Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 64 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.66% 0.15% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.16% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Lancashire median daily rate £494 £400 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.44% -40.74% +68.75%
10th Percentile £406 £375 £489
90th Percentile £587 £425 £775
North West median daily rate £600 £550 £600
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 429 628 852
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 95.44% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 423 585
Lancashire median daily rate £413 £388 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -10.92% +24.29%
10th Percentile £263 £186 £210
90th Percentile £571 £550 £613
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 68 82
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +64.65%
10th Percentile £14.69 £11.19 £18.73
90th Percentile £66.19 £59.31 £49.50
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Lancashire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Lancashire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Lancashire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Preston - 1 - -
Programme Manager
North West

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

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

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner