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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 113 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 25 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 1.07% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.13% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 15
Median daily rate £515 £550 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £670 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £530 £520
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.54 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+37.06% -43.25%
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
2623 2391 2227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.56% 94.32% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1597 1324 1242
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 119 184
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.80 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.96% -10.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Coventry -10 9 £550 -4.76%
Warwickshire +7 7 £430 -
Birmingham -10 3 £875 +59.09% 1
Staffordshire -6 1 £465 -7.00%
Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 31 (39.24%) Programme Management
2 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
3 23 (29.11%) Finance
4 17 (21.52%) Project Management
4 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
5 12 (15.19%) Unified Communications
5 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (15.19%) PMI
6 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
7 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
8 9 (11.39%) PMP
9 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 5 (6.33%) Migration
11 5 (6.33%) Windows
11 5 (6.33%) Test Management
12 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
12 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
12 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
12 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
12 4 (5.06%) Local Government
12 4 (5.06%) MS Project
12 4 (5.06%) User Stories
13 3 (3.80%) Cybersecurity
13 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
13 3 (3.80%) Change Management

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 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Project
2 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.06%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) PMI
2 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) EPoS
4 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) AIX
2 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Solaris
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Programme Management
2 28 (35.44%) PRINCE2
3 17 (21.52%) Project Management
4 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 5 (6.33%) Migration
7 5 (6.33%) Test Management
8 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
8 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.06%) User Stories
9 3 (3.80%) Business Transformation
9 3 (3.80%) Change Management
9 3 (3.80%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.80%) Line Management
9 3 (3.80%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) PMI Certification
2 9 (11.39%) PMP
3 7 (8.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.80%) PgMP
5 3 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.53%) ISEB
7 1 (1.27%) APMP
7 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.53%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) SAP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco
3 1 (1.27%) Juniper
3 1 (1.27%) VMware
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
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