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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 60 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 15 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.72% 1.21% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.72% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate
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£410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £318 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £374 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -39.53%
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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
697 464 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.84% 70.09% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 261 316
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) MS Project
4 7 (25.93%) Banking
5 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) Coaching
6 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Line Management
7 4 (14.81%) Primavera
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 3 (11.11%) Retail
8 3 (11.11%) Economics
8 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
9 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.41%) 4G
9 2 (7.41%) SOQL
9 2 (7.41%) RESTful
9 2 (7.41%) Visualforce
9 2 (7.41%) Apex Code
9 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.41%) QA
9 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) XML

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) 4G
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Project Planner
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Release Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) Visualforce
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Economics
2 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Coaching
3 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.70%) Use Case
7 1 (3.70%) Release Management
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Apex Code
2 2 (7.41%) SOQL
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) HNC
4 1 (3.70%) HND
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Primavera
2 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft