The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.26% 13.59% 18.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.46% 19.72% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 26
Average daily rate £575 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 142 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.94% 68.93% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 65 80
Average daily rate £370 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £528 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £29.17 £26.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.12% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Management
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) Information Management
2 5 (26.32%) Document Management
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Documentum
2 5 (26.32%) Maximo
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) EDMS
4 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) LiveLink
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) PMI
5 2 (10.53%) PMP
5 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) AWD
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Billing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) COBIT
6 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.26%) LAN

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) Documentum
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) LiveLink
4 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maximo
2 1 (5.26%) AWD
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) EDMS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) EDRMS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Information Management Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Information Management
2 5 (26.32%) Document Management
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Use Case
5 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Cognos
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Infor
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Axica Recruitment
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