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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 63 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 1.36% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.41% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Average daily rate £500 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £540
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £56.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
-54.40% -27.74%
Programme Manager
Buckinghamshire

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
672 778 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.65% 96.29% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 406 365
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 42
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 10 February 2016, 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 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
6 5 (20.00%) APMP
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) Retail
7 4 (16.00%) Logistics
7 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (12.00%) Presales
8 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.00%) MS Office
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Coaching
10 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
10 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
10 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
10 1 (4.00%) Project Planning

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (16.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 8 (32.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Logistics
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Presales
6 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
8 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) APMP
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) VMware