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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 69 69 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 62 54 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 2.00% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.09% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 17
Average daily rate £600 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £424 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £550
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
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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
2393 2586 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.81% 95.81% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1443 1029
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 62
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
Edinburgh -2 47 £600 +20.00% 2
Glasgow +10 12 £600 +24.67% 5
Fife -1 1 £650 -
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 50 (56.18%) Banking
2 43 (48.31%) Finance
3 21 (23.60%) Retail
4 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (22.47%) Retail Banking
5 17 (19.10%) Migration
6 15 (16.85%) Project Management
7 14 (15.73%) Programme Management
8 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (10.11%) ITIL
10 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
11 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.87%) Change Management
11 7 (7.87%) Test Strategy
12 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
13 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
13 5 (5.62%) Skype
14 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
14 4 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
15 3 (3.37%) Resource Management
15 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk
15 3 (3.37%) Matrix Management
15 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 3 (3.37%) Investment Management
15 3 (3.37%) Reference Data
15 3 (3.37%) Data Management
15 3 (3.37%) Data Security

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) CICS
3 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) GIS
2 1 (1.12%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) HP UFT
General
1 50 (56.18%) Banking
2 43 (48.31%) Finance
3 21 (23.60%) Retail
4 20 (22.47%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.25%) Derivative
5 2 (2.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.12%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) PMI
6 1 (1.12%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
1 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (19.10%) Migration
3 15 (16.85%) Project Management
4 14 (15.73%) Programme Management
5 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (10.11%) ITIL
7 7 (7.87%) Change Management
7 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.87%) Test Strategy
8 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.62%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.37%) Data Management
10 3 (3.37%) Data Security
10 3 (3.37%) Information Governance
10 3 (3.37%) Investment Management
10 3 (3.37%) Matrix Management
10 3 (3.37%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (2.25%) Line Management
11 2 (2.25%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
1 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) PgMP
2 2 (2.25%) PMP
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) GoldenSource
2 2 (2.25%) HP
2 2 (2.25%) IBM
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) Dell
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