Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 81 93
Rank change year-on-year -49 +12 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 8 31 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 1.79% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.92% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 21
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £446 £435 £390
90th Percentile £840 £760 £675
South East median daily rate £530 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -3.64% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
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 Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2243 1614 2541
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 93.19% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 840 1279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £229
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 76 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.38 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Buckinghamshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Buckinghamshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Buckinghamshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in Buckinghamshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Milton Keynes -52 4 £500 -9.09% 2
Marlow - 1 £650 -
Programme Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) PMI
4 1 (12.50%) PMP
4 1 (12.50%) C

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle