The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 147 161 155
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 105 76 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.91% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.98% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 50
Average daily rate £550 £550 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £721
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £521 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £41.50
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Programme Manager
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 32 £600 +9.09% 4
Hampshire +6 23 £550 +10.00% 5
Surrey -7 16 £550 - 3
Oxfordshire +3 7 £525 - 1
West Sussex +4 6 £625 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £698 -12.81% 1
Middlesex - 3 £415 -
Kent +7 2 £525 -17.64% 1
Home Counties -1 1 - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (28.06%) PRINCE2
1 55 (28.06%) Finance
2 52 (26.53%) Programme Management
3 50 (25.51%) Project Management
4 41 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (16.33%) Change Management
6 22 (11.22%) Retail
7 21 (10.71%) SAP
8 20 (10.20%) Telecoms
9 18 (9.18%) Migration
10 17 (8.67%) PMI Certification
11 16 (8.16%) Degree
11 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
12 15 (7.65%) SC Cleared
13 13 (6.63%) PRINCE
14 12 (6.12%) PMP
15 11 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (5.61%) PMI
15 11 (5.61%) MS Excel
15 11 (5.61%) Project Planning
16 10 (5.10%) Marketing
17 9 (4.59%) Six Sigma
17 9 (4.59%) CRM
17 9 (4.59%) ITIL
17 9 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
18 8 (4.08%) E-Commerce
18 8 (4.08%) ERP
18 8 (4.08%) MS Office
18 8 (4.08%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.53%) CMS
3 2 (1.02%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (5.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.08%) MS Office
3 6 (3.06%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.51%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.04%) WAN
2 3 (1.53%) VoIP
3 2 (1.02%) KiloStream
3 2 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.02%) VLAN
4 1 (0.51%) RNC
4 1 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.51%) 4G
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) MVNO
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) 3G
4 1 (0.51%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.04%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.51%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
General
1 55 (28.06%) Finance
2 22 (11.22%) Retail
3 20 (10.20%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.10%) Marketing
5 7 (3.57%) Back Office
6 5 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.04%) Legal
8 3 (1.53%) Local Government
8 3 (1.53%) Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Military
9 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
10 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) WCF
2 1 (0.51%) WF
2 1 (0.51%) Mason
2 1 (0.51%) HTML5
2 1 (0.51%) HTML
2 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.51%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.61%) PMI
2 8 (4.08%) NHS
3 7 (3.57%) FMCG
4 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.53%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.02%) GIS
6 2 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.51%) Informatics
7 1 (0.51%) PDA
7 1 (0.51%) Economics
7 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
7 1 (0.51%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.51%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.04%) Windows
2 3 (1.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (28.06%) PRINCE2
2 52 (26.53%) Programme Management
3 50 (25.51%) Project Management
4 41 (20.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (16.33%) Change Management
6 18 (9.18%) Migration
7 13 (6.63%) PRINCE
8 11 (5.61%) Project Planning
9 9 (4.59%) Six Sigma
9 9 (4.59%) CRM
9 9 (4.59%) ITIL
9 9 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (4.59%) Service Delivery
10 8 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 8 (4.08%) ERP
10 8 (4.08%) Demand Management
10 8 (4.08%) Business Transformation
11 7 (3.57%) Test Strategy
11 7 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (3.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.57%) C
2 3 (1.53%) SQL
3 1 (0.51%) C#
3 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (8.67%) PMI Certification
2 16 (8.16%) Degree
2 16 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.65%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.12%) PMP
5 11 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.02%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) ISEB
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.53%) SCCM
1 3 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (1.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (10.71%) SAP
2 8 (4.08%) Oracle
3 6 (3.06%) BT
3 6 (3.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.55%) IBM
5 4 (2.04%) Cisco
6 3 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.02%) VMware
7 2 (1.02%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.02%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.51%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.51%) hybris
8 1 (0.51%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (0.51%) Informatica
8 1 (0.51%) Epicor
8 1 (0.51%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.51%) Genesys
8 1 (0.51%) CA
8 1 (0.51%) Citrix
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