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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 84 73 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 30 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.29% 1.22% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.34% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 5
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£675 £513 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £417 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £670 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £77.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £77.50 £92.50
% change year-on-year
-41.93% -16.21%
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
2116 1946 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.93% 91.23% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1231 1022 873
Average daily rate £350 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 147 192
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.28 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £34.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 10 £700 +34.93% 3
Warwickshire -3 7 £575 -
Staffordshire - 5 £540 -
Solihull +3 1 £330 - 1
Coventry -6 1 £475 -2.06%
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (37.88%) Programme Management
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 14 (21.21%) Project Management
4 13 (19.70%) Manufacturing
5 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 11 (16.67%) CRM
7 9 (13.64%) IBM
8 8 (12.12%) Logistics
9 7 (10.61%) Banking
9 7 (10.61%) Automotive
10 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 6 (9.09%) SAP
10 6 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (7.58%) ITIL
11 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
12 4 (6.06%) HP
12 4 (6.06%) Cadence
12 4 (6.06%) Change Management
12 4 (6.06%) Change Control
12 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
13 3 (4.55%) Retail
13 3 (4.55%) Release Management
13 3 (4.55%) QA
13 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
13 3 (4.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 3 (4.55%) Advertising
13 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.52%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.52%) 4G
3 1 (1.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) PVCS
2 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (22.73%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) Automotive
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.52%) Economics
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
1 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Programme Management
2 14 (21.21%) Project Management
3 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 11 (16.67%) CRM
5 8 (12.12%) Logistics
6 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 4 (6.06%) Change Management
7 4 (6.06%) Change Control
7 4 (6.06%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.55%) Release Management
8 3 (4.55%) Business Transformation
9 2 (3.03%) Migration
9 2 (3.03%) People Management
9 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.03%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.52%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.52%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (1.52%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) APMP
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) IBM
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (6.06%) HP
3 4 (6.06%) Cadence
4 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.55%) Lotus
5 2 (3.03%) BMC
5 2 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Sybase
6 1 (1.52%) Business Objects
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