The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £508 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
South East / West Sussex
Rank 59 61 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.96% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.87% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £508 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £321 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £463 £503
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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 508 577 501
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.13% 96.33% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 347 310
Median daily rate £413 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in West Sussex

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in West Sussex

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Crawley +6 2 - -
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Documentum
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) OpenText
1 4 (80.00%) Maximo
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) PMO
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Maximo
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
2 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) OpenText