The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Director role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Director in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Director
Rank 531 560 482
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -78
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 55 33 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.061% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.066% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 44
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£825 £800 £800
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £575
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,100 £930 £1,150
UK excluding London average daily rate £750 £700 £663
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.66%
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
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Programme Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Programme Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Programme Director
Daily Rate Trend

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

Programme Director Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Programme Director
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Director within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Programme Director Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Programme Director
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Programme Director Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Programme Director
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 Programme Director within the UK over the 3 months to 1 April 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 +15 53 £825 +3.12% 8
London +17 31 £825 - 4
City of London +26 10 £900 +14.28% 1
North West - 6 £600 - 1
Manchester - 6 £600 -
South East -19 4 £1,100 +29.41%
South West +2 2 £713 +29.54%
Berkshire -8 2 £1,100 +22.22%
East of England - 2 £750 - 2
Leeds - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cumbria - - - - 1
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Reading - - - -
Swansea - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Egham - - - -

Programme Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Programme Director 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 Programme Director in their job title.

1 50 (48.08%) Finance
2 20 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.38%) Oracle
5 13 (12.50%) Banking
6 12 (11.54%) Change Control
7 11 (10.58%) Retail
7 11 (10.58%) Programme Management
7 11 (10.58%) Project Management
8 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
8 10 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (8.65%) Hyperion
9 9 (8.65%) ITIL
9 9 (8.65%) ERP
10 8 (7.69%) Migration
10 8 (7.69%) Cash Management
10 8 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.73%) Business Development
11 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
11 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (6.73%) Change Management
11 7 (6.73%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.77%) Line Management
13 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
13 5 (4.81%) Smartphone
13 5 (4.81%) Retail Banking
13 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
13 5 (4.81%) C
13 5 (4.81%) IBM

Programme Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Programme Director 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 Programme Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.96%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) NAS
1 1 (0.96%) SAN
1 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
General
1 50 (48.08%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Banking
3 11 (10.58%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Billing
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
6 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
7 2 (1.92%) Legal
7 2 (1.92%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.96%) French Language
8 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
8 1 (0.96%) Front Office
8 1 (0.96%) Electronics
8 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.96%) iPad
4 1 (0.96%) User Experience
4 1 (0.96%) CESG
4 1 (0.96%) DTV
4 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
1 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (17.31%) PRINCE2
3 12 (11.54%) Change Control
4 11 (10.58%) Programme Management
4 11 (10.58%) Project Management
5 9 (8.65%) ITIL
5 9 (8.65%) ERP
6 8 (7.69%) Migration
6 8 (7.69%) Cash Management
6 8 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.73%) Business Development
7 7 (6.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (6.73%) Change Management
7 7 (6.73%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.77%) Line Management
9 4 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.88%) Resource Management
10 3 (2.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) C
2 1 (0.96%) Java
2 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.96%) APMP
5 1 (0.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.96%) PMP
5 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) Solvency II
1 1 (0.96%) Basel II
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Oracle
2 9 (8.65%) Hyperion
3 5 (4.81%) IBM
4 3 (2.88%) SAP
5 1 (0.96%) hybris
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) EMC
5 1 (0.96%) NetApp
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco
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