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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 198 175 191
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 580 564 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.19% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.28% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 351 310
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £750 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £515 £475
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.97 £83.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.58% -73.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £92.50
Programme Manager
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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
47128 44016 44499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.58% 92.83% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 30301 27208 25510
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1945 1919 2403
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 25 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 November 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 -21 273 £650 +5.69% 49
South East -13 105 £500 +1.01% 14
South West -2 51 £500 +10.98% 5
North West -12 49 £490 -12.88% 5
Yorkshire +12 43 £600 +18.22% 11
West Midlands -4 27 £675 +35.00% 4
East Midlands +4 16 £600 +45.01% 2
East of England -12 13 £575 -6.12% 2
North East -34 3 £669 +83.25% 1
Midlands - 3 £560 -
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 408 (34.61%) Programme Management
2 363 (30.79%) Finance
3 276 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 271 (22.99%) Project Management
5 250 (21.20%) PRINCE2
6 198 (16.79%) Banking
7 171 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
8 110 (9.33%) Retail
9 102 (8.65%) Change Management
10 83 (7.04%) Risk Management
11 77 (6.53%) Telecoms
12 73 (6.19%) Security Cleared
13 69 (5.85%) Investment Banking
14 65 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
15 64 (5.43%) Microsoft
16 62 (5.26%) Change Control
17 59 (5.00%) Migration
17 59 (5.00%) CRM
17 59 (5.00%) ITIL
17 59 (5.00%) Degree
18 58 (4.92%) MS Project
19 54 (4.58%) PMI Certification
20 53 (4.50%) SAP
21 52 (4.41%) E-Commerce
22 50 (4.24%) Oracle
23 49 (4.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 48 (4.07%) MS Excel
25 46 (3.90%) Supplier Management
26 44 (3.73%) SC Cleared
27 43 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 23 (1.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (0.51%) Lync
3 5 (0.42%) CMS
4 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.25%) WordPress
5 3 (0.25%) Jadu
6 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.17%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.17%) SAS
6 2 (0.17%) Documentum
6 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (4.92%) MS Project
2 48 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 39 (3.31%) MS Office
4 25 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.34%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.34%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.25%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.25%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.25%) SAP WM
5 3 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.25%) SAP SRM
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.17%) HFM
6 2 (0.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.85%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.085%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.36%) Internet
2 10 (0.85%) WAN
3 7 (0.59%) LAN
4 5 (0.42%) Intranet
4 5 (0.42%) MPLS
4 5 (0.42%) Firewall
4 5 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (0.34%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.25%) ATM
6 3 (0.25%) Broadband
6 3 (0.25%) BGP
6 3 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.25%) 4G
6 3 (0.25%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.17%) LTE
7 2 (0.17%) Wireless
7 2 (0.17%) SS7
7 2 (0.17%) INAP
7 2 (0.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (0.42%) Data Mining
2 4 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (0.34%) Big Data
3 3 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.17%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.17%) QlikView
4 2 (0.17%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.17%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.085%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.085%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.085%) MySQL
5 1 (0.085%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (0.42%) TestDirector
2 4 (0.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.17%) PVCS
4 1 (0.085%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.085%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.085%) Hudson
General
1 363 (30.79%) Finance
2 198 (16.79%) Banking
3 110 (9.33%) Retail
4 77 (6.53%) Telecoms
5 69 (5.85%) Investment Banking
6 35 (2.97%) Marketing
7 33 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 30 (2.54%) Legal
8 30 (2.54%) Retail Banking
9 28 (2.37%) Front Office
10 20 (1.70%) Advertising
11 18 (1.53%) Local Government
12 15 (1.27%) Back Office
13 14 (1.19%) Publishing
14 13 (1.10%) Billing
15 12 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.93%) Automotive
17 10 (0.85%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.85%) Law
18 7 (0.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.36%) .NET
2 7 (0.59%) Middleware
3 4 (0.34%) Web Services
4 2 (0.17%) Mason
4 2 (0.17%) HTML
5 1 (0.085%) COM
5 1 (0.085%) SOAP
5 1 (0.085%) J2EE
5 1 (0.085%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.085%) Velocity
5 1 (0.085%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 65 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (3.05%) NHS
3 26 (2.21%) PMI
4 22 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.87%) Open Source
5 14 (1.19%) Social Media
5 14 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (1.02%) FMCG
6 12 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 10 (0.85%) Online Banking
7 10 (0.85%) Derivative
7 10 (0.85%) User Experience
8 8 (0.68%) IPTV
9 7 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (0.51%) Economics
10 6 (0.51%) EPoS
11 5 (0.42%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.34%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.34%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.44%) Windows
2 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
3 8 (0.68%) Linux
4 4 (0.34%) UNIX
5 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.085%) Android
7 1 (0.085%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (34.61%) Programme Management
2 276 (23.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 271 (22.99%) Project Management
4 250 (21.20%) PRINCE2
5 171 (14.50%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (8.65%) Change Management
7 83 (7.04%) Risk Management
8 62 (5.26%) Change Control
9 59 (5.00%) Migration
9 59 (5.00%) CRM
9 59 (5.00%) ITIL
10 52 (4.41%) E-Commerce
11 46 (3.90%) Supplier Management
12 43 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 43 (3.65%) Dependency Management
13 42 (3.56%) Matrix Management
13 42 (3.56%) ERP
14 36 (3.05%) PRINCE
14 36 (3.05%) Scrum
15 34 (2.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.04%) C
2 11 (0.93%) SQL
3 9 (0.76%) Java
4 5 (0.42%) RPG
5 2 (0.17%) R
6 1 (0.085%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.085%) C#
6 1 (0.085%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.085%) PHP
6 1 (0.085%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.085%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 59 (5.00%) Degree
3 54 (4.58%) PMI Certification
4 49 (4.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 44 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 37 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 32 (2.71%) PMP
8 15 (1.27%) ISEB
9 13 (1.10%) APMP
10 9 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
12 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.25%) PgMP
15 2 (0.17%) CISA
15 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.17%) CISSP
16 1 (0.085%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 1 (0.085%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 1 (0.085%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.65%) QA
2 12 (1.02%) Solvency II
3 8 (0.68%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.51%) FATCA
5 5 (0.42%) SLA
6 4 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.34%) P3O
6 4 (0.34%) EMIR
6 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.25%) GxP
7 3 (0.25%) COBIT
7 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.17%) MiFID
8 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.17%) UCITS
8 2 (0.17%) COREP
8 2 (0.17%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.17%) Puppet
3 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (5.43%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.50%) SAP
3 50 (4.24%) Oracle
4 34 (2.88%) CheckPoint
5 19 (1.61%) IBM
6 16 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.59%) HP
7 7 (0.59%) Hyperion
7 7 (0.59%) Guidewire
8 5 (0.42%) Cisco
8 5 (0.42%) Cadence
9 4 (0.34%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.25%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.25%) Lotus
10 3 (0.25%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.25%) BMC
10 3 (0.25%) ATG
10 3 (0.25%) Google
10 3 (0.25%) F5
11 2 (0.17%) hybris
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