The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £656 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.

Programme Manager
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 164 163
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 290 341 329
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.57% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.65% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 263 217
Median daily rate £656 £650 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £829 £800 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £100.00 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £55.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -3.50%  

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%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in London

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in London

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in London

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 Programme Manager in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Manager in London

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 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
City of London -5 43 £700 - 8
Canary Wharf +4 4 £550 -13.72%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £650 -
Westminster +6 1 £638 +10.86%
Heathrow +5 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 £500 -
Programme Manager
England

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

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

1 176 (35.99%) Finance
2 150 (30.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 135 (27.61%) Programme Management
4 124 (25.36%) Project Management
5 118 (24.13%) Agile Software Development
6 106 (21.68%) Banking
7 90 (18.40%) PRINCE2
8 52 (10.63%) Security Cleared
9 46 (9.41%) Change Management
10 44 (9.00%) Programme Delivery
11 43 (8.79%) Retail
12 39 (7.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 39 (7.98%) Change Control
13 36 (7.36%) SC Cleared
13 36 (7.36%) PMO
14 34 (6.95%) Risk Management
15 33 (6.75%) Migration
16 32 (6.54%) Investment Banking
17 31 (6.34%) SAP
18 27 (5.52%) PMI Certification
19 26 (5.32%) Legal
20 24 (4.91%) Scrum
20 24 (4.91%) Service Management
20 24 (4.91%) CRM
21 22 (4.50%) ERP
21 22 (4.50%) Marketing
22 21 (4.29%) Degree
22 21 (4.29%) Resource Management
22 21 (4.29%) Oracle
22 21 (4.29%) PMI

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (0.82%) Skype for Business
3 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.61%) CMS
4 3 (0.61%) Confluence
5 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (3.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 14 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (2.66%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.09%) Office 365
2 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.02%) SaaS
2 5 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.82%) IaaS
4 3 (0.61%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.02%) Intranet
1 5 (1.02%) Skype
2 4 (0.82%) WAN
3 3 (0.61%) LAN
3 3 (0.61%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.61%) WebEx
4 2 (0.41%) Firewall
4 2 (0.41%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.20%) 3G
5 1 (0.20%) 4G
5 1 (0.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) SAN
5 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (1.84%) Big Data
2 6 (1.23%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.61%) Blockchain
4 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.61%) Power BI
5 2 (0.41%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.41%) QlikView
5 2 (0.41%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.20%) HBase
6 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (1.23%) JIRA
2 3 (0.61%) Selenium
3 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.41%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.20%) JBehave
4 1 (0.20%) JUnit
4 1 (0.20%) Maven
4 1 (0.20%) Mockito
4 1 (0.20%) Moq
4 1 (0.20%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 176 (35.99%) Finance
2 106 (21.68%) Banking
3 43 (8.79%) Retail
4 32 (6.54%) Investment Banking
5 26 (5.32%) Legal
6 22 (4.50%) Marketing
7 19 (3.89%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.66%) Law
9 11 (2.25%) Advertising
9 11 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.25%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.64%) Back Office
11 7 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.43%) Military
12 6 (1.23%) Electronics
12 6 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.61%) German Language
13 3 (0.61%) Local Government
13 3 (0.61%) Publishing
14 2 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.02%) .NET
1 5 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (0.61%) XMPP
3 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (0.41%) CSS
3 2 (0.41%) HTML
3 2 (0.41%) REST
4 1 (0.20%) D3.js
4 1 (0.20%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.20%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.20%) JSON
4 1 (0.20%) Kafka
4 1 (0.20%) RESTful
4 1 (0.20%) Spring
4 1 (0.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (4.29%) Data Centre
1 21 (4.29%) PMI
2 12 (2.45%) NHS
3 7 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (1.43%) Hedge funds
4 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.02%) Virtual Team
6 4 (0.82%) Credit Risk
6 4 (0.82%) EPoS
6 4 (0.82%) FMCG
6 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.61%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.61%) Smartcard
7 3 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (1.84%) Windows
2 8 (1.64%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (30.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 135 (27.61%) Programme Management
3 124 (25.36%) Project Management
4 118 (24.13%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (18.40%) PRINCE2
6 46 (9.41%) Change Management
7 44 (9.00%) Programme Delivery
8 39 (7.98%) Change Control
8 39 (7.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 34 (6.95%) Risk Management
10 33 (6.75%) Migration
11 24 (4.91%) CRM
11 24 (4.91%) Scrum
11 24 (4.91%) Service Management
12 22 (4.50%) ERP
13 21 (4.29%) Analytics
13 21 (4.29%) Resource Management
13 21 (4.29%) Test Strategy
14 19 (3.89%) Waterfall
15 18 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (1.64%) Java
2 6 (1.23%) C
3 4 (0.82%) C#
4 3 (0.61%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (10.63%) Security Cleared
2 36 (7.36%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.52%) PMI Certification
4 21 (4.29%) Degree
4 21 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 17 (3.48%) PMP
6 15 (3.07%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.23%) MBA
10 4 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.82%) ISEB
11 2 (0.41%) CISM
11 2 (0.41%) CISSP
11 2 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.20%) CIMA
12 1 (0.20%) CIPD
12 1 (0.20%) CISA
12 1 (0.20%) OCP
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.36%) PMO
2 20 (4.09%) GDPR
3 18 (3.68%) QA
4 13 (2.66%) MiFID
5 4 (0.82%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.61%) EMIR
6 3 (0.61%) IFRS
6 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.41%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.41%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.20%) GAAP
8 1 (0.20%) GxP
8 1 (0.20%) SLA
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.20%) HDFS
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 31 (6.34%) SAP
2 21 (4.29%) Oracle
3 20 (4.09%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.84%) Adobe
5 7 (1.43%) Cisco
6 6 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.02%) ATG
7 5 (1.02%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.82%) IBM
9 3 (0.61%) Avaya
9 3 (0.61%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.61%) Remedy
9 3 (0.61%) Workday
10 2 (0.41%) HP
10 2 (0.41%) hybris
10 2 (0.41%) Pega
10 2 (0.41%) Wallstreet Suite
11 1 (0.20%) Demandware
11 1 (0.20%) Tableau
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