The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
England / South West
Rank 113 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 22 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.70% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.73% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 25
Median daily rate £519 £600 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £417 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £670 £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 - £55.50

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
2566 2881 3064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.07% 96.19% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1911 1936
Median daily rate £385 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 167 161
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +5 9 £415 -33.60%
Bristol +8 5 £581 -6.06%
Gloucestershire +3 3 £563 -6.25%
Cornwall - 3 £300 -
Dorset +2 1 £500 -
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 West region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Project Management
3 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
4 10 (24.39%) Programme Management
5 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
6 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Banking
7 7 (17.07%) Programme Governance
8 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
9 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
9 5 (12.20%) Retail
9 5 (12.20%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
10 4 (9.76%) Office 365
10 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
10 4 (9.76%) Information Management
11 3 (7.32%) PKI
11 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
11 3 (7.32%) Change Management
11 3 (7.32%) Windows
11 3 (7.32%) MS Project
11 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
11 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
11 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
11 3 (7.32%) Change Control
12 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (4.88%) Android
12 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (4.88%) Confluence
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Primavera
1 1 (2.44%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) ATM
1 1 (2.44%) WebEx
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Retail
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.44%) Billing
7 1 (2.44%) Electronics
7 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.44%) Legal
7 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.32%) PKI
2 2 (4.88%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Project Management
2 10 (24.39%) Programme Management
3 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Programme Governance
6 5 (12.20%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.76%) Information Management
7 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Change Control
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.88%) Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.88%) Data Privacy
9 2 (4.88%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
3 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) APMP
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.44%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) PTC
1 1 (2.44%) SAP
1 1 (2.44%) Siemens