The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 79 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 49 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.66% 0.97% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.04% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 15
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£500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £693 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £538 £513
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+296.42% -
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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
2775 2305 1965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 93.36% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1158 1004
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 56 46
Average hourly rate £16.86 £16.00 £16.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% -5.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 30 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh +13 28 £500 - 3
Glasgow +5 13 £500 +8.10% 4
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 33 (33.00%) Finance
2 30 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (29.00%) Programme Management
4 23 (23.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.00%) Change Management
5 17 (17.00%) Banking
6 16 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.00%) SAP
8 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (8.00%) Law
10 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (7.00%) SAP EHS
10 7 (7.00%) Performance Management
11 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
11 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.00%) Wealth Management
11 6 (6.00%) Retail
12 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
12 5 (5.00%) Web Design
12 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
12 5 (5.00%) Internet
12 5 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
12 5 (5.00%) Change Control
13 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
13 4 (4.00%) Retail Banking
13 4 (4.00%) Coaching
13 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (4.00%) Supplier Management
14 3 (3.00%) Migration

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) MS Project
1 1 (1.00%) MS Office
1 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) SAP EHS
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
General
1 33 (33.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Law
4 6 (6.00%) Retail
5 4 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.00%) Legal
7 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.00%) Military
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (1.00%) Electronics
8 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.00%) FMCG
2 2 (2.00%) NHS
2 2 (2.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.00%) RMADS
3 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.00%) DTV
3 1 (1.00%) e-Health
3 1 (1.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (29.00%) Programme Management
3 23 (23.00%) Project Management
4 17 (17.00%) Change Management
5 16 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (7.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (6.00%) Wealth Management
9 6 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (5.00%) Change Control
10 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.00%) Web Design
11 4 (4.00%) Supplier Management
11 4 (4.00%) Coaching
12 3 (3.00%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 2 (2.00%) CISSP
4 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.00%) CISA
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) SAP
2 3 (3.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.00%) BT
3 1 (1.00%) Capita
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco
3 1 (1.00%) Citrix
3 1 (1.00%) Avaya
3 1 (1.00%) Informatica
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