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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Director
Rank 547 527 509
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 53 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 41 28
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£750 £755 £688
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,000 £1,000 £969
UK excluding London average daily rate £700 £698 £615
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +13.41%
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
51861 49855 45545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.57% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32669 30609 26369
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1945 1977 2127
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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 June 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 21 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 June 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 -21 51 £750 -3.22% 3
London -11 36 £763 -10.29%
City of London +4 13 £700 -13.84%
South East -23 7 £700 +0.35% 2
Hampshire 0 5 £650 - 1
West Yorkshire -17 4 £700 -10.54%
Yorkshire -17 4 £700 -10.54%
Leeds - 4 £700 -
East of England +1 2 £750 -
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £750 +7.52%
Milton Keynes - 2 £750 -
Cardiff +5 1 £700 +40.00%
South Wales -2 1 £700 +40.00%
Wales -4 1 £700 +40.00%
Manchester -15 1 - - 1
North West -25 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £750 -

Programme Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
5 14 (13.33%) Banking
5 14 (13.33%) Retail
5 14 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.43%) Project Management
7 10 (9.52%) Change Management
8 9 (8.57%) Marketing
9 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (7.62%) Scrum
9 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
10 7 (6.67%) C
10 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (5.71%) Change Control
11 6 (5.71%) Cash Management
11 6 (5.71%) QA
11 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (5.71%) IBM
11 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.71%) Coaching
11 6 (5.71%) User Experience
12 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (4.76%) Advertising
12 5 (4.76%) CRM
12 5 (4.76%) SAP
12 5 (4.76%) ITIL

Programme Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) NGN
2 1 (0.95%) WAN
2 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Big Data
2 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) QualityStage
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
2 14 (13.33%) Retail
3 9 (8.57%) Marketing
4 5 (4.76%) Advertising
4 5 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.86%) Back Office
6 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Publishing
6 2 (1.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Local Government
7 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.95%) Front Office
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Law
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.95%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) HTML
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
1 1 (0.95%) CSS
1 1 (0.95%) Web Services
1 1 (0.95%) XML
1 1 (0.95%) Middleware
1 1 (0.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.81%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) CESG
6 1 (0.95%) PMI
6 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
6 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.95%) Android
1 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
4 14 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 12 (11.43%) Project Management
6 10 (9.52%) Change Management
7 8 (7.62%) Scrum
8 7 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.71%) Change Control
9 6 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (5.71%) Cash Management
9 6 (5.71%) Coaching
9 6 (5.71%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.76%) CRM
10 5 (4.76%) ITIL
10 5 (4.76%) Business Development
10 5 (4.76%) Analytics
11 4 (3.81%) Line Management
11 4 (3.81%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.81%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) C
2 3 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (5.71%) IBM
2 5 (4.76%) SAP
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.95%) VMware
5 1 (0.95%) Teradata
5 1 (0.95%) hybris
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
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