Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Director was £750 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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 Director
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 545 535
Rank change year-on-year -23 -10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 64 71 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 68
London median daily rate £750 £688 £863
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -20.29% +11.29%
10th Percentile £618 £525 £492
90th Percentile £1,330 £968 £1,050
England median daily rate £750 £750 £838
% change year-on-year - -10.45% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Director in London

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Director in London

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Director in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Director in London

Programme Director
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 Programme Director within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -12 7 £713 -10.94%
East London -2 4 £675 -
West London -9 1 - -
Programme Director
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region featuring Programme Director in the job title.

1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Programme Management
3 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.06%) Banking
6 8 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 6 (9.38%) Retail
8 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
8 6 (9.38%) Migration
9 5 (7.81%) ERP
9 5 (7.81%) Blockchain
9 5 (7.81%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (6.25%) Change Management
11 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
11 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
11 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.69%) Legal
11 3 (4.69%) SAP
11 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.69%) PSD2
11 3 (4.69%) Strategic Thinking
11 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
12 2 (3.13%) IT Strategy
12 2 (3.13%) Business Transformation
12 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (3.13%) Coaching
12 2 (3.13%) User Experience
12 2 (3.13%) Software Delivery

Programme Director 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 1 (1.56%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
1 1 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Banking
3 6 (9.38%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) NHS
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.56%) FMCG
3 1 (1.56%) IPTV
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.56%) STB
3 1 (1.56%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Programme Management
2 12 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 7 (10.94%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Migration
7 5 (7.81%) ERP
7 5 (7.81%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
9 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
9 3 (4.69%) Strategic Thinking
9 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
10 2 (3.13%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.13%) Coaching
10 2 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.13%) Data Strategy
10 2 (3.13%) IT Strategy
10 2 (3.13%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) PSD2
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
2 1 (1.56%) MiFID
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) SAP
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Temenos
3 1 (1.56%) Workday