The table below looks at the statistics for the Business Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Business Project Manager
Rank 121 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate £513 £388 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £358 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £409 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-19.19% -
Business Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2399 2593 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.00% 95.82% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1446 1055
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 65
Average hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.61% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Business Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Project Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Business Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Business Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 5 £513 +36.66%
Glasgow +12 2 - -
Business Project Manager
UK

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business 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 Business Project Manager in their job title.

1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) Finance
3 12 (40.00%) Banking
4 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
6 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.00%) Change Control
8 5 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (13.33%) SAP Business One
9 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
9 4 (13.33%) SAP
9 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.33%) MS Project
9 4 (13.33%) Advertising
9 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (6.67%) Workflow
11 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.67%) People Management
12 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
12 1 (3.33%) SDLC
12 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
12 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
12 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
12 1 (3.33%) Workflow Analysis

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Business 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 Business Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (3.33%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (26.67%) Project Planning
4 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Change Control
6 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.67%) People Management
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
10 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.33%) BPR
10 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
10 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
10 1 (3.33%) Scrum
10 1 (3.33%) SDLC
10 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
10 1 (3.33%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle