Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £515 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 107 88
Rank change year-on-year -5 -19 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 22 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.80% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.82% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 15
Edinburgh median daily rate £515 £575 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.43% -17.86% +40.00%
10th Percentile £384 £465 £345
90th Percentile £758 £758 £860
Scotland median daily rate £515 £500 £600
% change year-on-year +3.00% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2765 2064 3061
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 96.77% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1623 1197 1582
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £259
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 27
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -1.25% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.54 £11.04
90th Percentile £41.75 £50.91 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Edinburgh

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Edinburgh

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

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 Edinburgh region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (54.55%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Practice Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (4.55%) Front Office
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Investment Management

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
General
1 12 (54.55%) Banking
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Coaching
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) CRD IV
1 1 (4.55%) MiFID
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Planview