The median contractor rate for an IT Programme Manager was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 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.

IT Programme Manager
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 591 599
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Programme Manager 41 60 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.12% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 28
Median daily rate £625 £550 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £838 £775 £731
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £525 £485
% change year-on-year +19.04% +8.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £57.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

IT Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Programme Manager in the UK

IT Programme Manager
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Programme Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +21 41 £625 +13.63% 4
London +19 24 £638 -12.06% 2
UK excluding London +11 17 £625 +19.04% 2
South East +27 9 £700 +12.00% 1
North of England +47 3 £625 +19.04% 1
Midlands +17 3 £400 -13.97%
South West -6 1 £425 -15.00%
East of England -7 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT 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 featuring IT Programme Manager in the job title.

1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
3 18 (25.35%) Project Management
4 16 (22.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (22.54%) PMO
5 12 (16.90%) Change Management
5 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
7 10 (14.08%) Retail
7 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
7 10 (14.08%) Change Control
8 9 (12.68%) Programme Delivery
9 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
10 7 (9.86%) Legal
10 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
10 7 (9.86%) Migration
10 7 (9.86%) SAP
10 7 (9.86%) Marketing
10 7 (9.86%) Degree
10 7 (9.86%) Banking
10 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
10 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
11 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (8.45%) QA
12 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
12 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
12 5 (7.04%) ITIL
12 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.04%) Risk Management

IT Programme Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (4.23%) Documentum
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.23%) Maximo
3 1 (1.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Big Data
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Retail
3 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.86%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Legal
4 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
4 7 (9.86%) Marketing
5 4 (5.63%) Advertising
5 4 (5.63%) Electronics
6 3 (4.23%) Games
6 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.82%) Law
8 1 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.82%) EPoS
2 2 (2.82%) NHS
2 2 (2.82%) Social Media
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.41%) Equities
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
3 1 (1.41%) NPfIT
3 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Programme Management
2 18 (25.35%) Project Management
3 16 (22.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.90%) Change Management
5 11 (15.49%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.08%) Change Control
6 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
7 9 (12.68%) Programme Delivery
8 7 (9.86%) Migration
9 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.04%) ITIL
10 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.04%) Waterfall
11 4 (5.63%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) C
2 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
1 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.23%) PMP
3 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.82%) PgMP
5 1 (1.41%) CIMA
5 1 (1.41%) CISA
5 1 (1.41%) CISM
5 1 (1.41%) CISSP
5 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) PMO
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) SAP
2 3 (4.23%) IBM
2 3 (4.23%) OpenText
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Remedy
3 2 (2.82%) Siebel
4 1 (1.41%) Google
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Pega
4 1 (1.41%) Wallstreet Suite
4 1 (1.41%) Workday
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Rate: From £45,318 to £51,003 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago