The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had IT Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Programme Manager
Rank 596 640 597
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -43
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 53 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.052% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.054% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 39
Median daily rate £613 £619 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £402 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £803 £798 £803
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £538 £625
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

IT Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured IT Programme Manager in the job title.

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 25 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +46 47 £613 -1.01% 4
London +18 28 £675 -6.89% 1
West Midlands - 7 £575 -
City of London +18 6 £750 - 1
North West +22 3 £375 -46.42% 1
Scotland +20 3 £1,000 +106.18%
South East +18 3 £550 +1.14%
Cheshire - 3 £375 -
Birmingham - 3 £650 -
Edinburgh +13 2 - -
Yorkshire +12 2 £563 +40.62%
West Yorkshire - 2 £563 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £438 -
East of England +13 1 - - 2
South West +12 1 £500 -8.04%
Bristol 0 1 £500 -13.04%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £420 -
South Wales - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £650 -
North East - 1 £420 -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 £500 -
Surrey - 1 £775 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Kent - 1 £550 -
Belfast - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £550 -

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT 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 featuring IT Programme Manager in the job title.

1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 42 (36.84%) Programme Management
3 37 (32.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (23.68%) Project Management
5 26 (22.81%) Banking
6 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 17 (14.91%) Retail
9 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (7.89%) Change Management
10 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.02%) Migration
11 6 (5.26%) Oracle
11 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.26%) Programme Governance
11 6 (5.26%) SDLC
11 6 (5.26%) Office 365
12 5 (4.39%) Change Control
12 5 (4.39%) Learning Management System
12 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
12 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
12 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (4.39%) Front Office
12 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
13 4 (3.51%) Marketing
13 4 (3.51%) Saba
13 4 (3.51%) Information Security
13 4 (3.51%) Scrum
13 4 (3.51%) Fixed Income
13 4 (3.51%) PMP

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Primavera
2 1 (0.88%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
1 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (0.88%) Big Data
1 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (37.72%) Finance
2 26 (22.81%) Banking
3 17 (14.91%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Front Office
4 5 (4.39%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (3.51%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) Automotive
6 2 (1.75%) Legal
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) Middleware
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.39%) Learning Management System
2 4 (3.51%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) FMCG
4 2 (1.75%) Derivative
4 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) Equities
5 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Android
2 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.84%) Programme Management
2 37 (32.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (23.68%) Project Management
4 23 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 9 (7.89%) Change Management
6 9 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (7.02%) Migration
7 8 (7.02%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.26%) Programme Governance
8 6 (5.26%) SDLC
9 5 (4.39%) Change Control
10 4 (3.51%) Coaching
10 4 (3.51%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (3.51%) Line Management
10 4 (3.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.51%) Scrum
10 4 (3.51%) Software Delivery
10 4 (3.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.63%) C
2 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) PMP
1 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.63%) CISSP
2 3 (2.63%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.75%) CISM
3 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) APMP
4 1 (0.88%) CISA
4 1 (0.88%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) MiFID
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.88%) EMIR
3 1 (0.88%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
1 1 (0.88%) SCCM
1 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle
2 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
3 4 (3.51%) Saba
4 2 (1.75%) Calypso
4 2 (1.75%) Citrix
4 2 (1.75%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.88%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.88%) Capita
5 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.88%) Lotus