The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Programme Manager
Rank 592 593 592
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 52 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.086% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.091% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 30
Average daily rate £638 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £795 £848
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £480 £513
% change year-on-year
+11.97% -6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £57.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53023 52764 51440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.73% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34537 31962 31273
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 2112 2096
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

IT Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IT Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK.

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

IT Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK.

IT Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -25 44 £638 +15.90% 7
London +2 23 £700 +9.80% 3
North West -1 10 £650 -18.75% 1
Scotland -16 7 £800 -
Edinburgh -2 6 £800 -
City of London +38 5 £775 +19.23%
Manchester -5 5 £700 +55.55%
South West +6 4 £475 +11.76%
South East -9 3 £475 -19.14%
Cheshire - 3 £545 -
Taunton +26 2 £450 -
Somerset +10 2 £450 -
Yorkshire +2 2 £631 +40.27% 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 £631 +40.27% 1
Cheadle - 2 £438 -
Warrington - 2 £545 -
Oxfordshire +8 1 £825 +40.42%
Hampshire +5 1 £420 -28.51%
East of England +5 1 £350 -28.20%
Norfolk -3 1 £350 -
Wales - 1 £550 -
Inverness - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £550 -
South Wales - 1 £550 -
Hook - 1 £420 -
Blackburn - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £350 -

IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title.

1 54 (48.65%) Finance
2 46 (41.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (30.63%) Programme Management
4 29 (26.13%) Project Management
5 24 (21.62%) PRINCE2
6 22 (19.82%) Banking
7 17 (15.32%) Migration
8 15 (13.51%) Change Management
9 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (9.91%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (7.21%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.31%) People Management
12 7 (6.31%) Retail
12 7 (6.31%) MS Project
12 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (5.41%) Windows
13 6 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (5.41%) SDLC
14 5 (4.50%) Office 365
14 5 (4.50%) Supplier Management
14 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (3.60%) NHS
15 4 (3.60%) PMP
15 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
15 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
15 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
15 4 (3.60%) Business Transformation
15 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
16 3 (2.70%) Business Continuity Management
16 3 (2.70%) Mentoring

IT Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Project
2 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.90%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.90%) Maximo
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.90%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (48.65%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Banking
3 7 (6.31%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Front Office
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
7 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.90%) Law
7 1 (0.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.90%) Publishing
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
1 4 (3.60%) NHS
2 3 (2.70%) User Experience
2 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.80%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.90%) Derivative
4 1 (0.90%) Economics
4 1 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.90%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.90%) PKI
4 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 34 (30.63%) Programme Management
3 29 (26.13%) Project Management
4 24 (21.62%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.32%) Migration
6 15 (13.51%) Change Management
7 14 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (9.91%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (7.21%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.31%) People Management
11 6 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (5.41%) SDLC
12 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (4.50%) Supplier Management
13 4 (3.60%) Business Transformation
14 3 (2.70%) Business Continuity Management
14 3 (2.70%) Coaching
14 3 (2.70%) Data Migration
14 3 (2.70%) Mentoring
14 3 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.80%) SQL
2 1 (0.90%) C
2 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.60%) PMP
3 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) APMP
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) CISA
5 1 (0.90%) CISM
5 1 (0.90%) CISSP
5 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.90%) Basel III
2 1 (0.90%) MiFID
2 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) Puppet
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
1 1 (0.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.70%) BMC
2 3 (2.70%) Remedy
3 2 (1.80%) Calypso
3 2 (1.80%) DataSynapse
3 2 (1.80%) IBM
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 1 (0.90%) BT
4 1 (0.90%) Capita
4 1 (0.90%) Ceridian
4 1 (0.90%) Citrix
4 1 (0.90%) HP
4 1 (0.90%) Openreach
4 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.90%) RedPrairie
4 1 (0.90%) Sophis
4 1 (0.90%) Sun
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.90%) Xerox
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £550 per day
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