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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 67 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 1 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.79% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.94% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Average daily rate - £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
Scotland

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
541 742 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.87% 83.94% 79.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 409 295
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 27 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

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
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 28 April 2016, 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 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) User Stories
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (8.33%) APMP
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Coach
5 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Change Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) User Stories
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP