The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
England / North West
Rank 109 117 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 27 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 1.10% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.16% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 29
Median daily rate £532 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £715 £780
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - £55.50

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
2501 3627 3181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 95.00% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 2162 1730
Median daily rate £380 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 195 197
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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 Programme Manager across the North West region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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 Programme Manager across the North West region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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 Programme Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -4 11 £513 -21.07% 3
Cheshire +23 5 £619 +7.60% 2
Merseyside -3 3 £463 -22.91% 1
Lancashire +12 2 £350 -
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Programme Manager in the job title.

1 16 (29.63%) Programme Management
2 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.11%) Retail
6 5 (9.26%) Change Management
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
6 5 (9.26%) Programme Governance
7 4 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.41%) ERP
7 4 (7.41%) MS Project
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.41%) Banking
7 4 (7.41%) Migration
7 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.56%) QA
8 3 (5.56%) PMP
8 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.56%) Telecoms

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 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.41%) MS Project
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.85%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (1.85%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) PSTN
2 1 (1.85%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.85%) EDMS
2 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Retail
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (3.70%) Back Office
5 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) PACS
2 2 (3.70%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Programme Management
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
2 15 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Programme Governance
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Business Transformation
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.41%) ERP
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
5 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
6 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) PMI Certification
1 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (3.70%) CISM
3 2 (3.70%) CISSP
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) PgMP
4 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) GMP
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Workday
4 1 (1.85%) BT
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Google
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