The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 77 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.63% 6.66% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.25% 7.03% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £283 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.16 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £35.05
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -7.27%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
751 612 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.88% 94.74% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 330 363
Average daily rate £350 £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.16 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 76 (52.05%) Project Management
2 49 (33.56%) PRINCE2
3 44 (30.14%) Finance
4 32 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (15.07%) Migration
6 15 (10.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (9.59%) Oracle
8 13 (8.90%) Change Management
9 12 (8.22%) Banking
10 11 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.85%) ITIL
11 10 (6.85%) SharePoint
11 10 (6.85%) Supplier Management
11 10 (6.85%) Project Planning
11 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (6.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.48%) ERP
13 8 (5.48%) MS Project
13 8 (5.48%) Risk Management
13 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
14 7 (4.79%) Business Transformation
14 7 (4.79%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.79%) Coaching
14 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (4.79%) Retail
14 7 (4.79%) QA
14 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
15 6 (4.11%) PMP
15 6 (4.11%) MS Excel

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.74%) TWiki
3 3 (2.05%) Lync
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (5.48%) MS Project
2 6 (4.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.37%) MS Office
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.11%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.05%) Agresso
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Wireless
1 2 (1.37%) WAN
1 2 (1.37%) LAN
1 2 (1.37%) 4G
2 1 (0.68%) VoIP
2 1 (0.68%) Broadband
2 1 (0.68%) PPP
2 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (30.14%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Retail
4 4 (2.74%) Front Office
5 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.05%) Back Office
6 2 (1.37%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) .NET
1 2 (1.37%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.37%) JSP
1 2 (1.37%) HTML
2 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.42%) NHS
3 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.37%) e-Health
4 2 (1.37%) PACS
4 2 (1.37%) User Experience
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.68%) Windows
1 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (52.05%) Project Management
2 49 (33.56%) PRINCE2
3 32 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.07%) Migration
5 13 (8.90%) Change Management
6 11 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (6.85%) ITIL
7 10 (6.85%) Supplier Management
7 10 (6.85%) Project Planning
7 10 (6.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (6.16%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.48%) ERP
9 8 (5.48%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.48%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.79%) Business Transformation
10 7 (4.79%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.79%) Coaching
11 6 (4.11%) CRM
11 6 (4.11%) Resource Management
12 5 (3.42%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (6.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.11%) PMP
3 6 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.74%) Degree
5 3 (2.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.37%) CISSP
6 2 (1.37%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.59%) Oracle
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.42%) VMware
4 4 (2.74%) Genesys
4 4 (2.74%) Citrix
5 3 (2.05%) HP
5 3 (2.05%) Cisco
6 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) Twitter
7 1 (0.68%) Progress
7 1 (0.68%) Avaya
7 1 (0.68%) NetApp
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