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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 198 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 559 606 554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 1.27% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.36% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 418 365
Average daily rate
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£575 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £800 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £57.00 - £34.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.80 - £23.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 - £44.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 - £47.50
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
46002 44397 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.72% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29583 27602 24612
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1748 1803 1983
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.54 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -5 306 £600 -7.69% 58
South East -21 104 £510 -7.27% 12
North West -25 33 £625 +21.95% 2
South West -14 26 £523 -5.00% 7
Yorkshire -12 22 £525 - 7
West Midlands -17 17 £560 +12.00% 7
East of England -8 16 £575 +4.54% 6
East Midlands -10 13 £480 -16.52% 1
Midlands +6 8 £600 -4.00%
North East -21 5 £403 -30.00% 1
South Coast - 1 £650 -
Programme Manager
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 375 (31.57%) Finance
2 354 (29.80%) Programme Management
3 288 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 269 (22.64%) Project Management
5 251 (21.13%) PRINCE2
6 197 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
7 168 (14.14%) Banking
8 125 (10.52%) Retail
9 90 (7.58%) Security Cleared
10 89 (7.49%) Migration
11 87 (7.32%) Risk Management
12 82 (6.90%) Change Management
13 77 (6.48%) SAP
14 69 (5.81%) Data Centre
15 68 (5.72%) CRM
16 65 (5.47%) Degree
17 63 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
18 62 (5.22%) Oracle
19 58 (4.88%) SC Cleared
19 58 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 54 (4.55%) E-Commerce
21 53 (4.46%) PMI Certification
21 53 (4.46%) Change Control
22 51 (4.29%) ITIL
23 50 (4.21%) Waterfall
24 49 (4.12%) NHS
25 47 (3.96%) QA
26 46 (3.87%) Telecoms
26 46 (3.87%) Scrum
26 46 (3.87%) Business Transformation

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 37 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.35%) CMS
3 14 (1.18%) Lync
4 9 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.34%) SAS
6 4 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.34%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.34%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.17%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.084%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.084%) Confluence
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.084%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.084%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.084%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.084%) Apache
8 1 (0.084%) Documentum
Applications
1 37 (3.11%) MS Project
2 36 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.27%) MS Office
4 13 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
7 2 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.67%) SAP BPC
3 7 (0.59%) SAP FSCM
3 7 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.59%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.51%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.34%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.34%) Agresso
6 4 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.34%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.25%) Maximo
7 3 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.26%) Office 365
2 5 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.34%) PaaS
4 2 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.084%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.19%) WAN
2 16 (1.35%) LAN
3 15 (1.26%) Intranet
4 6 (0.51%) Internet
4 6 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.42%) SAN
5 5 (0.42%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.25%) 4G
6 3 (0.25%) Firewall
6 3 (0.25%) WebEx
7 2 (0.17%) MVNO
7 2 (0.17%) VoLTE
7 2 (0.17%) VPN
7 2 (0.17%) LTE
7 2 (0.17%) Extranet
8 1 (0.084%) 3G
8 1 (0.084%) MPLS
8 1 (0.084%) RTP
8 1 (0.084%) NAS
8 1 (0.084%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (0.84%) SAP BW
3 8 (0.67%) SAP BI
4 6 (0.51%) QualityStage
4 6 (0.51%) Big Data
5 5 (0.42%) DB2
6 4 (0.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.25%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.17%) Clementine
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.17%) MS Access
9 1 (0.084%) MySQL
9 1 (0.084%) DataStage
9 1 (0.084%) DTS
9 1 (0.084%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.084%) QlikView
9 1 (0.084%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.084%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.084%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.084%) HP UFT
General
1 375 (31.57%) Finance
2 168 (14.14%) Banking
3 125 (10.52%) Retail
4 46 (3.87%) Telecoms
