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 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 109 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 29 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 1.32% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.38% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 22
Median daily rate £500 £550 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £420 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £780 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £539 £540
% change year-on-year
-0.23% -0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.50 £57.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.38% -
Programme Manager
UK

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
2403 3034 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.98% 95.17% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1367
Median daily rate £350 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh -20 16 £550 -22.80% 1
Glasgow +5 9 £450 -3.84%
Renfrewshire -22 1 £380 -
Highlands - 1 £625 -
Programme Manager
UK

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Banking
3 18 (22.50%) Retail
3 18 (22.50%) Programme Management
4 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (21.25%) Retail Banking
5 14 (17.50%) Migration
6 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.00%) Project Management
7 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
7 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
8 9 (11.25%) Network Management
8 9 (11.25%) EDRMS
9 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.25%) Change Management
11 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
11 4 (5.00%) Skype
11 4 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (5.00%) Charles River
11 4 (5.00%) ITIL
11 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
11 4 (5.00%) Credit Risk
12 3 (3.75%) Test Management
12 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
12 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
12 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.75%) PMP
12 3 (3.75%) Front Office

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 4 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.25%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Banking
3 18 (22.50%) Retail
4 17 (21.25%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.75%) Front Office
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Law
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.25%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.25%) PMI
3 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Programme Management
2 17 (21.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (17.50%) Migration
4 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 12 (15.00%) Project Management
4 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
5 11 (13.75%) Test Strategy
6 9 (11.25%) Network Management
7 8 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.25%) Change Management
9 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
9 4 (5.00%) ITIL
10 3 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.75%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.75%) Service Management
10 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 3 (3.75%) Test Management
11 2 (2.50%) Application Virtualisation
11 2 (2.50%) Programme Governance
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) PMP
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.25%) APMP
4 1 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.25%) PgMP
4 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) Charles River
2 1 (1.25%) VMware