The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills 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 Planning over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 66 57 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.89% 1.83% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 2.44% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £425 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
734 533 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.10% 75.18% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 296 387
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 2 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.80 £30.00 £42.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning.

1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) ISEB
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
7 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (10.53%) Economics
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) XenApp
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
7 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Data Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Economics
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Test Management
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Remedy
1 2 (10.53%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) VMware