5 44 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 37 (3.11%) Marketing
7 25 (2.10%) Front Office
8 19 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.43%) Retail Banking
10 16 (1.35%) Local Government
10 16 (1.35%) Publishing
10 16 (1.35%) Law
10 16 (1.35%) Legal
11 12 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.01%) Advertising
12 11 (0.93%) Billing
13 9 (0.76%) Back Office
14 6 (0.51%) Automotive
15 5 (0.42%) Military
15 5 (0.42%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (0.59%) .NET
2 5 (0.42%) HTML
3 3 (0.25%) HTML5
4 2 (0.17%) Middleware
4 2 (0.17%) Web Services
4 2 (0.17%) Swing
5 1 (0.084%) JMS
5 1 (0.084%) XML
5 1 (0.084%) DOM
5 1 (0.084%) J2EE
5 1 (0.084%) COM
5 1 (0.084%) CSS
5 1 (0.084%) JDBC
5 1 (0.084%) LAMP
5 1 (0.084%) GWT
5 1 (0.084%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.084%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.084%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.81%) Data Centre
2 63 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (4.12%) NHS
4 25 (2.10%) Management Information System
5 22 (1.85%) PMI
6 21 (1.77%) User Experience
7 13 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (1.09%) Derivative
7 13 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 11 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 11 (0.93%) Fixed Income
9 9 (0.76%) Equities
10 8 (0.67%) Market Risk
10 8 (0.67%) Informatics
10 8 (0.67%) FMCG
11 7 (0.59%) Economics
12 6 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (0.51%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.51%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (1.52%) Windows
2 8 (0.67%) UNIX
3 6 (0.51%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.25%) Linux
4 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.17%) Solaris
5 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.084%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.084%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.084%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.084%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.084%) AIX
6 1 (0.084%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (29.80%) Programme Management
2 288 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 269 (22.64%) Project Management
4 251 (21.13%) PRINCE2
5 197 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (7.49%) Migration
7 87 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 82 (6.90%) Change Management
9 68 (5.72%) CRM
10 58 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 54 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 53 (4.46%) Change Control
13 51 (4.29%) ITIL
14 50 (4.21%) Waterfall
15 46 (3.87%) Scrum
15 46 (3.87%) Business Transformation
16 38 (3.20%) Coaching
17 37 (3.11%) Test Strategy
18 36 (3.03%) Supplier Management
19 35 (2.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (2.02%) C
2 13 (1.09%) Java
3 7 (0.59%) SQL
4 5 (0.42%) COBOL
5 3 (0.25%) R
6 2 (0.17%) Caml Language
6 2 (0.17%) Python
7 1 (0.084%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.084%) VB
7 1 (0.084%) ABAP
7 1 (0.084%) Perl
7 1 (0.084%) PHP
7 1 (0.084%) C++
Qualifications
1 90 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 65 (5.47%) Degree
3 58 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 53 (4.46%) PMI Certification
5 44 (3.70%) PMP
6 32 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 27 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.43%) APMP
9 14 (1.18%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.18%) ISEB
10 13 (1.09%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.51%) CISSP
14 5 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (0.25%) CISA
16 2 (0.17%) CISM
16 2 (0.17%) SAP Certification
16 2 (0.17%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.96%) QA
2 7 (0.59%) PCI DSS
2 7 (0.59%) SLA
2 7 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.51%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.34%) FATCA
4 4 (0.34%) EMIR
5 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.17%) FINREP
6 2 (0.17%) P3O
6 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.084%) GMP
7 1 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.084%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.25%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.17%) XenApp
4 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.084%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.084%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.084%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.084%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.084%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.084%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 77 (6.48%) SAP
2 62 (5.22%) Oracle
3 45 (3.79%) Microsoft
4 22 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 21 (1.77%) IBM
6 12 (1.01%) Reuters
6 12 (1.01%) HP
7 11 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (0.93%) VMware
8 7 (0.59%) Teradata
9 6 (0.51%) hybris
10 5 (0.42%) Retek
10 5 (0.42%) EMC
10 5 (0.42%) Citrix
10 5 (0.42%) Adobe
10 5 (0.42%) Cisco
11 4 (0.34%) Lotus
12 3 (0.25%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.25%) Sophis
12 3 (0.25%) RedPrairie
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