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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 16 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 79 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.26% 7.19% 8.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.86% 7.56% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 38
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.16 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+919.81% -45.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.91%
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
801 622 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.90% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 335 387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.10 £30.75
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 75 (53.19%) Project Management
2 45 (31.91%) PRINCE2
3 41 (29.08%) Finance
4 31 (21.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (16.31%) Migration
6 14 (9.93%) Oracle
7 13 (9.22%) Change Management
7 13 (9.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (8.51%) Banking
9 11 (7.80%) Project Planning
10 10 (7.09%) SharePoint
10 10 (7.09%) Supplier Management
10 10 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.38%) ITIL
12 8 (5.67%) ERP
12 8 (5.67%) Microsoft
12 8 (5.67%) MS Project
12 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
12 8 (5.67%) Retail
12 8 (5.67%) Data Migration
13 7 (4.96%) QA
13 7 (4.96%) Business Transformation
13 7 (4.96%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.96%) Coaching
13 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.96%) PMP
14 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
14 6 (4.26%) Oracle EBS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.84%) TWiki
2 4 (2.84%) Lync
3 1 (0.71%) WordPress
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.71%) IIS
3 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (5.67%) MS Project
2 6 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.42%) MS Office
5 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.13%) Agresso
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) WAN
1 2 (1.42%) LAN
1 2 (1.42%) Intranet
1 2 (1.42%) 4G
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless
2 1 (0.71%) VoIP
2 1 (0.71%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (29.08%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Banking
3 8 (5.67%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Front Office
4 4 (2.84%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.13%) Back Office
5 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.42%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.42%) JSP
1 2 (1.42%) HTML
1 2 (1.42%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) Spring
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.84%) NHS
2 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.42%) PACS
3 2 (1.42%) e-Health
4 1 (0.71%) iPad
4 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.71%) Windows
1 1 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.19%) Project Management
2 45 (31.91%) PRINCE2
3 31 (21.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (16.31%) Migration
5 13 (9.22%) Change Management
6 11 (7.80%) Project Planning
7 10 (7.09%) Supplier Management
7 10 (7.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.38%) ITIL
9 8 (5.67%) ERP
9 8 (5.67%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.67%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.96%) Business Transformation
10 7 (4.96%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.96%) Coaching
10 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.26%) Resource Management
11 6 (4.26%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.42%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (4.96%) PMP
4 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.55%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.84%) Degree
7 3 (2.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.71%) APMP
9 1 (0.71%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (9.93%) Oracle
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.55%) VMware
4 4 (2.84%) Genesys
4 4 (2.84%) Citrix
5 3 (2.13%) Cisco
5 3 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (0.71%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.71%) Avaya
6 1 (0.71%) NetApp
6 1 (0.71%) Progress
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer
Posted: 5 days ago