The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 115 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 36 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.00% 1.71% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.84% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 20
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £650 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £518
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.00 - £47.50
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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
3369 2874 2211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.25% 92.53% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1925 1552 1049
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 190 177
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.50 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 18 £525 +23.52% 1
Lancashire +8 3 £700 +28.73%
Merseyside -11 3 - -
Cheshire -22 3 £450 -7.69% 1
Cumbria - 1 £540 -
Programme Manager
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 41 (41.84%) Programme Management
3 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 18 (18.37%) Project Management
6 15 (15.31%) Data Centre
7 12 (12.24%) Migration
8 11 (11.22%) VMware
9 10 (10.20%) Citrix
9 10 (10.20%) SAN
9 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (9.18%) Banking
10 9 (9.18%) ERP
10 9 (9.18%) Oracle
11 8 (8.16%) ITIL
11 8 (8.16%) Retail
11 8 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (8.16%) Matrix Management
12 7 (7.14%) SAP
12 7 (7.14%) NHS
13 5 (5.10%) Agresso
13 5 (5.10%) PRINCE
13 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
13 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (5.10%) Local Government
13 5 (5.10%) Portfolio Management
14 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
14 4 (4.08%) Coaching
14 4 (4.08%) Retail Banking
14 4 (4.08%) Agile Software Development

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.02%) SAS
1 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.02%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Agresso
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.02%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.02%) SAP FI-AP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) SAN
2 2 (2.04%) LAN
2 2 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.02%) 4G
3 1 (1.02%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) DB2
1 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 46 (46.94%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Local Government
5 4 (4.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.14%) NHS
3 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.06%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) AS400
5 1 (1.02%) Life Science
5 1 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.06%) UNIX
1 3 (3.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (41.84%) Programme Management
2 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.37%) Project Management
5 12 (12.24%) Migration
6 9 (9.18%) ERP
7 8 (8.16%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (8.16%) Matrix Management
8 5 (5.10%) PRINCE
8 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (5.10%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (4.08%) Coaching
9 4 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.08%) Service Management
9 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.08%) ITSM
10 3 (3.06%) Change Management
10 3 (3.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) COBOL
1 2 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (1.02%) Caml Language
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
1 4 (4.08%) PMP
1 4 (4.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.04%) APMG
3 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.02%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) FINREP
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.02%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) VMware
2 10 (10.20%) Citrix
3 9 (9.18%) Oracle
4 7 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (3.06%) HP
6 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.02%) EMC
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.02%) Teradata
7 1 (1.02%) Actimize
7 1 (1.02%) Syclo
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ANSON MCCADE
Rate: Circa £750- more for right candidate
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Rate: £600 - £660 per day
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