The median contractor rate for an IT Programme Manager was £638 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

IT Programme Manager
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 409 403
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 24 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 16
Median daily rate £638 £725 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.06% +23.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £462 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £770 £800 £738
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £513 £625
% change year-on-year +2.43% -18.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £57.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19665 20680 22203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.86% 95.26% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14033 15001 15472
Median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +3.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 230 384
Median hourly rate £19.82 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.11% -3.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

IT Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured IT Programme Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Programme Manager in London

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Programme Manager in London

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Programme Manager in London

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Programme Manager in London

IT Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £513 -
Uxbridge - 1 £650 -
IT Programme Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT 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 London region featuring IT Programme Manager in the job title.

1 16 (42.11%) Programme Management
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
5 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
5 7 (18.42%) PMO
6 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 6 (15.79%) Change Management
6 6 (15.79%) Legal
7 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Programme Governance
7 5 (13.16%) Line Management
8 4 (10.53%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) Analytics
8 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 4 (10.53%) Change Control
8 4 (10.53%) QA
8 4 (10.53%) Retail
8 4 (10.53%) Marketing
8 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) SAP
8 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.89%) Electronics
9 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
9 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
9 3 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development

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

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Legal
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) Electronics
5 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (5.26%) Law
7 1 (2.63%) Advertising
7 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) EPoS
1 2 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) NPfIT
2 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.63%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Programme Management
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
5 5 (13.16%) Line Management
5 5 (13.16%) Programme Governance
5 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Change Control
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Business Transformation
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) IT Strategy
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
1 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) CIMA
3 1 (2.63%) CISA
3 1 (2.63%) CISM
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) PMO
2 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Pega
2 1 (2.63%) Wallstreet Suite
2 1 (2.63%) Workday