Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Programme Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 124 130
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 31 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.76% 1.00% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.07% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 25
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £498 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% -13.48% +15.00%
10th Percentile £413 £359 £481
90th Percentile £682 £789 £755
South East median daily rate £550 £525 £503
% change year-on-year +4.76% +4.48% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £25.54
South East median hourly rate - - £25.54

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,766 3,725 4,575
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.83% 92.73% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,998 1,995 2,447
Berkshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.52%
10th Percentile £256 £236 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 171 245
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.72 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.30 £50.00 £48.45
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Programme Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 18 £550 +23.60% 2
Bracknell -2 3 £510 +27.50%
Newbury -13 2 £600 -
Slough +1 1 £350 -4.11%
Maidenhead - 1 £575 -
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 13 (41.94%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Programme Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
5 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (19.35%) PMP
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (16.13%) Business Development
6 5 (16.13%) IVR
6 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
6 5 (16.13%) PMO
7 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.90%) Remedy
7 4 (12.90%) GDPR
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) Product Management
7 4 (12.90%) Change Control
7 4 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
7 4 (12.90%) Nokia
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.90%) Maya
7 4 (12.90%) Amdocs
7 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Maya
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) IVR
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) PRINCE2
2 13 (41.94%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Programme Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Business Development
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Change Control
6 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.90%) Product Management
6 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) PMP
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (16.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CIPD
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) PMO
2 4 (12.90%) GDPR
3 1 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Amdocs
1 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
1 4 (12.90%) Nokia
1 4 (12.90%) Remedy
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Progress
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow