The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Programme Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 92 107 86
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 51 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 0.59% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 0.61% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 23
Median daily rate £513 £560 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.48% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £371 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £630 £681
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £538 £525
% change year-on-year
+1.16% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.50 £56.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.67% -
Programme Manager
England

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
2983 2292 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.94% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 1367 1132
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 148 198
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 19 £525 -8.69% 5
Warwickshire - 6 £525 -
Coventry -14 2 £700 +84.21% 1
Shropshire -31 2 - -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £488 -
Staffordshire - 1 £525 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Programme Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 21 (29.58%) Programme Management
2 18 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (23.94%) Finance
4 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
5 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (11.27%) Test Management
6 8 (11.27%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.27%) Business Transformation
7 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
7 7 (9.86%) PMI
8 6 (8.45%) Project Management
8 6 (8.45%) Maximo
8 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
8 6 (8.45%) Migration
8 6 (8.45%) Unified Communications
8 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
9 5 (7.04%) Facilities Management
9 5 (7.04%) Retail
9 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (5.63%) Information Security
10 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 3 (4.23%) APMP
11 3 (4.23%) Matrix Management
11 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (4.23%) Automotive
11 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.23%) PMP
11 3 (4.23%) NHS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS Project
1 2 (2.82%) Open Workbench
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.41%) 2G
2 1 (1.41%) 3G
2 1 (1.41%) 4G
2 1 (1.41%) LAN
2 1 (1.41%) LTE
2 1 (1.41%) MIMO
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) WAN
2 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.82%) Power BI
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Automotive
5 2 (2.82%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Local Government
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) PMI
2 6 (8.45%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Programme Management
2 18 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.27%) Business Transformation
4 8 (11.27%) Test Management
4 8 (11.27%) Test Strategy
4 8 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (8.45%) Migration
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
6 5 (7.04%) Facilities Management
7 4 (5.63%) Information Security
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL
8 3 (4.23%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.82%) CAFM
9 2 (2.82%) Data Privacy
9 2 (2.82%) Line Management
9 2 (2.82%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.23%) APMP
4 3 (4.23%) PMP
4 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.82%) CISM
5 2 (2.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) SAP
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.41%) Juniper
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