The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 140 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 110 91 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 1.05% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.13% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 55 52
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£515 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £411 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £726
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -25.53%
Programme Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8509 8083 9242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.02% 92.89% 91.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4734 4294 4302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 507 606
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £39.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Berkshire +11 30 £525 +1.94% 4
Hampshire -4 26 £500 -25.92% 4
Surrey +6 18 £550 +3.52% 2
West Sussex +7 10 £515 -11.20%
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £525 -2.32% 1
Oxfordshire -2 5 £575 -11.53%
East Sussex -12 2 £713 +119.23%
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 76 (33.63%) PRINCE2
2 66 (29.20%) Finance
2 66 (29.20%) Programme Management
3 65 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (25.22%) Project Management
5 30 (13.27%) Telecoms
6 25 (11.06%) MS Project
7 23 (10.18%) Oracle
8 22 (9.73%) Security Cleared
9 21 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (8.85%) Retail
11 19 (8.41%) Migration
11 19 (8.41%) SC Cleared
12 18 (7.96%) Microsoft
13 17 (7.52%) CRM
14 16 (7.08%) MS Office
14 16 (7.08%) MS Excel
14 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (6.64%) Degree
15 15 (6.64%) PMI Certification
16 14 (6.19%) SAP
17 12 (5.31%) .NET
17 12 (5.31%) Marketing
18 11 (4.87%) Test Management
18 11 (4.87%) Business Transformation
18 11 (4.87%) Change Management
18 11 (4.87%) Risk Management
18 11 (4.87%) ITIL
18 11 (4.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 10 (4.42%) PMI

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (1.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.44%) SAS
2 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (11.06%) MS Project
2 16 (7.08%) MS Office
2 16 (7.08%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.88%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.88%) HFM
4 2 (0.88%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.44%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.33%) LAN
1 3 (1.33%) WAN
2 2 (0.88%) SAN
2 2 (0.88%) SS7
2 2 (0.88%) INAP
2 2 (0.88%) LTE
2 2 (0.88%) 4G
3 1 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.44%) MVNO
3 1 (0.44%) NAS
3 1 (0.44%) Broadband
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) 2G
3 1 (0.44%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.33%) Spotfire
2 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.88%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.21%) TestDirector
General
1 66 (29.20%) Finance
2 30 (13.27%) Telecoms
3 20 (8.85%) Retail
4 12 (5.31%) Marketing
5 9 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.54%) Banking
7 6 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.21%) Publishing
8 5 (2.21%) Military
9 4 (1.77%) Billing
9 4 (1.77%) Advertising
10 3 (1.33%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.88%) Back Office
11 2 (0.88%) Legal
12 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.31%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) Velocity
2 1 (0.44%) Mason
2 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.42%) FMCG
2 10 (4.42%) PMI
3 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.33%) Social Media
4 3 (1.33%) NHS
5 2 (0.88%) IVR
5 2 (0.88%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.44%) iPad
6 1 (0.44%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.44%) STB
6 1 (0.44%) Economics
6 1 (0.44%) Informatics
6 1 (0.44%) GIS
6 1 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (0.44%) UNIX
2 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (33.63%) PRINCE2
2 66 (29.20%) Programme Management
3 65 (28.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (25.22%) Project Management
5 21 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (8.41%) Migration
7 17 (7.52%) CRM
8 11 (4.87%) ITIL
8 11 (4.87%) Change Management
8 11 (4.87%) Risk Management
8 11 (4.87%) Test Management
8 11 (4.87%) Business Transformation
9 10 (4.42%) Project Planning
9 10 (4.42%) PRINCE
9 10 (4.42%) E-Commerce
10 9 (3.98%) ERP
11 8 (3.54%) Waterfall
12 6 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.65%) Change Control
12 6 (2.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.21%) C
1 5 (2.21%) RPG
1 5 (2.21%) SQL
2 1 (0.44%) R
2 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (9.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.64%) PMI Certification
3 15 (6.64%) Degree
4 11 (4.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.77%) PMP
7 3 (1.33%) APMP
8 2 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.88%) ISEB
9 1 (0.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.44%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.44%) P3O
2 1 (0.44%) UCITS
2 1 (0.44%) GxP
2 1 (0.44%) COBIT
2 1 (0.44%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 23 (10.18%) Oracle
2 18 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.19%) SAP
4 7 (3.10%) Guidewire
5 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.77%) IBM
7 3 (1.33%) VMware
8 2 (0.88%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.44%) Siebel
9 1 (0.44%) EMC
9 1 (0.44%) Citrix
9 1 (0.44%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.44%) Informatica
9 1 (0.44%) Retek
9 1 (0.44%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.44%) PTC
9 1 (0.44%) hybris
9 1 (0.44%) ATG
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