The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 56 67 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 27 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.03% 0.82% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.87% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
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£500 £488 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £409 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £845 £675 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%
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
1259 1145 1297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.88% 94.24% 90.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 585 633
Average daily rate £335 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £214 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 93 105
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.75 £37.30
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 Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Manchester 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Programme Manager
North West

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 23 (46.94%) Project Management
3 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
4 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (24.49%) Migration
5 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL
6 11 (22.45%) MS Project
6 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
8 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.24%) Banking
9 6 (12.24%) Retail
10 5 (10.20%) CRM
10 5 (10.20%) Internet
10 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
12 2 (4.08%) Change Control
12 2 (4.08%) New Media
12 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
12 2 (4.08%) Advertising
12 2 (4.08%) Scrum
12 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
13 1 (2.04%) Dependency Management
13 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
13 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
13 1 (2.04%) Change Management

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Project
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Local Government
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
3 12 (24.49%) Migration
3 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.45%) Programme Management
4 11 (22.45%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) CRM
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Change Control
7 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.04%) Dependency Management
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) APMP
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.04%) Capita
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