The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Director
Rank 509 519 550
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 79 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.086% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.093% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 23
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£775 £675 £825
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £625
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £950 £1,130
UK excluding London average daily rate £725 £550 £750
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.00 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
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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 -4 70 £775 +14.81% 9
London +30 41 £805 -0.92% 5
South East -16 10 - -
City of London +22 8 £850 +13.33% 2
North West - 7 £1,000 - 1
Scotland - 6 £720 -
South West -17 5 £538 -23.21% 2
Edinburgh - 5 £720 -
Yorkshire +9 4 £755 +37.27%
Bristol -15 4 £525 -25.00%
West Midlands - 3 £575 -
Manchester - 2 £1,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £650 -
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £800 -
East Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Hull - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
St Albans - - - -

Programme Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 39 (32.50%) Finance
2 24 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (19.17%) Programme Management
4 19 (15.83%) Project Management
5 15 (12.50%) Change Management
5 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (11.67%) NHS
7 13 (10.83%) Banking
8 12 (10.00%) SAP
8 12 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 11 (9.17%) Legal
10 10 (8.33%) Retail
11 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (5.83%) Business Transformation
13 6 (5.00%) Retail Banking
13 6 (5.00%) Degree
13 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
13 6 (5.00%) Migration
14 5 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
14 5 (4.17%) SAP CO
14 5 (4.17%) Content Management
14 5 (4.17%) CRM
14 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (4.17%) SAP FI
15 4 (3.33%) Risk Management
15 4 (3.33%) Agile Project Management
16 3 (2.50%) Open Source
16 3 (2.50%) Waterfall

Programme Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (4.17%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.50%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.50%) SAP SD
2 3 (2.50%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.50%) SAP WM
3 2 (1.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.67%) SAP FI-GL
3 2 (1.67%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.83%) SAP ECC
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) PPP
2 1 (0.83%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (0.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.67%) Big Data
General
1 39 (32.50%) Finance
2 13 (10.83%) Banking
3 11 (9.17%) Legal
4 10 (8.33%) Retail
5 6 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.67%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) NHS
2 3 (2.50%) Open Source
3 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) SystemC
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.83%) Spread Betting
4 1 (0.83%) Derivative
4 1 (0.83%) Equities
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.83%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (19.17%) Programme Management
3 19 (15.83%) Project Management
4 15 (12.50%) Change Management
5 12 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (5.83%) Business Transformation
8 6 (5.00%) Migration
9 5 (4.17%) Content Management
9 5 (4.17%) CRM
10 4 (3.33%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.33%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (2.50%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.50%) Matrix Management
11 3 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (1.67%) ITIL
12 2 (1.67%) ERP
12 2 (1.67%) PRINCE
12 2 (1.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) C
2 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.67%) MBA
6 1 (0.83%) APMP
6 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) COBIT
1 1 (0.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) SAP
2 5 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (0.83%) Huawei
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.83%) McKesson
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
England
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: to £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £525 - £526 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £850 - £950 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £900 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
University Of Plymouth
Rate: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago