The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 18 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.35% 10.74% 11.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 14.13% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
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£272 £575 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.69% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £380 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £655 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.62%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 92 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 39.13% 76.03% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 48
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £615 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Aberdeen region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Aberdeen region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 10 (52.63%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) PeopleSoft
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Use Case
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Network Design
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (15.79%) CMDB
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) MS Project
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) ERP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 7 (36.84%) Payroll Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Support
4 3 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.26%) PMO Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Change Management
2 9 (47.37%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analysis
2 9 (47.37%) Use Case
2 9 (47.37%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) X++
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
2 3 (15.79%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) HP