Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 142 137
Rank change year-on-year +40 -5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 44 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.16% 0.86% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.93% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 34
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.00% -14.77%
10th Percentile £334 £400 £366
90th Percentile £736 £750 £701
South East median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 - £57.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3503 4540 5035
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.45% 92.94% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 2406 2652
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £217 £250 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 161 195
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.80
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.75 £39.80
South East median hourly rate £17.59 £19.81 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.22% +13.21% +2.94%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 +26 13 £400 -27.27%
Bracknell +18 7 £311 -34.47%
Slough +10 1 £800 +25.49%
Newbury +1 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Programme Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (29.55%) Project Management
3 11 (25.00%) Finance
4 10 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
6 6 (13.64%) Marketing
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.36%) Change Management
7 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
8 4 (9.09%) PMO
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco
8 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
9 3 (6.82%) WFM
9 3 (6.82%) PMI
9 3 (6.82%) HP
9 3 (6.82%) ETL
9 3 (6.82%) Windows
9 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (6.82%) Matrix Organization

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.27%) LTE
2 1 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) IDOL
1 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
1 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.82%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (29.55%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
3 10 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Change Management
4 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.82%) ETL
6 3 (6.82%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (6.82%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.82%) WFM
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.55%) Content Management
7 2 (4.55%) Demand Generation
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Logistics
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PgMP
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (6.82%) HP
3 2 (4.55%) Jaspersoft
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Trillium
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) VMware