The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Project Manager
Rank 64 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 29 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 2.43% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.59% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 13
Average daily rate
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£488 £575 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% +19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £472 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £700 £688
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £495 £500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £44.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.22%
Senior Project Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1547 1119 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.91% 93.80% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 606 469
Average daily rate £388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 33
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.51 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £40.65 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 16 (34.78%) Banking
2 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 14 (30.43%) Project Management
4 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
6 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
7 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (8.70%) SCCM
7 4 (8.70%) SCOM
7 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.70%) Retail
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) VMware
8 3 (6.52%) .NET
8 3 (6.52%) HTML
8 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
8 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (6.52%) PaaS
8 3 (6.52%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 3 (6.52%) vCloud
8 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) ATM
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (34.78%) Banking
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (30.43%) Project Management
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.87%) Change Control
5 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Scrum
7 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.52%) OO
7 3 (6.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (4.35%) Service Management
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Planview
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