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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 72 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.42% 10.34% 8.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.83% 11.08% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 35
Average daily rate
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£418 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £175.00 £17.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.71% +919.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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
815 767 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.32% 93.31% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 348 360
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 21
Average hourly rate £39.00 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.41% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £134.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015, 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 87 (53.05%) Project Management
2 65 (39.63%) Finance
3 35 (21.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (15.85%) Banking
6 26 (15.85%) Migration
7 16 (9.76%) Security Cleared
8 14 (8.54%) MS Project
8 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (8.54%) SC Cleared
8 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
10 11 (6.71%) Degree
11 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (6.10%) Windows
11 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
11 10 (6.10%) Legal
12 9 (5.49%) Documentum
12 9 (5.49%) MS Office
12 9 (5.49%) EMC
12 9 (5.49%) Captiva
13 8 (4.88%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.88%) Business Analysis
13 8 (4.88%) Change Control
13 8 (4.88%) PMI Certification
13 8 (4.88%) ITIL
14 7 (4.27%) Retail
14 7 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (4.27%) Vignette

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 9 (5.49%) Documentum
1 9 (5.49%) Captiva
2 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.22%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) Lync
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 14 (8.54%) MS Project
2 10 (6.10%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.49%) MS Office
4 7 (4.27%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) SDH
2 6 (3.66%) WAN
3 5 (3.05%) Internet
4 3 (1.83%) LAN
5 2 (1.22%) Firewall
5 2 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.22%) DWDM
5 2 (1.22%) VoIP
5 2 (1.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.61%) VPN
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) MPLS
6 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (39.63%) Finance
2 26 (15.85%) Banking
3 10 (6.10%) Legal
4 7 (4.27%) Retail
5 6 (3.66%) Games
5 6 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.05%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.83%) Billing
7 3 (1.83%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.22%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) HTML
2 6 (3.66%) CSS
3 5 (3.05%) XML
3 5 (3.05%) Flash
3 5 (3.05%) HTML5
4 4 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.83%) New Media
3 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.22%) User Experience
4 2 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.22%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.61%) iPhone
5 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.61%) BBC
5 1 (0.61%) Statistics
5 1 (0.61%) Life Science
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) NHS
5 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.61%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.10%) Windows
2 7 (4.27%) Android
3 6 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (53.05%) Project Management
2 35 (21.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (19.51%) PRINCE2
4 31 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (15.85%) Migration
6 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (4.88%) Change Control
7 8 (4.88%) Business Analysis
7 8 (4.88%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.88%) ITIL
8 7 (4.27%) PRINCE
8 7 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.66%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.66%) Kanban
10 5 (3.05%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.05%) Matrix Management
10 5 (3.05%) Service Management
10 5 (3.05%) Change Management
10 5 (3.05%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.05%) JavaScript
1 5 (3.05%) ActionScript
2 3 (1.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.61%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.54%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (6.71%) Degree
4 8 (4.88%) PMI Certification
5 7 (4.27%) PMP
6 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.61%) PhD
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.83%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.49%) EMC
3 7 (4.27%) Vignette
4 3 (1.83%) SAP
4 3 (1.83%) IBM
4 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (0.61%) Adobe
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
6 1 (0.61%) Remedy
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
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