The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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 Manager
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 104 96
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 11 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.84% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.87% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 19
Median daily rate £575 £563 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +8.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £750 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £540
% change year-on-year - +1.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.02 £55.00 £57.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1379 1946 2010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.80% 96.29% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 1344 1386
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 61
Median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.28% +2.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in West Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in West Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in West Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leeds +19 9 £558 -12.54%
Bradford +6 3 £685 +37.00%
Programme Manager
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 16 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Retail
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
5 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
6 3 (10.71%) Banking
6 3 (10.71%) Games
7 2 (7.14%) Advertising
7 2 (7.14%) NHS
7 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
7 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 1 (3.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 1 (3.57%) Contract Management

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Games
4 2 (7.14%) Advertising
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Control
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Dependency Management
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
8 1 (3.57%) Test Management
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle