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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Programme Manager
Rank 87 85 77
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 38 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.50% 1.21% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.31% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 15
Average daily rate £550 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £427 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £728 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £56.00 £77.50
% change year-on-year
-54.40% -27.74%
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
2380 1990 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.00% 92.34% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1114 1021
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 173 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 10 £544 -13.00% 3
Warwickshire +3 5 £550 -15.38%
Coventry +1 5 £425 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £450 -
Wolverhampton +4 1 £800 +45.45%
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (35.48%) Programme Management
2 18 (29.03%) Finance
3 14 (22.58%) Migration
4 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.97%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
6 9 (14.52%) SAP
7 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
8 7 (11.29%) ERP
8 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.29%) Line Management
9 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (9.68%) Automotive
9 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.06%) MS Project
10 5 (8.06%) PRINCE
10 5 (8.06%) WAN
10 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
10 5 (8.06%) NHS
10 5 (8.06%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
11 4 (6.45%) Change Management
11 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (4.84%) Service Management
12 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.84%) LAN
12 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
12 3 (4.84%) Local Government

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) WAN
2 3 (4.84%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) Broadband
3 1 (1.61%) VoIP
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Automotive
2 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) NHS
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.61%) Unix
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (35.48%) Programme Management
2 14 (22.58%) Migration
3 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
3 13 (20.97%) Project Management
4 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.29%) ERP
5 7 (11.29%) Line Management
6 6 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) PRINCE
7 5 (8.06%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (6.45%) Change Management
8 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.84%) Service Management
9 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Content Management
10 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) SAP
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.61%) Ariba
3 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.61%) Kronos
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
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