The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Programme Manager
Rank 528 497 510
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programme Manager 55 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 36 18
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£575 £600 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £480 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £785 £809 £863
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £523
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.26%
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Senior Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -20 52 £575 -4.16% 11
London -8 26 £588 -16.07% 4
Manchester +3 7 £775 - 1
North West -9 7 £775 +72.22% 2
East of England +5 6 £390 - 2
City of London +13 5 £650 -
West Midlands +4 4 £575 -6.12% 1
East Midlands +14 3 £550 -15.38% 1
South East -7 3 £425 -20.93%
Scotland -7 3 £500 -33.33%
Hertfordshire - 3 £390 -
Edinburgh - 3 £500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £390 -
Essex +7 2 £825 - 1
West Yorkshire -5 2 £513 -6.81% 1
Yorkshire -9 2 £513 -6.81% 1
Surrey -4 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £500 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

Senior Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Programme Manager in their job title.

1 36 (37.11%) Finance
2 25 (25.77%) Programme Management
3 24 (24.74%) Project Management
4 22 (22.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.59%) PRINCE2
6 16 (16.49%) Retail
7 13 (13.40%) Banking
8 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.34%) Change Management
10 10 (10.31%) ITIL
11 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.28%) Oracle
11 9 (9.28%) Migration
12 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
12 8 (8.25%) CRM
12 8 (8.25%) Service Management
13 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
13 6 (6.19%) Citrix
13 6 (6.19%) Matrix Management
13 6 (6.19%) Change Control
14 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
14 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (5.15%) Scrum
14 5 (5.15%) VMware
14 5 (5.15%) Billing
14 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (5.15%) ERP
14 5 (5.15%) SAN
14 5 (5.15%) NHS

Senior Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Project
2 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) SAN
2 3 (3.09%) VPN
2 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.09%) MPLS
3 1 (1.03%) Network Security
3 1 (1.03%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) SMS
3 1 (1.03%) WAN
3 1 (1.03%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 36 (37.11%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Retail
3 13 (13.40%) Banking
4 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.15%) Billing
6 3 (3.09%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Local Government
6 3 (3.09%) Back Office
7 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.03%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.03%) Legal
8 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) NHS
2 4 (4.12%) User Experience
3 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.06%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.06%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.03%) Open Source
5 1 (1.03%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.03%) Life Science
5 1 (1.03%) Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) DTV
5 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
1 3 (3.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Programme Management
2 24 (24.74%) Project Management
3 22 (22.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (19.59%) PRINCE2
5 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.34%) Change Management
7 10 (10.31%) ITIL
8 9 (9.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.28%) Migration
9 8 (8.25%) CRM
9 8 (8.25%) Service Management
10 6 (6.19%) Matrix Management
10 6 (6.19%) Change Control
11 5 (5.15%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (5.15%) Scrum
11 5 (5.15%) ERP
11 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
12 4 (4.12%) ITSM
12 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) C
1 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
1 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) PMP
2 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.06%) CISA
3 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.06%) CISSP
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) COREP
2 1 (1.03%) FINREP
2 1 (1.03%) UCITS
2 1 (1.03%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.03%) MiFID
2 1 (1.03%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) GxP
2 1 (1.03%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Citrix
3 5 (5.15%) VMware
4 4 (4.12%) Cadence
5 3 (3.09%) SAP
5 3 (3.09%) JDA
6 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.06%) ATG
6 2 (2.06%) hybris
7 1 (1.03%) Facebook
7 1 (1.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) Cerillion
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (1.03%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.03%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
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