The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 106 80 109
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 34 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 1.29% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.40% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 18
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£525 £502 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £359 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2945 2078 2979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.26% 92.77% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 1278 1744
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 165 240
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Wiltshire -7 13 £494 +3.22% 1
Bristol -21 11 £600 +22.88% 2
Devon -6 7 £550 -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 20 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.92%) Change Management
5 9 (13.85%) Project Management
6 8 (12.31%) QA
6 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
6 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
7 7 (10.77%) PRINCE
7 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (9.23%) Change Control
9 5 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.69%) Degree
9 5 (7.69%) SAP
9 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.69%) Legal
10 4 (6.15%) Oracle
10 4 (6.15%) MS Office
10 4 (6.15%) ERP
10 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
10 4 (6.15%) Dependency Management
11 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
11 3 (4.62%) Test Management
11 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
11 3 (4.62%) Scrum
11 3 (4.62%) Military
12 2 (3.08%) ISEB
12 2 (3.08%) Economics
12 2 (3.08%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.54%) Summit
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) ATM
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
General
1 32 (49.23%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Military
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.54%) JFC
2 1 (1.54%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.08%) Economics
2 2 (3.08%) NHS
3 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
1 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
1 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 20 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 13 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.92%) Change Management
4 9 (13.85%) Project Management
5 7 (10.77%) PRINCE
6 6 (9.23%) Change Control
7 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.69%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.15%) ERP
8 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.15%) Dependency Management
9 3 (4.62%) Test Management
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
10 2 (3.08%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.08%) Product Management
10 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.08%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.08%) Matrix Management
11 1 (1.54%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.54%) HND
5 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.54%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.54%) P3O
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.54%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (7.69%) SAP
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.54%) Pegasus
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Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
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