The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 81 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 34 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.44% 1.39% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.52% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £444 £454
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £620 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.49
% change year-on-year
- +13.95%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2143 1705 2135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.65% 91.47% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 797 1012
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 139 148
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Programme Manager
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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 14 July 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 14 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
Shropshire - 6 £420 -
Birmingham -19 5 £550 +10.00%
Coventry -9 4 £475 - 2
Warwickshire -3 3 £500 -23.07%
Staffordshire - 2 - - 2
Solihull - - - -
Programme Manager
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Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 26 (55.32%) Programme Management
2 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.15%) Finance
4 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) SAP
5 7 (14.89%) CRM
6 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) Supplier Management
7 5 (10.64%) Logistics
7 5 (10.64%) NHS
7 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.64%) Change Control
8 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.51%) Retail
9 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.38%) Marketing
9 3 (6.38%) Web Development
9 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.38%) IBM
9 3 (6.38%) Banking
9 3 (6.38%) TRIRIGA
10 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.26%) QlikView
10 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (4.26%) Sitecore

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (4.26%) CMS
1 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) TRIRIGA
2 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) QlikView
2 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Military
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Economics
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Programme Management
2 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
3 8 (17.02%) Project Management
4 7 (14.89%) CRM
5 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Supplier Management
6 5 (10.64%) Change Control
6 5 (10.64%) Logistics
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.38%) Web Development
9 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.26%) PRINCE
10 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.13%) Programme Office Management
10 1 (2.13%) ITIL
10 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) SAP
2 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.13%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus
5 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
Coventry
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £900.00 - £1000.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago