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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 96 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 31 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.11% 1.44% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.54% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 16
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£650 £625 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £333 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £800 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%
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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
2572 2341 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.29% 93.83% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1139 1111
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 83 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -10 27 £650 +6.12% 4
Glasgow -12 4 - - 1
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) Banking
3 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (29.85%) Project Management
5 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
6 14 (20.90%) Retail
7 13 (19.40%) Retail Banking
8 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
9 11 (16.42%) Migration
10 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
11 6 (8.96%) Change Management
12 5 (7.46%) Derivative
13 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
13 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (5.97%) Legal
13 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
13 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
13 4 (5.97%) SAN
13 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
13 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (5.97%) MS Office
13 4 (5.97%) SAP
13 4 (5.97%) ITIL
14 3 (4.48%) Six Sigma
14 3 (4.48%) CISSP
14 3 (4.48%) Scrum
14 3 (4.48%) Publishing
14 3 (4.48%) E-business
14 3 (4.48%) Lync

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP EHS
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (52.24%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) Banking
3 14 (20.90%) Retail
4 13 (19.40%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Legal
6 3 (4.48%) Publishing
7 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.99%) German Language
7 2 (2.99%) Advertising
7 2 (2.99%) Front Office
8 1 (1.49%) Back Office
8 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Derivative
2 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.99%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) PMI
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (29.85%) Project Management
3 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
4 12 (17.91%) Programme Management
5 11 (16.42%) Migration
6 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
7 6 (8.96%) Change Management
8 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Investment Management
8 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.97%) ITIL
9 3 (4.48%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.48%) Scrum
9 3 (4.48%) E-business
10 2 (2.99%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.99%) Time Management
10 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.99%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) CISSP
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
1 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.99%) CISA
2 2 (2.99%) CISM
2 2 (2.99%) PMP
2 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) Basel II
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) EMC
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos
3 1 (1.49%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Charles River
3 1 (1.49%) NetApp
3 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.49%) VMware
3 1 (1.49%) Infor
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