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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 114 73 109
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 34 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.02% 1.39% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.49% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 22
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£500 £502 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.29% +11.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £383 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
3111 2078 2873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.48% 92.93% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2018 1324 1678
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 166 244
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -3 15 £475 +5.43% 4
Bristol -13 12 £600 +19.64% 2
Devon -17 4 £500 -9.09%
Dorset -3 1 £410 +2.50% 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
Somerset - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) PRINCE2
3 19 (28.36%) Programme Management
4 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (19.40%) Change Management
6 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.43%) Project Management
7 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
8 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
8 8 (11.94%) PRINCE
9 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (10.45%) Change Control
9 7 (10.45%) QA
10 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.46%) MS Office
11 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
12 4 (5.97%) Dependency Management
12 4 (5.97%) SAP
12 4 (5.97%) Oracle
12 4 (5.97%) ERP
12 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
12 4 (5.97%) Degree
13 3 (4.48%) Military
13 3 (4.48%) Banking
13 3 (4.48%) Legal
13 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
13 3 (4.48%) Test Management
13 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
14 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (2.99%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (2.99%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Internet
1 1 (1.49%) ATM
General
1 33 (49.25%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Military
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Legal
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.99%) NHS
1 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.49%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Economics
2 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) PRINCE2
2 19 (28.36%) Programme Management
3 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.40%) Change Management
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.43%) Project Management
7 8 (11.94%) PRINCE
8 7 (10.45%) Change Control
9 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
11 4 (5.97%) Dependency Management
11 4 (5.97%) ERP
11 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
12 3 (4.48%) Test Management
13 2 (2.99%) Product Management
13 2 (2.99%) Scrum
13 2 (2.99%) Matrix Management
13 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
13 2 (2.99%) Coaching
13 2 (2.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.99%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.49%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) SAP
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
2 2 (2.99%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
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