Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 137 170
Rank change year-on-year -25 +33 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 43 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.85% 1.12% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.17% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 22
East of England median daily rate £625 £600 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +17.07% -4.65%
10th Percentile £471 £461 £413
90th Percentile £875 £693 £588
England median daily rate £600 £600 £575
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.63 £54.00 £62.77
% change year-on-year -34.02% -13.97% +25.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4766 4625 5655
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.93% 95.74% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2740 2671 3312
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 368 536
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.10 £11.36 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in the East of England

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 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
Bedfordshire -4 14 £600 -7.69% 1
Hertfordshire -22 12 £850 +61.90%
Cambridgeshire -16 9 £575 -6.12% 4
Essex -14 3 £583 -6.80%
Suffolk +10 2 £525 -8.70%
East Anglia - 2 £775 -
Norfolk -2 1 £538 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 17 (39.53%) Programme Management
2 12 (27.91%) Programme Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 10 (23.26%) C
4 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
4 10 (23.26%) Business Transformation
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.60%) Marketing
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
8 5 (11.63%) Retail
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.98%) Programme Governance
10 3 (6.98%) Office 365
10 3 (6.98%) Coaching
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) ERP
10 3 (6.98%) WAN
10 3 (6.98%) Change Management
10 3 (6.98%) Banking
10 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
11 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
11 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (4.65%) Migration
11 2 (4.65%) Service Management
11 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (4.65%) PMP

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Japanese Language
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Local Government
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.33%) FMCG
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
2 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Programme Management
2 12 (27.91%) Programme Delivery
3 10 (23.26%) Business Transformation
3 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.98%) Change Management
6 3 (6.98%) Coaching
6 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.98%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Governance
6 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.65%) Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analytics
7 2 (4.65%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.65%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.33%) MBA
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) JSP 440
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) SAP