The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £548
% change year-on-year - +0.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £54.50 £57.00
% change year-on-year -32.07% -4.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 133 216 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 97.08% 96.43% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 194 110
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £27.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.84 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.85 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester that featured Programme Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Chester

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Chester

Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in Chester

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Chester region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
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