The median contractor rate for a Programme Director was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Director
Rank 88 96 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.097% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £675 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £900 £700 £900
% change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1003 1378 1090
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.28% 96.63% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 961 716
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Programme Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Programme Director in Leeds

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Director in Leeds

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leeds region featuring Programme Director in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Guice

Programme Director Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Django
1 1 (50.00%) Guice
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle