The first table below looks at the demand for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 62 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.93% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.01% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate
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£700 £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £515
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £560 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.49
% change year-on-year
- +13.95%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
805 890 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.05% 91.56% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 386 382
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 42
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.00 £16.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.68% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.52 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.95 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Programme Manager
Berkshire

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 24 July 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) PMP
5 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) GIS
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
2 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) WFM
5 1 (4.76%) Process Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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