The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 86 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 21 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.14% 1.44% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.52% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 14
Median daily rate £650 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £790 £720 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £534 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +300.00%
Programme Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1749 1583 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.80% 95.25% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 834 676
Median daily rate £390 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 59 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.54 £10.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Manchester region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Manchester region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 2 £438 -
Programme Manager
North West

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Programme Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Banking
5 7 (18.92%) SAP
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) ERP
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
9 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Retail
10 2 (5.41%) Teradata
10 2 (5.41%) CRM
10 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
10 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (2.70%) Web Operations

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.70%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.70%) DataStage
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (29.73%) Programme Management
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) ERP
4 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (2.70%) Project Governance
8 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) APMP
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Teradata
5 1 (2.70%) Avaya
5 1 (2.70%) Capita
5 1 (2.70%) iSOFT