The table below looks at the statistics for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Programme Manager
Rank 50 49 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.51% 0.39% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.44% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
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£545 £588 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £458 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £718 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £538 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 £77.50 £87.25
% change year-on-year
-27.74% -11.17%
Programme Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 452 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.70% 87.60% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 299 390
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 40
Average hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Wiltshire region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
Swindon -13 2 £613 +4.25%
Programme Manager
South West

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
6 5 (18.52%) APMP
6 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) MS Office
7 4 (14.81%) Change Control
8 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (7.41%) Validation
9 2 (7.41%) C
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.70%) Banking
10 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
10 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
10 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
10 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.70%) ERP

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2
2 9 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
4 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
6 3 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Validation
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) APMP
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (3.70%) SAP