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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 183 163 181
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 603 597 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.22% 1.27% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.38% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 379 305
Average daily rate
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£585 £573 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -0.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £750 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £530 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.70 £83.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.50% -66.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.21%
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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £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 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +2 297 £650 +6.99% 45
South East -36 95 £500 +5.26% 20
North West -11 55 £500 -9.09% 11
South West -13 48 £513 -6.81% 9
Yorkshire +5 42 £575 -2.12% 6
West Midlands -3 30 £650 +26.82% 5
East of England -20 15 £625 +2.04% 13
East Midlands +13 14 £600 +27.65% 7
North East -26 5 £647 +77.24%
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 393 (33.39%) Programme Management
2 371 (31.52%) Finance
3 281 (23.87%) Project Management
4 278 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 248 (21.07%) PRINCE2
6 178 (15.12%) Banking
7 150 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
8 120 (10.20%) Retail
9 103 (8.75%) Change Management
10 91 (7.73%) Risk Management
11 77 (6.54%) Security Cleared
12 69 (5.86%) Change Control
13 68 (5.78%) Telecoms
14 67 (5.69%) Migration
15 61 (5.18%) SAP
16 58 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
17 57 (4.84%) ITIL
17 57 (4.84%) Microsoft
18 56 (4.76%) MS Project
19 54 (4.59%) CRM
20 53 (4.50%) Supplier Management
21 52 (4.42%) Degree
22 51 (4.33%) PMI Certification
23 50 (4.25%) Investment Banking
24 48 (4.08%) SC Cleared
24 48 (4.08%) ERP
24 48 (4.08%) Oracle
25 47 (3.99%) Dependency Management
26 45 (3.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
27 44 (3.74%) E-Commerce

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.34%) CMS
5 3 (0.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.25%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.25%) WordPress
5 3 (0.25%) Jadu
6 2 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.17%) Documentum
6 2 (0.17%) SAS
6 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.085%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 56 (4.76%) MS Project
2 42 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 34 (2.89%) MS Office
4 21 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.42%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.25%) Agresso
6 3 (0.25%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.17%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.17%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.17%) HFM
7 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.17%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.085%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.085%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.085%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.085%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.93%) Office 365
2 3 (0.25%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.19%) Internet
2 13 (1.10%) WAN
3 8 (0.68%) Firewall
4 6 (0.51%) LAN
5 5 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.42%) MPLS
5 5 (0.42%) Intranet
6 3 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.25%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.25%) 4G
6 3 (0.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.25%) BGP
6 3 (0.25%) ATM
7 2 (0.17%) Wireless
8 1 (0.085%) 2G
8 1 (0.085%) 3G
8 1 (0.085%) Broadband
8 1 (0.085%) SMS
8 1 (0.085%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (0.42%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.34%) Big Data
4 3 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.17%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.17%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.17%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.17%) QlikView
5 2 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.085%) MySQL
6 1 (0.085%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.085%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (0.085%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (0.42%) TestDirector
2 4 (0.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.17%) PVCS
4 1 (0.085%) Hudson
4 1 (0.085%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.085%) LoadRunner
General
1 371 (31.52%) Finance
2 178 (15.12%) Banking
3 120 (10.20%) Retail
4 68 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 50 (4.25%) Investment Banking
6 34 (2.89%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.63%) Retail Banking
8 28 (2.38%) Marketing
9 26 (2.21%) Legal
10 21 (1.78%) Advertising
11 19 (1.61%) Front Office
11 19 (1.61%) Local Government
12 17 (1.44%) Billing
13 15 (1.27%) Back Office
14 12 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (1.02%) Financial Institution
14 12 (1.02%) Publishing
15 11 (0.93%) Automotive
16 10 (0.85%) Law
17 5 (0.42%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.53%) .NET
2 7 (0.59%) Middleware
3 4 (0.34%) 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 (0.085%) SOAP
5 1 (0.085%) LAMP
5 1 (0.085%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.085%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 58 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.57%) NHS
3 24 (2.04%) PMI
3 24 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.04%) Open Source
4 14 (1.19%) Social Media
5 12 (1.02%) Mobile App
5 12 (1.02%) FMCG
5 12 (1.02%) User Experience
6 10 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (0.68%) Derivative
7 8 (0.68%) Online Banking
8 7 (0.59%) IPTV
9 6 (0.51%) Economics
9 6 (0.51%) Credit Risk
9 6 (0.51%) EPoS
9 6 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (0.42%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.34%) DTV
11 4 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.44%) Windows
2 9 (0.76%) Windows 7
3 5 (0.42%) 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (33.39%) Programme Management
2 281 (23.87%) Project Management
3 278 (23.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 248 (21.07%) PRINCE2
5 150 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (8.75%) Change Management
7 91 (7.73%) Risk Management
8 69 (5.86%) Change Control
9 67 (5.69%) Migration
10 57 (4.84%) ITIL
11 54 (4.59%) CRM
12 53 (4.50%) Supplier Management
13 48 (4.08%) ERP
14 47 (3.99%) Dependency Management
15 45 (3.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 44 (3.74%) E-Commerce
17 40 (3.40%) Matrix Management
18 36 (3.06%) PRINCE
19 34 (2.89%) Agile Project Management
19 34 (2.89%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 26 (2.21%) C
2 10 (0.85%) Java
2 10 (0.85%) SQL
3 5 (0.42%) RPG
4 1 (0.085%) C#
4 1 (0.085%) VBA
4 1 (0.085%) Python
4 1 (0.085%) Google Apps Script
4 1 (0.085%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.085%) PHP
4 1 (0.085%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 52 (4.42%) Degree
3 51 (4.33%) PMI Certification
4 48 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 44 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 32 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 31 (2.63%) PMP
8 13 (1.10%) ISEB
8 13 (1.10%) APMP
9 10 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.42%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.17%) CISSP
13 2 (0.17%) CISA
13 2 (0.17%) PgMP
14 1 (0.085%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.085%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 1 (0.085%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.31%) QA
2 13 (1.10%) Solvency II
3 11 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.68%) FATCA
5 6 (0.51%) SLA
6 5 (0.42%) P3O
6 5 (0.42%) EMIR
6 5 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.25%) COBIT
8 3 (0.25%) COREP
8 3 (0.25%) FINREP
8 3 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.25%) GxP
9 2 (0.17%) UCITS
9 2 (0.17%) MiFID
9 2 (0.17%) Basel II
9 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.085%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (5.18%) SAP
2 57 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 48 (4.08%) Oracle
4 38 (3.23%) CheckPoint
5 17 (1.44%) IBM
6 13 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.85%) HP
8 7 (0.59%) Hyperion
9 4 (0.34%) Symantec
9 4 (0.34%) Websense
9 4 (0.34%) ATG
9 4 (0.34%) TOWER Software
9 4 (0.34%) Citrix
9 4 (0.34%) Cisco
9 4 (0.34%) Cadence
9 4 (0.34%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.25%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.25%) hybris
10 3 (0.25%) F5
10 3 (0.25%) Google
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £900 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500-600pd
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £900.00 - £1000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £700 - £875 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £750 - £900 per day + extensions
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £750 to £1,000 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Required IT
Rate: £1000 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago