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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 78 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 18 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.27% 1.13% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.17% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Average daily rate £500 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £445 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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
1359 1280 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.97% 96.17% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 694 539
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Average hourly rate £22.01 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.50 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 13 (38.24%) Project Management
4 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Migration
6 6 (17.65%) Retail
7 5 (14.71%) Retail Banking
8 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
8 3 (8.82%) Change Control
8 3 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (8.82%) Service Management
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) People Management
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
10 1 (2.94%) JIRA
10 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.94%) System Integration Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Office 365
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
10 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Retail
4 5 (14.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Project Management
2 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) People Management
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.94%) BPMN
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Logistics
6 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.94%) Use Case
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
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Posted: 24 days ago