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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Project Manager
Rank 112 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 15 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.85% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 8
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£388 £350 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2572 2341 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.29% 93.83% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1310 1139 1111
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 £225 £190 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 83 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Business Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Business Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Business Project Manager Hourly 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 22 August 2014. 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
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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 -14 6 £388 +24.00%
Glasgow -11 4 £310 -5.70%
Stirling -8 3 £360 -24.21% 1
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
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Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 16 (53.33%) Finance
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (26.67%) Business Transformation
4 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (13.33%) Banking
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
6 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (10.00%) Budget Control
7 3 (10.00%) Genesys
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Front Office
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) UML
7 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
8 2 (6.67%) Use Case
8 2 (6.67%) Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
8 2 (6.67%) Legal
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) MS Project
8 2 (6.67%) MS Office
8 2 (6.67%) Sybase

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
1 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (26.67%) Business Transformation
4 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Budget Control
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Use Case
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Genesys
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.33%) Charles River
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) PeopleSoft