The median contractor rate for a Programme Manager was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Programme Manager
England / Yorkshire
Rank 92 118 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 34 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.60% 0.85% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.88% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 21
Median daily rate £625 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £700 £610
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2065 2741 2537
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.55% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1274 1822 1597
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £259 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 115 136
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Programme Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Manager in Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Manager in Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Manager in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Manager in Yorkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire +13 17 £625 +16.27% 1
North Yorkshire +13 10 £550 -
South Yorkshire -1 3 £650 -3.70% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £775 -
Programme Manager
England

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region featuring Programme Manager in the job title.

1 28 (52.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (39.62%) Programme Management
3 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
4 15 (28.30%) Migration
5 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
7 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (11.32%) Data Migration
9 5 (9.43%) Retail
9 5 (9.43%) Project Management
9 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (9.43%) Application Rationalisation
10 4 (7.55%) Coaching
10 4 (7.55%) Smart Meter
10 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.55%) CRM
10 4 (7.55%) Games
11 3 (5.66%) Advertising
11 3 (5.66%) Banking
11 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.66%) NHS
12 2 (3.77%) Service Design
12 2 (3.77%) Line Management
12 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.77%) Business Transformation
12 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
12 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
12 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
12 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (3.77%) Open Source

Programme Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) ATM
1 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Games
4 3 (5.66%) Advertising
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Smart Meter
3 3 (5.66%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
1 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (39.62%) Programme Management
3 15 (28.30%) Migration
4 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
5 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.43%) Application Rationalisation
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) Coaching
8 4 (7.55%) CRM
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.77%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
10 2 (3.77%) Line Management
10 2 (3.77%) Logistics
10 2 (3.77%) Open Source
10 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.77%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) APMP
3 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) CA
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
2 1 (1.89%) Tableau