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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 88 70 109
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 48 60 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.53% 2.07% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.24% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £490 £457
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £901 £600 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%
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
2900 2679 3058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.50% 92.54% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1608 1313 1560
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 201 224
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 27 £500 +2.56% 4
Cheshire -16 7 £413 -8.33% 1
Merseyside -18 2 - -
Lancashire -12 1 £563 +28.57%
Cumbria - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 39 (38.61%) Finance
2 35 (34.65%) Project Management
3 29 (28.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (26.73%) Programme Management
5 26 (25.74%) PRINCE2
6 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
7 15 (14.85%) MS Visio
7 15 (14.85%) MS Project
8 14 (13.86%) Migration
8 14 (13.86%) Retail
9 13 (12.87%) Banking
9 13 (12.87%) ITIL
9 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
10 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
12 7 (6.93%) Change Management
12 7 (6.93%) Retail Banking
13 6 (5.94%) QA
13 6 (5.94%) CRM
14 5 (4.95%) PMP
14 5 (4.95%) Internet
14 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
14 5 (4.95%) Advertising
14 5 (4.95%) Scrum
14 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (4.95%) Agile Project Management
15 4 (3.96%) Portfolio Management
15 4 (3.96%) Supplier Management
15 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Project
1 15 (14.85%) MS Visio
2 13 (12.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.97%) MS Office
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.99%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
General
1 39 (38.61%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Retail
3 13 (12.87%) Banking
4 7 (6.93%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.95%) Advertising
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Billing
7 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.97%) PMI
2 2 (1.98%) NHS
2 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (1.98%) New Media
3 1 (0.99%) GIS
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.98%) Windows
1 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Project Management
2 29 (28.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (26.73%) Programme Management
4 26 (25.74%) PRINCE2
5 14 (13.86%) Migration
6 13 (12.87%) ITIL
7 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.93%) Change Management
9 6 (5.94%) CRM
10 5 (4.95%) Scrum
10 5 (4.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.95%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (3.96%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (3.96%) Supplier Management
12 3 (2.97%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.97%) Information Security
12 3 (2.97%) Business Analysis
13 2 (1.98%) PRINCE
13 2 (1.98%) Six Sigma
13 2 (1.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) C
1 2 (1.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.95%) PMP
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.97%) ISEB
6 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) APMP
7 1 (0.99%) CISSP
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.99%) CISA
7 1 (0.99%) GIAC
7 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) GxP
2 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) SAP
3 2 (1.98%) Cisco
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.99%) Avaya
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) Capita
Manchester
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 23 days ago