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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 116 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 36 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.55% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.64% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 14
Average daily rate £575 £544 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £415 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £768 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £545
% change year-on-year
- +0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £56.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
-54.40% -27.74%
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
3575 3050 2610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.03% 94.25% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2152 1706 1324
Average daily rate £380 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 182 195
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.28 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £40.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 -27 20 £650 +5.05% 2
Cheshire -2 11 £575 +7.72% 1
Merseyside -5 1 £500 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 41 (44.09%) Finance
2 32 (34.41%) Programme Management
3 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (25.81%) Banking
5 21 (22.58%) Project Management
6 16 (17.20%) Retail
7 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (8.60%) SAP
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle
12 6 (6.45%) Test Strategy
12 6 (6.45%) Degree
12 6 (6.45%) C
13 5 (5.38%) ERP
13 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
13 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
13 5 (5.38%) Change Management
13 5 (5.38%) Risk Management
13 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
13 5 (5.38%) Migration
13 5 (5.38%) Supplier Management
13 5 (5.38%) Test Management
13 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (4.30%) SWIFT
14 4 (4.30%) Logistics
14 4 (4.30%) Release Management
14 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
15 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
15 3 (3.23%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Project
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) MPLS
1 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.08%) DataStage
General
1 41 (44.09%) Finance
2 24 (25.81%) Banking
3 16 (17.20%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
6 2 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Law
7 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) SWIFT
3 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.15%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) PMI
5 1 (1.08%) IVR
5 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.08%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Programme Management
2 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (22.58%) Project Management
4 11 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (6.45%) Test Strategy
8 5 (5.38%) Change Management
8 5 (5.38%) ERP
8 5 (5.38%) Migration
8 5 (5.38%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Supplier Management
8 5 (5.38%) Test Management
9 4 (4.30%) Logistics
9 4 (4.30%) Release Management
10 3 (3.23%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.23%) Defect Management
10 3 (3.23%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.45%) C
2 1 (1.08%) COBOL
2 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) PMP
3 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.08%) CISSP
4 1 (1.08%) MBA
4 1 (1.08%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) SAP
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) BT
5 2 (2.15%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.08%) Avaya
6 1 (1.08%) Capita
6 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.08%) iSOFT
6 1 (1.08%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.08%) Teradata
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