The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
England / London
Rank 215 170 181
Rank change year-on-year -45 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 202 322 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.05% 1.45% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.53% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 242 193
Median daily rate £650 £600 £640
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £800 £805
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £55.50

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 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 -17 27 £675 +3.84% 7
Bromley - 5 £650 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £475 -
Croydon - 2 £650 -
Westminster - 2 £650 -
Wimbledon - 2 £625 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 - -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (36.90%) Finance
2 135 (28.30%) Project Management
3 134 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 131 (27.46%) Programme Management
5 121 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (20.96%) Banking
7 74 (15.51%) PRINCE2
8 52 (10.90%) Change Management
9 50 (10.48%) Retail
10 43 (9.01%) Security Cleared
11 39 (8.18%) SC Cleared
11 39 (8.18%) PMO
12 32 (6.71%) PMI Certification
12 32 (6.71%) Migration
13 31 (6.50%) Test Strategy
14 30 (6.29%) Risk Management
15 25 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
15 25 (5.24%) PMI
15 25 (5.24%) PMP
15 25 (5.24%) Legal
16 24 (5.03%) Waterfall
16 24 (5.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 23 (4.82%) Microsoft
18 22 (4.61%) Investment Banking
18 22 (4.61%) Change Control
19 21 (4.40%) Analytics
20 20 (4.19%) Data Centre
20 20 (4.19%) Degree
20 20 (4.19%) ITIL
20 20 (4.19%) CRM

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.05%) CMS
3 3 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.63%) Confluence
3 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (2.52%) MS Project
3 11 (2.31%) MS Office
4 9 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.21%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.31%) Office 365
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.42%) IaaS
3 2 (0.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.31%) WAN
2 9 (1.89%) LAN
3 6 (1.26%) Intranet
4 4 (0.84%) Telepresence
5 3 (0.63%) Extranet
5 3 (0.63%) WebEx
6 2 (0.42%) Internet
6 2 (0.42%) Skype
6 2 (0.42%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.21%) DMZ
7 1 (0.21%) Firewall
7 1 (0.21%) Multicast
7 1 (0.21%) SAN
7 1 (0.21%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.05%) Big Data
3 3 (0.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.42%) Power BI
4 2 (0.42%) QlikView
5 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.21%) GIS
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.21%) OLAP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.68%) JIRA
1 8 (1.68%) Selenium
2 6 (1.26%) HP UFT
2 6 (1.26%) JUnit
3 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.42%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) TestPartner
4 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.21%) JBehave
5 1 (0.21%) LSMW
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) Mockito
5 1 (0.21%) Moq
5 1 (0.21%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 176 (36.90%) Finance
2 100 (20.96%) Banking
3 50 (10.48%) Retail
4 25 (5.24%) Legal
5 22 (4.61%) Investment Banking
6 17 (3.56%) Telecoms
7 15 (3.14%) Marketing
7 15 (3.14%) Retail Banking
8 11 (2.31%) Advertising
8 11 (2.31%) Front Office
8 11 (2.31%) Law
9 9 (1.89%) Back Office
10 6 (1.26%) Publishing
11 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.84%) Velocity
2 3 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.42%) .NET
4 1 (0.21%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) CSS3
4 1 (0.21%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.21%) HTML
4 1 (0.21%) HTML5
4 1 (0.21%) Middleware
4 1 (0.21%) RESTful
4 1 (0.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (5.24%) PMI
2 20 (4.19%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.52%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.10%) Virtual Team
5 6 (1.26%) Derivative
6 5 (1.05%) EPoS
6 5 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.05%) NHS
6 5 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.84%) Fixed Income
7 4 (0.84%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.84%) User Experience
8 3 (0.63%) Contactless
8 3 (0.63%) FMCG
8 3 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.42%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.42%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.68%) Windows
2 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.21%) AIX
3 1 (0.21%) Android
3 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.21%) Linux
3 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (28.30%) Project Management
2 134 (28.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 131 (27.46%) Programme Management
4 121 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (15.51%) PRINCE2
6 52 (10.90%) Change Management
7 32 (6.71%) Migration
8 31 (6.50%) Test Strategy
9 30 (6.29%) Risk Management
10 24 (5.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 24 (5.03%) Waterfall
11 22 (4.61%) Change Control
12 21 (4.40%) Analytics
13 20 (4.19%) CRM
13 20 (4.19%) ITIL
13 20 (4.19%) Matrix Organization
14 19 (3.98%) Business Transformation
14 19 (3.98%) ERP
14 19 (3.98%) Scrum
15 18 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.05%) SQL
2 4 (0.84%) C
2 4 (0.84%) Java
3 1 (0.21%) C++
3 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 39 (8.18%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.71%) PMI Certification
4 25 (5.24%) PMP
5 20 (4.19%) Degree
6 15 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.47%) APMP
9 5 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.84%) MBA
11 3 (0.63%) CISM
11 3 (0.63%) CISSP
12 2 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.42%) ISEB
12 2 (0.42%) PgMP
13 1 (0.21%) CAPM
13 1 (0.21%) CIMA
13 1 (0.21%) CISA
13 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.18%) PMO
2 16 (3.35%) QA
3 12 (2.52%) GDPR
4 8 (1.68%) MiFID
5 5 (1.05%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.63%) EMIR
6 3 (0.63%) GAAP
6 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.63%) SLA
7 2 (0.42%) Basel III
7 2 (0.42%) IFRS
7 2 (0.42%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.42%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.21%) COBIT
8 1 (0.21%) COREP
8 1 (0.21%) FATCA
8 1 (0.21%) FINREP
8 1 (0.21%) SEPA
8 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 23 (4.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (3.56%) Oracle
2 17 (3.56%) SAP
3 11 (2.31%) Cisco
4 7 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (1.05%) Adobe
6 4 (0.84%) ATG
6 4 (0.84%) CheckPoint
6 4 (0.84%) Google
6 4 (0.84%) IBM
6 4 (0.84%) Informatica
6 4 (0.84%) Remedy
7 3 (0.63%) Charles River
7 3 (0.63%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.63%) Workday
8 2 (0.42%) HP
8 2 (0.42%) Tableau
8 2 (0.42%) VocaLink
8 2 (0.42%) Wallstreet Suite
8 2 (0.42%) Yardi
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