The median contractor rate for a Programme Director was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

Programme Director
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 576 584
Rank change year-on-year +24 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Director 50 67 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 44
Median daily rate £700 £750 £745
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +0.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £576 £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £948 £1,000
UK excluding London median daily rate £850 £775 £700
% change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
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 £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Programme Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Director over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Director in the UK

Programme Director
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Director within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +13 46 £700 -6.66% 6
London -6 34 £700 -3.44% 4
South East +5 5 £668 -13.87%
City of London -2 4 £650 -6.13% 2
Hampshire +12 3 £485 -36.39%
South West +5 2 £775 +55.00%
East Midlands -4 2 £850 +12.58%
Bristol - 2 £775 -
Westminster - 2 £663 - 1
North East +66 1 £1,050 +61.53%
North West +22 1 - -
West Midlands +15 1 - -
Manchester +12 1 - -
Sussex -1 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £1,050 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £1,050 -
Northampton - 1 £850 -
Basingstoke - 1 £485 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £850 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -

Programme Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Programme Director 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 Programme Director in the job title.

1 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 23 (24.21%) Programme Management
3 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.00%) Project Management
6 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 13 (13.68%) Supplier Management
8 10 (10.53%) Retail
9 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.47%) Matrix Management
10 8 (8.42%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (7.37%) Programme Delivery
11 7 (7.37%) Behavioural Change
11 7 (7.37%) Banking
11 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.37%) Coaching
12 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (6.32%) Migration
12 6 (6.32%) PMO
13 5 (5.26%) IT Strategy
14 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
14 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (4.21%) Quality Management
14 4 (4.21%) SAP
14 4 (4.21%) ERP
14 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
14 4 (4.21%) Data Strategy
14 4 (4.21%) BPSS Clearance
15 3 (3.16%) NHS
15 3 (3.16%) Java

Programme Director 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 1 (1.05%) SAS
1 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) WAN
2 2 (2.11%) 2G
2 2 (2.11%) 3G
2 2 (2.11%) 4G
2 2 (2.11%) LAN
3 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.05%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.05%) JUnit
General
1 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.53%) Retail
4 7 (7.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Marketing
6 2 (2.11%) Legal
6 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Electronics
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.05%) Ajax
2 1 (1.05%) CSS
2 1 (1.05%) CSS3
2 1 (1.05%) Django
2 1 (1.05%) Guice
2 1 (1.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.05%) HTML5
2 1 (1.05%) JSON
2 1 (1.05%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.05%) REST
2 1 (1.05%) RESTful
2 1 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.05%) Spring
2 1 (1.05%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.05%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.16%) FMCG
2 3 (3.16%) NHS
3 2 (2.11%) IPTV
3 2 (2.11%) User Experience
4 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) Derivative
4 1 (1.05%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.05%) EMV
4 1 (1.05%) Equities
4 1 (1.05%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.05%) PMI
4 1 (1.05%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.05%) STB
4 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) Programme Management
2 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.00%) Project Management
5 13 (13.68%) Supplier Management
6 9 (9.47%) Matrix Management
6 9 (9.47%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.42%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (7.37%) Behavioural Change
8 7 (7.37%) Coaching
8 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
8 7 (7.37%) Programme Delivery
9 6 (6.32%) Migration
9 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.26%) IT Strategy
11 4 (4.21%) Data Strategy
11 4 (4.21%) ERP
11 4 (4.21%) Quality Management
12 3 (3.16%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.16%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) Java
2 2 (2.11%) C
3 1 (1.05%) C#
3 1 (1.05%) Python
3 1 (1.05%) Ruby
3 1 (1.05%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.05%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.05%) PMP
3 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) PMO
2 2 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (4.21%) SAP
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe
3 1 (1.05%) Charles River
3 1 (1.05%) Cisco
3 1 (1.05%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
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