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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 9 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 97 58 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.38% 9.43% 7.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.86% 10.02% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 39
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £35.03
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +8.92%
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
818 579 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.01% 94.15% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 294 459
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.30 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 83 (53.21%) Project Management
2 51 (32.69%) Finance
3 47 (30.13%) PRINCE2
4 46 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (23.08%) Migration
6 21 (13.46%) Banking
7 20 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (12.82%) Security Cleared
8 19 (12.18%) SC Cleared
9 16 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (7.69%) Legal
10 12 (7.69%) Data Migration
11 11 (7.05%) Matrix Management
12 10 (6.41%) Change Management
13 9 (5.77%) EMC
13 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
13 9 (5.77%) Documentum
13 9 (5.77%) Project Planning
13 9 (5.77%) Captiva
14 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (5.13%) MS Office
14 8 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (4.49%) Vignette
15 7 (4.49%) ITIL
15 7 (4.49%) Windows
15 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
15 7 (4.49%) Retail
16 6 (3.85%) Degree
16 6 (3.85%) Resource Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.77%) Documentum
1 9 (5.77%) Captiva
2 2 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.28%) CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) MS Office
2 6 (3.85%) MS Project
3 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.64%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (0.64%) Network Security
2 1 (0.64%) 4G
2 1 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.64%) Broadband
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
2 1 (0.64%) SAN
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) 3G
2 1 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (32.69%) Finance
2 21 (13.46%) Banking
3 12 (7.69%) Legal
4 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.49%) Retail
6 4 (2.56%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) Spring
2 1 (0.64%) Mason
2 1 (0.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.85%) NHS
3 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.64%) Economics
4 1 (0.64%) Statistics
4 1 (0.64%) iPhone
4 1 (0.64%) User Experience
4 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.64%) LIMS
4 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.49%) Windows
2 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.64%) UNIX
4 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.21%) Project Management
2 47 (30.13%) PRINCE2
3 46 (29.49%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (23.08%) Migration
5 20 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 11 (7.05%) Matrix Management
8 10 (6.41%) Change Management
9 9 (5.77%) Project Planning
10 8 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.49%) ITIL
12 6 (3.85%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.85%) Resource Management
12 6 (3.85%) Supplier Management
13 5 (3.21%) Investment Management
13 5 (3.21%) Programme Management
13 5 (3.21%) Service Delivery
13 5 (3.21%) PRINCE
14 4 (2.56%) ETL
14 4 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.28%) Java
2 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.18%) SC Cleared
3 16 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (3.85%) Degree
5 5 (3.21%) PMP
5 5 (3.21%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.28%) QA
2 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (5.77%) EMC
2 7 (4.49%) Vignette
2 7 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.28%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.28%) Cisco
3 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.64%) Primavera
4 1 (0.64%) VMware
4 1 (0.64%) Avaloq
4 1 (0.64%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) SAP
4 1 (0.64%) Cognos
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle
4 1 (0.64%) HP
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