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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 183 171 173
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 604 624 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 1.28% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.38% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 423 373
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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 - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 327 £620 +3.33% 56
South East -5 106 £525 -8.69% 22
North West -9 48 £500 +2.04% 4
West Midlands -6 40 £500 -2.43% 5
South West -31 31 £550 +9.67% 8
East of England -40 21 £513 -21.15% 8
Yorkshire +4 16 £540 +4.34% 5
East Midlands -8 9 £488 -7.14% 5
North East -29 2 £500 -23.07% 2
Midlands - - - -
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 428 (35.49%) Finance
2 399 (33.08%) Programme Management
3 320 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 314 (26.04%) Project Management
5 274 (22.72%) PRINCE2
6 202 (16.75%) Banking
7 128 (10.61%) Retail
8 95 (7.88%) Change Management
9 80 (6.63%) Investment Banking
10 79 (6.55%) Migration
11 78 (6.47%) Telecoms
12 76 (6.30%) Risk Management
13 70 (5.80%) MS Project
13 70 (5.80%) Microsoft
14 69 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
15 68 (5.64%) PMI Certification
16 64 (5.31%) MS Excel
17 61 (5.06%) CRM
18 60 (4.98%) SAP
19 59 (4.89%) Security Cleared
20 55 (4.56%) Change Control
21 53 (4.39%) Oracle
22 52 (4.31%) ITIL
23 47 (3.90%) PMP
24 46 (3.81%) Scrum
25 44 (3.65%) Degree
26 43 (3.57%) Supplier Management
26 43 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 42 (3.48%) SC Cleared
28 41 (3.40%) QA

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.66%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.50%) CMS
3 6 (0.50%) Lync
4 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.25%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.17%) SAS
7 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (0.083%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.083%) Drupal
8 1 (0.083%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.083%) Documentum
8 1 (0.083%) CICS
8 1 (0.083%) FileNet
8 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 70 (5.80%) MS Project
2 64 (5.31%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.32%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (2.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.50%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.50%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.50%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.41%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.33%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP WM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP SRM
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.17%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.17%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.91%) Office 365
2 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.083%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.083%) Taleo
3 1 (0.083%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.00%) Internet
2 9 (0.75%) WAN
3 5 (0.41%) LAN
4 4 (0.33%) SAN
4 4 (0.33%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (0.17%) MVNO
5 2 (0.17%) KiloStream
5 2 (0.17%) MPLS
5 2 (0.17%) SS7
5 2 (0.17%) INAP
5 2 (0.17%) VoIP
5 2 (0.17%) ATM
5 2 (0.17%) Broadband
5 2 (0.17%) VLAN
5 2 (0.17%) LTE
5 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.083%) NAS
6 1 (0.083%) Network Security
6 1 (0.083%) 4G
6 1 (0.083%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (0.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.41%) Big Data
4 4 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.33%) MS Access
4 4 (0.33%) Spotfire
5 2 (0.17%) WebFOCUS
5 2 (0.17%) QlikView
5 2 (0.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.083%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.083%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.083%) DB2
6 1 (0.083%) MySQL
6 1 (0.083%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.083%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (0.41%) JIRA
2 4 (0.33%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.083%) Hudson
4 1 (0.083%) SoapUI
General
1 428 (35.49%) Finance
2 202 (16.75%) Banking
3 128 (10.61%) Retail
4 80 (6.63%) Investment Banking
5 78 (6.47%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.90%) Marketing
7 34 (2.82%) Front Office
8 33 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 32 (2.65%) Back Office
10 31 (2.57%) Retail Banking
11 24 (1.99%) Legal
12 23 (1.91%) German Language
13 19 (1.58%) Advertising
14 18 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (1.33%) Billing
16 11 (0.91%) Publishing
17 8 (0.66%) Military
17 8 (0.66%) Automotive
17 8 (0.66%) Local Government
17 8 (0.66%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.16%) .NET
2 6 (0.50%) Middleware
2 6 (0.50%) HTML
2 6 (0.50%) XML
3 4 (0.33%) CSS
3 4 (0.33%) Web Services
4 3 (0.25%) Mason
4 3 (0.25%) Spring
4 3 (0.25%) Swing
4 3 (0.25%) Struts
4 3 (0.25%) JSP
4 3 (0.25%) J2EE
4 3 (0.25%) FpML
5 1 (0.083%) HTML5
5 1 (0.083%) Velocity
5 1 (0.083%) JFC
5 1 (0.083%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.083%) COM
5 1 (0.083%) SOAP
5 1 (0.083%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (2.65%) NHS
2 24 (1.99%) PMI
2 24 (1.99%) FMCG
3 23 (1.91%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.16%) Derivative
5 11 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (0.83%) Credit Risk
7 9 (0.75%) IPTV
7 9 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
9 6 (0.50%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.50%) Economics
9 6 (0.50%) Reference Data
10 5 (0.41%) Social Media
11 4 (0.33%) Equities
11 4 (0.33%) DTV
11 4 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.33%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.25%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (1.33%) Windows
2 7 (0.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (0.50%) UNIX
4 5 (0.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.083%) Android
5 1 (0.083%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.083%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (33.08%) Programme Management
2 320 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 314 (26.04%) Project Management
4 274 (22.72%) PRINCE2
5 95 (7.88%) Change Management
6 79 (6.55%) Migration
7 76 (6.30%) Risk Management
8 69 (5.72%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (5.06%) CRM
10 55 (4.56%) Change Control
11 52 (4.31%) ITIL
12 46 (3.81%) Scrum
13 43 (3.57%) Supplier Management
14 40 (3.32%) E-Commerce
15 38 (3.15%) ERP
15 38 (3.15%) PRINCE
15 38 (3.15%) Service Delivery
16 37 (3.07%) Business Transformation
17 34 (2.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 31 (2.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (1.08%) C
2 12 (1.00%) Java
3 9 (0.75%) SQL
4 5 (0.41%) C#
5 4 (0.33%) RPG
6 2 (0.17%) VBA
6 2 (0.17%) R
7 1 (0.083%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.083%) PHP
7 1 (0.083%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.083%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 68 (5.64%) PMI Certification
2 59 (4.89%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.90%) PMP
4 44 (3.65%) Degree
5 43 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 42 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 36 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (0.91%) APMP
9 9 (0.75%) ISEB
10 8 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.33%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.33%) PgMP
13 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.17%) CISSP
14 2 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.17%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.083%) HND
15 1 (0.083%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.40%) QA
2 11 (0.91%) Solvency II
3 6 (0.50%) EMIR
4 5 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.25%) COBIT
6 3 (0.25%) SLA
6 3 (0.25%) GxP
6 3 (0.25%) P3O
7 2 (0.17%) FATCA
7 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.083%) MiFID
8 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.083%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.58%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.083%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.083%) Puppet
2 1 (0.083%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.083%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 70 (5.80%) Microsoft
2 60 (4.98%) SAP
3 53 (4.39%) Oracle
4 22 (1.82%) IBM
5 21 (1.74%) CheckPoint
6 17 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (0.83%) Cisco
8 8 (0.66%) VMware
9 5 (0.41%) TOWER Software
9 5 (0.41%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.33%) BT
10 4 (0.33%) Murex
10 4 (0.33%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.33%) Google
11 3 (0.25%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.25%) hybris
11 3 (0.25%) RedPrairie
11 3 (0.25%) Siebel
11 3 (0.25%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.25%) Lotus
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Oxfordshire
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City, London
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South West London
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Coventry
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Rate: £200 - £280 per day + competitive
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Bristol
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London
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