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 22 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 185 168 176
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 589 584 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.21% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.30% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 388 399
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £590
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.53%
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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +1 291 £615 - 55
South East +12 110 £515 -6.36% 9
North West -16 50 £500 - 10
West Midlands +6 36 £525 -13.40% 5
South West -31 34 £500 -0.29% 9
Yorkshire +17 30 £558 +11.50% 9
East Midlands +2 18 £525 -23.63% 3
East of England -43 17 £500 -23.07% 4
North East -38 2 £500 -16.66%
Midlands - 2 £545 -
Programme Manager
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 394 (33.14%) Finance
2 393 (33.05%) Programme Management
3 297 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 291 (24.47%) Project Management
5 276 (23.21%) PRINCE2
6 194 (16.32%) Banking
7 167 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (9.92%) Retail
9 93 (7.82%) Change Management
10 80 (6.73%) Investment Banking
11 78 (6.56%) Risk Management
12 72 (6.06%) Telecoms
13 71 (5.97%) Migration
14 69 (5.80%) MS Project
15 68 (5.72%) Security Cleared
16 62 (5.21%) PMI Certification
17 60 (5.05%) MS Excel
17 60 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
18 59 (4.96%) CRM
18 59 (4.96%) Microsoft
18 59 (4.96%) Change Control
19 52 (4.37%) SAP
19 52 (4.37%) ITIL
20 50 (4.21%) Degree
21 48 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 48 (4.04%) Scrum
22 47 (3.95%) SC Cleared
23 46 (3.87%) Oracle
23 46 (3.87%) E-Commerce
24 45 (3.78%) QA

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 18 (1.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (0.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.50%) CMS
4 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (0.42%) Lync
5 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.17%) SAS
7 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.084%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.084%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 69 (5.80%) MS Project
2 60 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 35 (2.94%) MS Office
4 29 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (1.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.50%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.50%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.42%) 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 SRM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.17%) HFM
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.93%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.084%) Taleo
3 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.084%) SaaS
3 1 (0.084%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.26%) Internet
2 6 (0.50%) WAN
3 5 (0.42%) SAN
3 5 (0.42%) LAN
4 4 (0.34%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.17%) LTE
6 2 (0.17%) ATM
6 2 (0.17%) Broadband
6 2 (0.17%) MPLS
6 2 (0.17%) SS7
6 2 (0.17%) INAP
6 2 (0.17%) MVNO
6 2 (0.17%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.17%) 4G
7 1 (0.084%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.084%) Firewall
7 1 (0.084%) Intranet
7 1 (0.084%) NAS
7 1 (0.084%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.42%) Big Data
3 4 (0.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.34%) MS Access
4 3 (0.25%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.17%) QlikView
5 2 (0.17%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.17%) MySQL
5 2 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (0.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.084%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.084%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.084%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.084%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.084%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.42%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.17%) JIRA
2 2 (0.17%) PVCS
3 1 (0.084%) Hudson
3 1 (0.084%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.084%) LoadRunner
General
1 394 (33.14%) Finance
2 194 (16.32%) Banking
3 118 (9.92%) Retail
4 80 (6.73%) Investment Banking
5 72 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.94%) Marketing
7 33 (2.78%) Front Office
8 31 (2.61%) Manufacturing
9 30 (2.52%) Retail Banking
10 24 (2.02%) Back Office
11 22 (1.85%) Legal
12 16 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (1.26%) Publishing
14 14 (1.18%) Billing
14 14 (1.18%) Advertising
14 14 (1.18%) German Language
15 10 (0.84%) Local Government
15 10 (0.84%) Automotive
16 9 (0.76%) Military
17 7 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.43%) .NET
2 7 (0.59%) Middleware
3 6 (0.50%) XML
4 5 (0.42%) HTML
5 4 (0.34%) CSS
5 4 (0.34%) Web Services
6 3 (0.25%) Mason
6 3 (0.25%) Spring
6 3 (0.25%) Swing
6 3 (0.25%) FpML
6 3 (0.25%) JSP
6 3 (0.25%) Struts
7 1 (0.084%) SOAP
7 1 (0.084%) J2EE
7 1 (0.084%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.084%) COM
7 1 (0.084%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.084%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (2.52%) NHS
3 27 (2.27%) PMI
4 21 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 18 (1.51%) FMCG
6 14 (1.18%) Derivative
7 13 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (0.67%) IPTV
8 8 (0.67%) Credit Risk
8 8 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.59%) User Experience
10 6 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (0.50%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.50%) Social Media
10 6 (0.50%) Economics
11 5 (0.42%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.42%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.42%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.34%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.09%) Windows
2 6 (0.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (0.25%) Linux
3 3 (0.25%) UNIX
4 1 (0.084%) Android
4 1 (0.084%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (33.05%) Programme Management
2 297 (24.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 291 (24.47%) Project Management
4 276 (23.21%) PRINCE2
5 167 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (7.82%) Change Management
7 78 (6.56%) Risk Management
8 71 (5.97%) Migration
9 59 (4.96%) CRM
9 59 (4.96%) Change Control
10 52 (4.37%) ITIL
11 48 (4.04%) Scrum
12 46 (3.87%) E-Commerce
13 42 (3.53%) Supplier Management
14 39 (3.28%) PRINCE
15 38 (3.20%) Business Transformation
16 37 (3.11%) Service Delivery
17 35 (2.94%) ERP
18 32 (2.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 32 (2.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (1.35%) C
2 12 (1.01%) Java
3 9 (0.76%) SQL
4 5 (0.42%) RPG
5 4 (0.34%) C#
6 2 (0.17%) VBA
6 2 (0.17%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.17%) PHP
6 2 (0.17%) R
7 1 (0.084%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.084%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 68 (5.72%) Security Cleared
2 62 (5.21%) PMI Certification
3 50 (4.21%) Degree
4 48 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 47 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 40 (3.36%) PMP
7 33 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.93%) APMP
9 10 (0.84%) ISEB
10 8 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.25%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.25%) PgMP
12 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.084%) MCTS
14 1 (0.084%) HND
14 1 (0.084%) CISSP
14 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.78%) QA
2 12 (1.01%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.50%) EMIR
4 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.34%) FATCA
4 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.25%) SLA
5 3 (0.25%) COBIT
5 3 (0.25%) P3O
6 2 (0.17%) UCITS
6 2 (0.17%) MiFID
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.084%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (4.96%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.37%) SAP
3 46 (3.87%) Oracle
4 24 (2.02%) IBM
5 21 (1.77%) CheckPoint
6 19 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.67%) Cisco
8 7 (0.59%) Guidewire
9 6 (0.50%) VMware
10 5 (0.42%) HP
10 5 (0.42%) TOWER Software
11 4 (0.34%) Google
11 4 (0.34%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.34%) Murex
12 3 (0.25%) Lotus
12 3 (0.25%) BMC
12 3 (0.25%) Citrix
12 3 (0.25%) Adobe
12 3 (0.25%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.25%) hybris
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