Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £568 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 July 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 86 91
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 8 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.68% 0.94% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.97% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Oxfordshire median daily rate £568 £635 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.63% +15.45% +10.00%
10th Percentile £500 £457 £461
90th Percentile £669 £784 £638
South East median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 - £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 Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1142 1134 1422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.53% 97.26% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 825 934
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £234 £220 £220
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 55 96
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.80 £35.30 £38.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Oxfordshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Oxfordshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Oxfordshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Oxford +2 3 £560 -
Programme Manager
South East

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

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

1 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint