Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £850 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 71 97
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 12 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 1.58% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.64% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £850 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.90% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £563 £446 £414
90th Percentile £875 £675 £471
East of England median daily rate £625 £600 £525
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £52.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1454 1345 1532
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.91% 96.69% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 767 776
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £194
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 82 156
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.82 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.13% -11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.63 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.10% +6.28% +4.68%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Hertfordshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Hertfordshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Hertfordshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Watford -5 7 £850 +58.14%
Hatfield - 1 £575 -
Hitchin - 1 £320 -
Programme Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Programme Management
1 9 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 8 (66.67%) Marketing
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
3 7 (58.33%) C
3 7 (58.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
5 1 (8.33%) Advertising
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Business Transformation
1 9 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Management
2 7 (58.33%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP