The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £725 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 30 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.

Programme Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.85% 0.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £725 £603 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.33% -  
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 £29.52 £55.00 £55.50
% change year-on-year -46.33% -0.90%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 338 355 287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.21% 95.95% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 224 157
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Coventry

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Coventry

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 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 Coventry region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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

General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Economics
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR