The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
London / City of London
Rank 127 110 118
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 27 48 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.90% 1.44% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.51% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 55
Median daily rate £675 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £493
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £803
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £55.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2852 3174 4901
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.26% 95.40% 96.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2214 2527 3692
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 77
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +9.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £27.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in the City of London

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 City of London region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 27 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (37.88%) Programme Management
3 20 (30.30%) Finance
4 17 (25.76%) Project Management
5 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.21%) Banking
6 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.61%) PMP
7 7 (10.61%) Migration
8 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
8 6 (9.09%) LAN
8 6 (9.09%) WAN
8 6 (9.09%) Change Management
8 6 (9.09%) Analytics
8 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (9.09%) GDPR
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.58%) PMI
9 5 (7.58%) Cisco
9 5 (7.58%) Oracle
9 5 (7.58%) Legal
10 4 (6.06%) Retail
10 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.06%) Investment Management
10 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
10 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
10 4 (6.06%) ITIL
10 4 (6.06%) Law

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (1.52%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.52%) SAS
1 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Project
2 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) LAN
1 6 (9.09%) WAN
2 2 (3.03%) Telepresence
3 1 (1.52%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.52%) OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (30.30%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 5 (7.58%) Legal
4 4 (6.06%) Law
4 4 (6.06%) Retail
4 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Publishing
6 1 (1.52%) Advertising
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) PMI
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) Contactless
5 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) NPfIT
5 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (37.88%) Programme Management
3 17 (25.76%) Project Management
4 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
7 6 (9.09%) Analytics
7 6 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
9 4 (6.06%) Investment Management
9 4 (6.06%) ITIL
9 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.06%) Test Strategy
9 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.55%) Information Security
10 3 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) PMP
2 6 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.52%) APMP
6 1 (1.52%) CIMA
6 1 (1.52%) CISA
6 1 (1.52%) PgMP
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) GDPR
2 4 (6.06%) PMO
3 2 (3.03%) MiFID
3 2 (3.03%) QA
4 1 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.52%) EMIR
4 1 (1.52%) GAAP
4 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco
1 5 (7.58%) Oracle
2 2 (3.03%) Charles River
2 2 (3.03%) Cognos
2 2 (3.03%) Informatica
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Tableau
2 2 (3.03%) Teradata
3 1 (1.52%) Apple
3 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Fidessa
3 1 (1.52%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.52%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) SimCorp
3 1 (1.52%) VMware
3 1 (1.52%) Workday
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