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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Programme Manager
Rank 576 555 572
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 28 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.061% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.065% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 18
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£568 £650 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £489 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £750 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £710 £421
% change year-on-year
-27.83% +68.58%
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
52574 48917 53715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.59% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32287 29427 30052
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2054 2082 2685
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 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
(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 -27 27 £560 -13.84% 6
London +10 9 £615 -2.76% 4
South East -13 8 £700 -2.82% 1
Berkshire +9 4 £475 -5.00% 1
Hampshire -16 4 £700 -2.82%
Southampton - 4 £700 -
City of London +31 3 £615 -23.12% 1
Reading +24 1 £425 -15.00% 1
North West -8 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Cheshire - 1 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Merseyside - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
West Sussex - - - -

IT Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.93%) Programme Management
4 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 13 (24.07%) PMI Certification
5 12 (22.22%) Finance
6 11 (20.37%) Project Management
7 10 (18.52%) PMI
8 7 (12.96%) Guidewire
9 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 5 (9.26%) Migration
10 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
10 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.41%) Degree
11 4 (7.41%) PMP
12 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (5.56%) SAP
12 3 (5.56%) CRM
12 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
12 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 3 (5.56%) Change Management
12 3 (5.56%) Logistics
12 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
12 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (5.56%) Change Control
13 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
13 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 2 (3.70%) Dependency Management

IT Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
General
1 13 (24.07%) Banking
2 12 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.70%) Front Office
6 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 2 (3.70%) Billing
7 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Back Office
7 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) PMI
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) IVR
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
1 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.93%) Programme Management
4 11 (20.37%) Project Management
5 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE
6 3 (5.56%) Logistics
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Dependency Management
7 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) PMP
3 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) PgMP
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) GxP
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Guidewire
2 3 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Cadence
4 1 (1.85%) hybris
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago