The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had IT Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Programme Manager
Rank 142 159 140
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.094% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.099% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £440 £680 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £619 £675
% change year-on-year
-19.19% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Programme Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3284 4032 3006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.31% 95.25% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2081 2400 1662
Median daily rate £390 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 205 205
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +3.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.50 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IT Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IT Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IT Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Cheshire +16 3 £375 -43.18%
Manchester -3 3 £440 -37.14%
IT Programme Manager
England

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Programme Manager in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Information Security
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) BT
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
7 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
7 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) PKI
1 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management
6 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) BT
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
1 1 (6.25%) Openreach
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Xerox