The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 29 April 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.88% 0.37% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.38% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £650 £675 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £538
% change year-on-year - +2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.52 £55.00 £56.00
% change year-on-year -46.33% -1.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 435 522 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.03% 95.60% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 376 306
Median daily rate £380 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 31
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +76.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in South Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in South Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Sheffield +9 4 £650 -3.70%
Programme Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery

Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Economics
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) PMBOK