%) F5
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