Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Director was £750 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 27 July 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 Director
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 714 725 760
Rank change year-on-year +11 +35 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 94 139 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 104 72
England median daily rate £750 £700 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £615 £525 £537
90th Percentile £960 £959 £1,173
UK median daily rate £750 £725 £800
% change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83303 96531 97420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 54418 63584 61482
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2635 2831 3798
England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.42% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.50 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Director in England

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Director in England

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Director in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Director in England

Programme Director
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Director in England

Programme Director
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Director within the England region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
London -11 68 £750 +7.14% 9
South East +15 12 £810 +2.86% 2
Midlands +14 5 £850 -5.56%
North of England +49 4 £1,050 +61.54%
South West +10 4 £725 +45.00%
North West +38 3 - -
West Midlands +32 2 £850 -32.00%
East Midlands -3 2 £850 +12.58%
North East +41 1 £1,050 +75.00%
Programme Director
UK

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Programme Director 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 England region featuring Programme Director in the job title.

1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 21 (22.34%) Programme Management
3 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (19.15%) Project Management
5 16 (17.02%) Telecoms
6 13 (13.83%) Supplier Management
7 12 (12.77%) Retail
8 10 (10.64%) Banking
9 9 (9.57%) Matrix Management
10 8 (8.51%) Coaching
10 8 (8.51%) Migration
11 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.45%) Behavioural Change
11 7 (7.45%) Matrix Organization
12 6 (6.38%) Programme Delivery
12 6 (6.38%) Quality Management
13 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
13 5 (5.32%) PMO
13 5 (5.32%) Blockchain
14 4 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (4.26%) SAP
14 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.26%) ERP
15 3 (3.19%) LAN
15 3 (3.19%) NHS
15 3 (3.19%) WAN
15 3 (3.19%) Change Management
15 3 (3.19%) Software Delivery

Programme Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) SAS
1 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
1 2 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) LAN
1 3 (3.19%) WAN
2 2 (2.13%) 2G
2 2 (2.13%) 3G
2 2 (2.13%) 4G
3 1 (1.06%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) Blockchain
2 2 (2.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
General
1 37 (39.36%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.77%) Retail
4 10 (10.64%) Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (3.19%) NHS
2 2 (2.13%) FMCG
2 2 (2.13%) IPTV
2 2 (2.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Derivative
3 1 (1.06%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.06%) EMV
3 1 (1.06%) Equities
3 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) PMI
3 1 (1.06%) SCADA
3 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.06%) STB
3 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Programme Management
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) Project Management
3 18 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (13.83%) Supplier Management
5 9 (9.57%) Matrix Management
6 8 (8.51%) Coaching
6 8 (8.51%) Migration
7 7 (7.45%) Behavioural Change
7 7 (7.45%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (7.45%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.38%) Programme Delivery
8 6 (6.38%) Quality Management
9 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
9 4 (4.26%) ERP
10 3 (3.19%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.19%) Change Management
10 3 (3.19%) DevOps
10 3 (3.19%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.13%) C
1 2 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.06%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.06%) PMP
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) PMO
2 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (4.26%) SAP
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe
2 1 (1.06%) Ariba
2 1 (1.06%) Charles River
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco
2 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
London
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Rate: £572.3 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £800 - £900 per day
Posted: 5 days ago