The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 28 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.90% 8.91% 8.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 9.26% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 39
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £449 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
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
669 864 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.96% 96.21% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 445 353
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 19
Median hourly rate £9.50 £36.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% +161.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 29 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 31 (43.66%) Finance
3 24 (33.80%) PRINCE2
4 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.90%) Change Management
7 10 (14.08%) Banking
8 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.86%) Scrum
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (8.45%) Migration
11 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
11 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
11 5 (7.04%) QA
11 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (7.04%) Investment Management
11 5 (7.04%) PMP
11 5 (7.04%) PMI Certification
11 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.04%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (7.04%) SDLC
11 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (5.63%) ITIL
12 4 (5.63%) Retail
13 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
13 3 (4.23%) Web Development
13 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
13 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
13 3 (4.23%) CRM

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.41%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DMZ
1 1 (1.41%) Intranet
1 1 (1.41%) LAN
1 1 (1.41%) Network Security
1 1 (1.41%) WAN
1 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Billing
5 1 (1.41%) Front Office
5 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) SOAP
1 1 (1.41%) Spring
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.23%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) PMI
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 24 (33.80%) PRINCE2
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.90%) Change Management
6 7 (9.86%) Scrum
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
8 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.04%) Investment Management
8 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
8 5 (7.04%) SDLC
8 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
8 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.63%) ITIL
10 3 (4.23%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (4.23%) CRM
10 3 (4.23%) Requirements Management
10 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.23%) Service Management
10 3 (4.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.04%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.04%) PMP
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.82%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.82%) CISSP
5 2 (2.82%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) ISEB
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) AIFMD
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Avaloq
3 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.41%) FNZ
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
3 1 (1.41%) Lotus
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Twitter