The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 196 182 145
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 82 85 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.84% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.89% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 55 58
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £660 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £534 £525
% change year-on-year
+3.04% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £57.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +307.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £56.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +300.00%
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
9175 9514 8893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.34% 94.33% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5576 5217 4881
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 460 487
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £50.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Hampshire +6 27 £450 -16.27% 2
Surrey +2 19 £550 -14.06% 1
Berkshire 0 17 £538 +13.15%
Buckinghamshire +4 6 - -
West Sussex -19 5 £396 -32.55%
Oxfordshire +5 3 £750 +35.74%
Middlesex -4 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £700 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 South East region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 57 (33.33%) Finance
2 50 (29.24%) Programme Management
3 42 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (23.98%) Project Management
5 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
6 26 (15.20%) Security Cleared
7 16 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.36%) Migration
8 14 (8.19%) Telecoms
9 13 (7.60%) Banking
10 12 (7.02%) DV Cleared
11 11 (6.43%) SC Cleared
11 11 (6.43%) Degree
11 11 (6.43%) Retail
11 11 (6.43%) PMI Certification
12 10 (5.85%) Change Management
13 9 (5.26%) QA
13 9 (5.26%) Service Management
13 9 (5.26%) PMP
13 9 (5.26%) SAP
13 9 (5.26%) ERP
14 8 (4.68%) Windows
14 8 (4.68%) ITIL
14 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
14 8 (4.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (4.68%) Risk Management
14 8 (4.68%) Project Planning
14 8 (4.68%) Business Transformation
15 7 (4.09%) Local Government
15 7 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.58%) Captiva
2 1 (0.58%) CMS
2 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.34%) MS Office
2 4 (2.34%) MS Project
3 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Maximo
2 3 (1.75%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.58%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (2.34%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.58%) 2G
3 1 (0.58%) 3G
3 1 (0.58%) Broadband
3 1 (0.58%) LAN
3 1 (0.58%) LTE
3 1 (0.58%) VoIP
3 1 (0.58%) WAN
3 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.17%) QlikView
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.58%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.17%) JIRA
1 2 (1.17%) Selenium
2 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.60%) Banking
4 11 (6.43%) Retail
5 8 (4.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.09%) Local Government
7 4 (2.34%) Legal
7 4 (2.34%) Marketing
8 3 (1.75%) Publishing
9 2 (1.17%) Back Office
9 2 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.17%) Military
10 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.17%) Middleware
2 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.92%) FMCG
1 5 (2.92%) PMI
2 4 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.34%) Economics
3 3 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.75%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.58%) BYOD
5 1 (0.58%) EPoS
5 1 (0.58%) Fintech
5 1 (0.58%) Life Science
5 1 (0.58%) NHS
5 1 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.58%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.68%) Windows
2 2 (1.17%) Android
2 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.24%) Programme Management
2 42 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 41 (23.98%) Project Management
4 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
5 16 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (9.36%) Migration
6 10 (5.85%) Change Management
7 9 (5.26%) ERP
7 9 (5.26%) Service Management
8 8 (4.68%) Business Transformation
8 8 (4.68%) ITIL
8 8 (4.68%) Project Planning
8 8 (4.68%) Risk Management
9 7 (4.09%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (4.09%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.51%) Asset Management
10 6 (3.51%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.51%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.51%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.17%) C
1 2 (1.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.02%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) Degree
3 11 (6.43%) PMI Certification
3 11 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.26%) PMP
5 5 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.34%) APMP
7 2 (1.17%) CISM
8 1 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) COBIT
2 2 (1.17%) GxP
2 2 (1.17%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (5.26%) SAP
2 7 (4.09%) Oracle
3 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.75%) HP
5 2 (1.17%) Axway
5 2 (1.17%) IBM
5 2 (1.17%) Northgate
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
6 1 (0.58%) Citrix
6 1 (0.58%) CODA
6 1 (0.58%) hybris
6 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.58%) Kofax
6 1 (0.58%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.58%) Remedy
6 1 (0.58%) Sun
6 1 (0.58%) Tableau