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 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 142 137 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 106 108 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.14% 1.22% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.31% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 72 55
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£525 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £426 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £749 £716
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
8553 8234 9061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.18% 92.81% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4750 4342 4208
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 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 512 624
Average hourly rate £16.14 £17.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -11.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £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 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 August 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 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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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
Berkshire +12 33 £500 -2.91% 7
Hampshire -4 20 £500 -13.04% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 17 £473 -12.09%
Surrey +5 13 £575 -4.16% 6
West Sussex +1 9 £494 -29.46%
East Sussex -6 4 £350 +7.69%
Oxfordshire 0 1 £500 -23.07% 3
M4 Corridor - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 70 (31.96%) PRINCE2
2 68 (31.05%) Finance
3 60 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (27.40%) Programme Management
4 57 (26.03%) Project Management
5 25 (11.42%) Retail
6 24 (10.96%) Telecoms
7 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
7 22 (10.05%) Oracle
7 22 (10.05%) MS Project
8 19 (8.68%) Migration
8 19 (8.68%) Security Cleared
9 17 (7.76%) MS Excel
9 17 (7.76%) CRM
10 16 (7.31%) SAP
11 15 (6.85%) SC Cleared
12 14 (6.39%) MS Office
12 14 (6.39%) PMI Certification
13 13 (5.94%) Business Transformation
13 13 (5.94%) Marketing
14 12 (5.48%) Degree
14 12 (5.48%) Change Management
15 10 (4.57%) FMCG
15 10 (4.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (4.57%) ERP
16 9 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (4.11%) ITIL
16 9 (4.11%) PRINCE
16 9 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.91%) SAS
3 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (10.05%) MS Project
2 17 (7.76%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.39%) MS Office
4 9 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.28%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.91%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.91%) HFM
4 2 (0.91%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.46%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.28%) WAN
2 3 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (0.91%) LTE
3 2 (0.91%) VLAN
3 2 (0.91%) KiloStream
3 2 (0.91%) VoIP
3 2 (0.91%) SS7
3 2 (0.91%) INAP
3 2 (0.91%) SAN
4 1 (0.46%) Broadband
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) MVNO
4 1 (0.46%) 4G
4 1 (0.46%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.37%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.37%) Spotfire
2 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.46%) PowerCenter
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.83%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.46%) LoadRunner
General
1 68 (31.05%) Finance
2 25 (11.42%) Retail
3 24 (10.96%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.94%) Marketing
5 10 (4.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.65%) Banking
7 7 (3.20%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.74%) Back Office
9 4 (1.83%) Military
9 4 (1.83%) Billing
9 4 (1.83%) Advertising
10 3 (1.37%) Legal
10 3 (1.37%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.91%) Local Government
12 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.46%) Publishing
12 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.46%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) OLE
2 1 (0.46%) HTML
2 1 (0.46%) Velocity
2 1 (0.46%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.57%) FMCG
2 8 (3.65%) PMI
3 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.28%) NHS
5 3 (1.37%) Social Media
6 2 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.91%) IVR
7 1 (0.46%) EPoS
7 1 (0.46%) GIS
7 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.46%) Informatics
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.83%) Linux
2 2 (0.91%) UNIX
2 2 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.96%) PRINCE2
2 60 (27.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (27.40%) Programme Management
3 57 (26.03%) Project Management
4 19 (8.68%) Migration
5 17 (7.76%) CRM
6 13 (5.94%) Business Transformation
7 12 (5.48%) Change Management
8 10 (4.57%) ERP
9 9 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.11%) ITIL
9 9 (4.11%) PRINCE
10 8 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.65%) Waterfall
10 8 (3.65%) Project Planning
10 8 (3.65%) Risk Management
11 7 (3.20%) Test Management
12 6 (2.74%) Business Analysis
12 6 (2.74%) Supplier Management
12 6 (2.74%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.83%) RPG
2 3 (1.37%) C
3 2 (0.91%) SQL
4 1 (0.46%) Java
4 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.39%) PMI Certification
4 12 (5.48%) Degree
5 9 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.28%) PMP
8 3 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.37%) APMP
9 2 (0.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.46%) ISEB
10 1 (0.46%) PgMP
10 1 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.28%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) GxP
2 1 (0.46%) COBIT
2 1 (0.46%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 22 (10.05%) Microsoft
1 22 (10.05%) Oracle
2 16 (7.31%) SAP
3 5 (2.28%) IBM
3 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (2.28%) VMware
3 5 (2.28%) Guidewire
4 4 (1.83%) Cisco
5 2 (0.91%) BT
5 2 (0.91%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.46%) Informatica
6 1 (0.46%) EMC
6 1 (0.46%) Citrix
6 1 (0.46%) Epicor
6 1 (0.46%) Retek
6 1 (0.46%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.46%) Siebel
6 1 (0.46%) ATG
6 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
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