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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 120 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 38 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.99% 1.43% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.53% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 23
Average daily rate
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£650 £556 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.85% +17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £795 £901 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £548 £540 £525
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00
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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
3562 2812 2516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.05% 93.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 1521 1204
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £506 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 193 193
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 26 £675 +12.50% 3
Cheshire -14 5 £425 -5.55%
Lancashire +12 3 £700 +24.44%
Merseyside -12 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 31 July 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 36 (40.45%) Finance
2 22 (24.72%) Programme Management
3 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2
4 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (15.73%) Project Management
5 14 (15.73%) Retail
6 10 (11.24%) Banking
7 7 (7.87%) ITIL
7 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.62%) PMP
9 5 (5.62%) NHS
9 5 (5.62%) Local Government
9 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk
9 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.62%) Migration
9 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.62%) Data Governance
9 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
10 4 (4.49%) Coaching
10 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
10 4 (4.49%) ERP
10 4 (4.49%) ITSM
11 3 (3.37%) Service Management
11 3 (3.37%) PRINCE
11 3 (3.37%) Information Security
11 3 (3.37%) ETL
11 3 (3.37%) CRM
11 3 (3.37%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.12%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.12%) SAS
1 1 (1.12%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.12%) Agresso
2 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) WAN
2 2 (2.25%) LAN
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) Intranet
3 1 (1.12%) DSL
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) DB2
1 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) JIRA
General
1 36 (40.45%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Retail
3 10 (11.24%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Local Government
5 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Credit Risk
1 5 (5.62%) NHS
1 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.12%) Social Media
3 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) UNIX
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Programme Management
2 19 (21.35%) PRINCE2
3 18 (20.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (15.73%) Project Management
5 7 (7.87%) ITIL
5 7 (7.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.62%) Migration
7 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.62%) Data Governance
8 4 (4.49%) Coaching
8 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.49%) ITSM
8 4 (4.49%) ERP
9 3 (3.37%) ETL
9 3 (3.37%) CRM
9 3 (3.37%) Service Management
9 3 (3.37%) PRINCE
9 3 (3.37%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.37%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) COBOL
2 1 (1.12%) Java
2 1 (1.12%) Caml Language
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) PMP
1 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.37%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) APMG
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) FINREP
2 1 (1.12%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (3.37%) HP
1 3 (3.37%) Oracle
2 2 (2.25%) SAP
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) EMC
3 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.12%) VMware
3 1 (1.12%) Teradata
3 1 (1.12%) Actimize
3 1 (1.12%) Syclo
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