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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 186 166 150
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 80 72 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 0.81% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.89% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 39
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£544 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £341 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £665 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £539 £555
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -2.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.50 £45.75 -
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -
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
8976 8090 6997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.58% 91.36% 91.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4813 4261 3314
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 467 595
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -1 20 £638 +15.90% 5
Hampshire -8 15 £538 +13.15% 1
Surrey 0 11 £625 +78.57% 4
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £475 +58.33% 1
East Sussex - 8 £500 -
Oxfordshire -21 7 £550 -4.34%
Middlesex +3 3 £419 -20.23% 1
West Sussex -19 2 £463 -26.00%
Kent - 1 £338 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 56 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 54 (29.67%) PRINCE2
3 45 (24.73%) Finance
4 42 (23.08%) Project Management
5 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (12.64%) Telecoms
6 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
7 19 (10.44%) Change Management
7 19 (10.44%) SC Cleared
8 18 (9.89%) Migration
9 16 (8.79%) Supplier Management
10 13 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (6.59%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.04%) Degree
12 11 (6.04%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.49%) Change Control
13 10 (5.49%) SAP
14 9 (4.95%) .NET
14 9 (4.95%) Legal
15 8 (4.40%) ITIL
15 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
15 8 (4.40%) PRINCE
15 8 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (4.40%) PMI Certification
15 8 (4.40%) NHS
15 8 (4.40%) Test Strategy
15 8 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (4.40%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Project
2 6 (3.30%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) MS Office
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) WAN
1 5 (2.75%) Firewall
2 3 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.65%) LAN
2 3 (1.65%) MPLS
2 3 (1.65%) BGP
3 2 (1.10%) SAN
3 2 (1.10%) Wireless
4 1 (0.55%) 2G
4 1 (0.55%) Broadband
4 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.55%) 4G
4 1 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.55%) 3G
4 1 (0.55%) VoIP
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.55%) Big Data
2 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (24.73%) Finance
2 23 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.95%) Legal
4 7 (3.85%) Retail
5 6 (3.30%) Billing
5 6 (3.30%) Publishing
6 5 (2.75%) Marketing
7 3 (1.65%) Local Government
7 3 (1.65%) Banking
7 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.10%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Military
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) .NET
2 2 (1.10%) J2EE
3 1 (0.55%) Web Services
3 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.40%) NHS
1 8 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.75%) PMI
3 4 (2.20%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.65%) Economics
5 2 (1.10%) FMCG
6 1 (0.55%) Social Media
6 1 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.55%) User Experience
6 1 (0.55%) PDA
6 1 (0.55%) SCADA
6 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.55%) GIS
6 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.55%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.65%) Linux
1 3 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.10%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
2 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 54 (29.67%) PRINCE2
3 42 (23.08%) Project Management
4 37 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (10.44%) Change Management
6 18 (9.89%) Migration
7 16 (8.79%) Supplier Management
8 13 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.59%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.04%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.49%) Change Control
11 10 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (4.40%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.40%) Test Strategy
12 8 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (4.40%) E-Commerce
12 8 (4.40%) ITIL
12 8 (4.40%) PRINCE
13 7 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.85%) C
2 5 (2.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.55%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.44%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.04%) Degree
4 8 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.65%) PMP
7 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) VCP4
7 2 (1.10%) ISEB
8 1 (0.55%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
8 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) MiFID
3 1 (0.55%) GxP
3 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.55%) P3O
3 1 (0.55%) UCITS
3 1 (0.55%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (5.49%) SAP
2 7 (3.85%) Oracle
3 6 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.75%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.20%) HP
6 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.65%) Cisco
6 3 (1.65%) F5
7 2 (1.10%) IBM
7 2 (1.10%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.10%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.55%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.55%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.55%) Reuters
8 1 (0.55%) PTC
8 1 (0.55%) Unica
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