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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 201 185 175
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 569 588 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.25% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.33% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 403 357
Average daily rate £550 £600 £585
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £770
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.54 - £43.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £56.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
-54.40% -27.74%
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
44618 44325 41838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.46% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29130 28067 25288
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1611 1774 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 297 £575 -11.53% 42
South East -5 88 £525 -2.32% 11
Yorkshire -23 40 £500 -9.09% 6
West Midlands -1 36 £550 -4.34% 7
North West -35 35 £575 +4.54% 4
East of England -2 22 £450 -27.12% 4
East Midlands -9 19 £550 - 5
South West -12 19 £600 +15.66% 5
North East -22 7 £625 -6.56%
Midlands +4 4 £625 +8.69%
South Coast -2 1 £700 - 1
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 402 (35.58%) Finance
2 371 (32.83%) Programme Management
3 310 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 281 (24.87%) Project Management
5 210 (18.58%) PRINCE2
6 173 (15.31%) Banking
7 136 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (9.91%) Migration
9 105 (9.29%) Retail
10 93 (8.23%) Change Management
11 82 (7.26%) Security Cleared
12 75 (6.64%) Risk Management
12 75 (6.64%) SAP
13 63 (5.58%) ERP
13 63 (5.58%) PMI Certification
14 59 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 56 (4.96%) Microsoft
15 56 (4.96%) Degree
16 54 (4.78%) Oracle
17 53 (4.69%) Test Strategy
18 49 (4.34%) Telecoms
18 49 (4.34%) PMP
18 49 (4.34%) NHS
19 48 (4.25%) MS Project
19 48 (4.25%) QA
20 46 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
20 46 (4.07%) SC Cleared
21 45 (3.98%) Project Planning
21 45 (3.98%) Business Transformation
22 44 (3.89%) ITIL

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 19 (1.68%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.24%) CMS
3 9 (0.80%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (0.35%) Documentum
4 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.27%) Confluence
5 3 (0.27%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.18%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.18%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.18%) SAS
6 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.088%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.088%) Captiva
7 1 (0.088%) Drupal
7 1 (0.088%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 48 (4.25%) MS Project
2 25 (2.21%) MS Excel
3 21 (1.86%) MS Office
4 12 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.088%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.62%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.35%) ENOVIA
6 4 (0.35%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.35%) SAP PP
6 4 (0.35%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.35%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.18%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.95%) Office 365
2 9 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.62%) SaaS
4 6 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.18%) IaaS
6 2 (0.18%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 2 (0.18%) Taleo
6 2 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.33%) WAN
2 10 (0.88%) LAN
3 7 (0.62%) Skype
3 7 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 5 (0.44%) WebEx
5 3 (0.27%) Internet
5 3 (0.27%) Intranet
5 3 (0.27%) PBX
5 3 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (0.27%) SNMP
5 3 (0.27%) VPN
6 2 (0.18%) 4G
6 2 (0.18%) Broadband
7 1 (0.088%) Firewall
7 1 (0.088%) HTTP
7 1 (0.088%) ISDN
7 1 (0.088%) MPLS
7 1 (0.088%) PSTN
7 1 (0.088%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (0.88%) QlikView
3 8 (0.71%) Big Data
4 6 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.44%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.18%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.18%) DataStage
7 2 (0.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.18%) Power BI
7 2 (0.18%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.18%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.088%) CorVu
8 1 (0.088%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.088%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (1.15%) JIRA
2 8 (0.71%) HP UFT
2 8 (0.71%) Selenium
3 5 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.44%) JMeter
3 5 (0.44%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.27%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.18%) LoadUI
5 2 (0.18%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.088%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.088%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.088%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.088%) Testopia
6 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.088%) WebDriver
General
1 402 (35.58%) Finance
2 173 (15.31%) Banking
3 105 (9.29%) Retail
4 49 (4.34%) Telecoms
