The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.44% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £700 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 - £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 278 226 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 100.00% 95.36% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 173 242
Median daily rate £375 £355 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -13.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
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 Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Oxford

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Oxford

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Oxford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Oxford

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) GDPR
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
3 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint