The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 83 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 40 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 1.17% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.27% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 14
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£500 £513 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £708 £800 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2322 1970 2103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.38% 91.88% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1024 1043
Average daily rate £340 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 138 139
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the West Midlands region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the West Midlands region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Birmingham -2 8 £688 +34.14%
Warwickshire -2 8 £500 -
Coventry -10 5 £469 - 1
Staffordshire +1 4 £425 -
Solihull - - - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Programme Manager in their job title.

1 29 (47.54%) Programme Management
2 19 (31.15%) PRINCE2
3 12 (19.67%) Finance
4 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
5 9 (14.75%) Logistics
5 9 (14.75%) SAP
6 8 (13.11%) Project Management
7 7 (11.48%) IBM
8 6 (9.84%) CRM
8 6 (9.84%) NHS
8 6 (9.84%) Banking
8 6 (9.84%) Supplier Management
9 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
9 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.20%) Change Control
9 5 (8.20%) Retail
9 5 (8.20%) Automotive
10 4 (6.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.92%) Marketing
11 3 (4.92%) Web Development
11 3 (4.92%) TRIRIGA
11 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
11 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
11 3 (4.92%) MS Project

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) CMS
1 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (3.28%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.64%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) QlikView
2 1 (1.64%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 5 (8.20%) Automotive
5 3 (4.92%) Marketing
6 2 (3.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
7 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.64%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Economics
3 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
1 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Programme Management
2 19 (31.15%) PRINCE2
3 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.75%) Logistics
5 8 (13.11%) Project Management
6 6 (9.84%) CRM
6 6 (9.84%) Supplier Management
7 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.92%) Web Development
9 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (3.28%) ITIL
10 2 (3.28%) Change Management
10 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.28%) Release Management
10 2 (3.28%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) SAP
2 7 (11.48%) IBM
3 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.92%) Lotus
5 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) RedPrairie
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
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