5 38 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 35 (3.10%) Marketing
7 23 (2.04%) Legal
8 20 (1.77%) Front Office
9 18 (1.59%) Local Government
9 18 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 16 (1.42%) Advertising
11 15 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.24%) Law
12 14 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 12 (1.06%) Publishing
14 11 (0.97%) Back Office
15 8 (0.71%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.53%) Automotive
16 6 (0.53%) Billing
16 6 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.50%) Middleware
2 6 (0.53%) .NET
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.18%) Velocity
5 1 (0.088%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.088%) CGI
5 1 (0.088%) CSS
5 1 (0.088%) HTML
5 1 (0.088%) jQuery
5 1 (0.088%) LINQ
5 1 (0.088%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (0.088%) Mason
5 1 (0.088%) MCollective
5 1 (0.088%) Web Services
5 1 (0.088%) XML
5 1 (0.088%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (4.34%) NHS
2 43 (3.81%) Data Centre
3 40 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (2.92%) PMI
5 22 (1.95%) User Experience
6 21 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 20 (1.77%) FMCG
8 16 (1.42%) SWIFT
9 13 (1.15%) Derivative
9 13 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 9 (0.80%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.62%) Equities
12 6 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.53%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.53%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.53%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.35%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.35%) Mobile Payment
13 4 (0.35%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.30%) Windows
2 12 (1.06%) Linux
3 7 (0.62%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.44%) Unix
5 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.18%) Android
6 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.088%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.088%) pSOS
7 1 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.088%) VME
7 1 (0.088%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (32.83%) Programme Management
2 310 (27.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 281 (24.87%) Project Management
4 210 (18.58%) PRINCE2
5 136 (12.04%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (9.91%) Migration
7 93 (8.23%) Change Management
8 75 (6.64%) Risk Management
9 63 (5.58%) ERP
10 59 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 53 (4.69%) Test Strategy
12 46 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 45 (3.98%) Business Transformation
13 45 (3.98%) Project Planning
14 44 (3.89%) ITIL
15 41 (3.63%) Test Management
16 40 (3.54%) CRM
16 40 (3.54%) E-Commerce
16 40 (3.54%) System Integration Testing
17 38 (3.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (1.77%) SQL
2 17 (1.50%) C
2 17 (1.50%) Java
3 2 (0.18%) C#
3 2 (0.18%) C++
3 2 (0.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.18%) Python
4 1 (0.088%) COBOL
4 1 (0.088%) PHP
4 1 (0.088%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 63 (5.58%) PMI Certification
3 56 (4.96%) Degree
4 49 (4.34%) PMP
5 46 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 39 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 24 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (1.68%) DV Cleared
9 15 (1.33%) APMP
10 10 (0.88%) ISEB
11 8 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.71%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) CISSP
13 3 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 2 (0.18%) MBA
14 2 (0.18%) PgMP
15 1 (0.088%) CFA
15 1 (0.088%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.25%) QA
2 21 (1.86%) MiFID
3 10 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.71%) EMIR
5 7 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.62%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.44%) COBIT
7 4 (0.35%) AIFMD
7 4 (0.35%) FATCA
7 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.35%) SLA
8 3 (0.27%) Basel III
8 3 (0.27%) GxP
8 3 (0.27%) P3O
8 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) SEPA
9 2 (0.18%) UCITS
10 1 (0.088%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (0.35%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.18%) vCloud
3 1 (0.088%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.088%) XenApp
3 1 (0.088%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.088%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.088%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.088%) EnCase
3 1 (0.088%) FTK
3 1 (0.088%) SCCM
3 1 (0.088%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 75 (6.64%) SAP
2 56 (4.96%) Microsoft
3 54 (4.78%) Oracle
4 16 (1.42%) IBM
5 11 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (0.88%) CheckPoint
6 10 (0.88%) Remedy
6 10 (0.88%) Tableau
7 9 (0.80%) HP
8 6 (0.53%) Calypso
8 6 (0.53%) hybris
8 6 (0.53%) Intel
9 5 (0.44%) BMC
9 5 (0.44%) Cisco
9 5 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 5 (0.44%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.44%) VMware
10 4 (0.35%) Adobe
10 4 (0.35%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.35%) Siebel
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London
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