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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 129 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 28 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.89% 1.11% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.18% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 35
Median daily rate £563 £588 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £743 £725 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.54 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+37.06% -43.25%
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
2959 3903 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.07% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2331 1831
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 189 181
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
Manchester -6 15 £550 -4.34% 2
Merseyside -2 5 £450 -5.26%
Cheshire +9 3 £625 +19.04%
Lancashire -8 1 £150 -69.34%
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 26 (32.50%) Programme Management
2 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.00%) Finance
3 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 13 (16.25%) Project Management
5 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (11.25%) Change Management
7 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.00%) Retail
7 8 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 7 (8.75%) Migration
8 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (6.25%) Information Security
10 5 (6.25%) Local Government
10 5 (6.25%) Banking
11 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.00%) Oracle
11 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.00%) CRM
11 4 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (5.00%) SoftLayer
12 3 (3.75%) Test Strategy
12 3 (3.75%) Business Transformation
12 3 (3.75%) Contract Management
12 3 (3.75%) PMP
12 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification

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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (5.00%) SoftLayer
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (1.25%) Broadband
2 1 (1.25%) PSTN
2 1 (1.25%) Softphone
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) Appium
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) Selenium
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Local Government
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Apache Camel
1 1 (1.25%) Middleware
1 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) NHS
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.25%) EPoS
4 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Programme Management
2 22 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.25%) Project Management
4 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.25%) Change Management
6 8 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 7 (8.75%) Migration
8 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.25%) Information Security
9 5 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
10 4 (5.00%) CRM
10 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Operations
10 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.75%) Business Transformation
11 3 (3.75%) Contract Management
11 3 (3.75%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.75%) Test Strategy
12 2 (2.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) CISM
3 2 (2.50%) CISSP
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) GMP
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) BT
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco
4 1 (1.25%) Citrix
4 1 (1.25%) EMC
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) IBM
4 1 (1.25%) NetApp
4 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Sun
4 1 (1.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) Workday