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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Programme Manager
Rank 587 554 531
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -23
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 20 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.053% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.058% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 13
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£600 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £880 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 21 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 22 May 2015. 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
England -33 20 £600 +9.09% 11
London -10 9 £638 -22.72% 4
City of London +9 5 £638 -10.52% 2
South East -16 5 £500 - 4
North West -22 3 £625 +8.69% 1
Berkshire -6 2 £525 +5.00% 1
East Midlands -9 2 £480 -
Manchester -11 2 £538 +53.57% 1
West Sussex - 2 £625 -
South West +9 1 £450 -10.00%
Reading +8 1 £675 +35.00% 1
Taunton - 1 £450 -
Brighton - 1 £325 -
Crawley - 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 £485 -
Northampton - 1 £475 -
Oldham - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £485 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
Somerset - 1 £450 -

IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 20 (33.90%) Programme Management
3 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (20.34%) Project Management
5 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
5 11 (18.64%) Banking
6 8 (13.56%) Retail
7 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.17%) Migration
8 5 (8.47%) Change Management
8 5 (8.47%) ITIL
8 5 (8.47%) Derivative
9 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
9 4 (6.78%) Information Security
9 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle
9 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
10 3 (5.08%) Service Management
10 3 (5.08%) CISA
10 3 (5.08%) SAP
10 3 (5.08%) UNIX
10 3 (5.08%) PMP
10 3 (5.08%) CISSP
10 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (5.08%) WAN
10 3 (5.08%) Sophis
10 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
10 3 (5.08%) Equity Derivative

IT Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Project
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Unica
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) DB2
2 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Local Government
6 2 (3.39%) Billing
6 2 (3.39%) Back Office
7 1 (1.69%) Front Office
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Derivative
2 3 (5.08%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.39%) PMI
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) AS400
4 1 (1.69%) Equities
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Economics
4 1 (1.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) UNIX
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Programme Management
2 13 (22.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.34%) Project Management
4 11 (18.64%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 5 (8.47%) Change Management
6 5 (8.47%) ITIL
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.78%) Information Security
7 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 3 (5.08%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.39%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.39%) Data Governance
9 2 (3.39%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) COBOL
1 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.08%) CISA
2 3 (5.08%) PMP
2 3 (5.08%) CISSP
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) GIAC
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) Sophis
3 2 (3.39%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.39%) Websense
3 2 (3.39%) Symantec
4 1 (1.69%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.69%) Dell
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Riverbed
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