The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 66 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.68% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £600 £688 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £650 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,320 £743 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £538
% change year-on-year
- +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £25.54 £56.00
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -54.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
656 887 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.36% 94.46% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 505 456
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 59 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.21% +43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £135.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Reading region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Reading region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Reading region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) PMP
5 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) Business Development
6 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (8.33%) Contract Management
7 1 (8.33%) Workday
7 1 (8.33%) Concur
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) DWDM
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (16.67%) Business Development
5 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) EAM
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Ariba
3 1 (8.33%) Concur
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Workday