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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 108 112 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 53 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.02% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.08% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 23
Median daily rate £538 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £785 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £540 £550
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £57.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -
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
3553 3520 2995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.70% 94.65% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2206 2028 1622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 196 180
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £43.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -2 28 £619 +5.31% 8
Cheshire 0 9 £525 +23.52%
Merseyside -5 4 £531 -
Lancashire -2 2 £400 -46.66% 1
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 39 (40.63%) Programme Management
2 35 (36.46%) Finance
3 33 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (27.08%) PRINCE2
6 18 (18.75%) Project Management
7 16 (16.67%) Banking
8 14 (14.58%) Change Management
9 13 (13.54%) SAP
10 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (11.46%) Oracle
12 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.42%) Retail
12 10 (10.42%) Supplier Management
13 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
13 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
14 8 (8.33%) Migration
15 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
15 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (7.29%) Line Management
16 6 (6.25%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
16 6 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
16 6 (6.25%) Business Transformation
16 6 (6.25%) ERP
16 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
17 5 (5.21%) BT
17 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
17 5 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
17 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
17 5 (5.21%) Openreach

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 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
2 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (1.04%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.04%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.04%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SoftLayer
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) DHCP
1 1 (1.04%) Firewall
1 1 (1.04%) LAN
1 1 (1.04%) SAN
1 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.04%) DataStage
2 1 (1.04%) DB2
2 1 (1.04%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Appium
1 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
1 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.04%) Selenium
1 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (36.46%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Banking
3 10 (10.42%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.04%) Economics
4 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.04%) FMCG
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.04%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.04%) PKI
4 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) AIX
2 2 (2.08%) HPUX
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Programme Management
2 33 (34.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (27.08%) PRINCE2
5 18 (18.75%) Project Management
6 14 (14.58%) Change Management
7 12 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (10.42%) Supplier Management
9 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.33%) Migration
11 7 (7.29%) Line Management
11 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
12 6 (6.25%) Business Transformation
12 6 (6.25%) Contingency Planning
12 6 (6.25%) ERP
12 6 (6.25%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.21%) Programme Governance
14 4 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
15 3 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (4.17%) APMP
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) MBA
5 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.04%) QA
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
1 1 (1.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
1 1 (1.04%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) SAP
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle
3 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.21%) BT
4 5 (5.21%) Openreach
5 2 (2.08%) Citrix
5 2 (2.08%) EMC
5 2 (2.08%) HP
5 2 (2.08%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.08%) Teradata
5 2 (2.08%) Xerox
6 1 (1.04%) Capita
6 1 (1.04%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.04%) IBM
6 1 (1.04%) iSOFT
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.04%) Sun
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