The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 91 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 17 56 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 2.17% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 2.31% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 25
Median daily rate £375 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £453 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £750 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - £55.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1639 2422 2629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 93.91% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 1291 1467
Median daily rate £370 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 29 59
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.84 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 12 £343 -33.17%
Edinburgh -20 5 £500 -16.66%
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Scotland region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 15 (51.72%) Programme Management
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (24.14%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Banking
6 5 (17.24%) MS Project
6 5 (17.24%) Office 365
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) People Management
6 5 (17.24%) Programme Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Change Control
7 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
8 3 (10.34%) Primavera
8 3 (10.34%) SAP
8 3 (10.34%) APMP
8 3 (10.34%) PMO
9 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) User Stories
9 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Project
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Primavera
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) QlikView
2 1 (3.45%) Spatial Data
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Project Management
2 15 (51.72%) Programme Management
3 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (24.14%) Migration
4 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (17.24%) Programme Governance
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) Change Control
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
7 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) CRM
8 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Information Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) APMP
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PMP
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
2 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) COREP
3 1 (3.45%) FINREP
3 1 (3.45%) IFRS
3 1 (3.45%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.45%) OpenText
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) Talend