The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 66 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 6 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.70% 1.99% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 2.18% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 6
Average daily rate
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£433 £420 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% -21.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £408 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £540 £525
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
834 824 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.64% 90.95% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 497 323
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 57
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) 4G
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Economics
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle