The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 50 71 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 17 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.42% 0.66% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 0.90% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £295 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +19.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £171 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £419 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +158.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 670 555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 73.26% 73.38% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 370 313
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 18
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.60% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Project Planning
Scotland

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 April 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 April 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 23 (79.31%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) MS Project
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (10.34%) MS Office
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
6 2 (6.90%) Billing
6 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.90%) ISEB
7 1 (3.45%) EPoS
7 1 (3.45%) EMV
7 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
7 1 (3.45%) Primavera
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.45%) IIS

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Project
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.45%) EPoS
2 1 (3.45%) EMV
2 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
2 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) CAFM
5 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.45%) Release Management
5 1 (3.45%) Cash Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Primavera
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos