The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Project Manager
Rank 115 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 17 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 6
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2553 2318 2462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 91.93% 94.00% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1127 1138
Average daily rate £363 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 74 110
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £28.85 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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 -17 7 £359 +10.38%
Glasgow -1 4 £310 -5.70%
Stirling -5 3 £360 -24.21%
Aberdeen -1 1 £315 -3.07%
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Business Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (57.89%) Project Management
2 18 (47.37%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) Business Transformation
4 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
5 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
8 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
9 3 (7.89%) Budget Control
9 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) SQL
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle
9 3 (7.89%) Genesys
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 3 (7.89%) Front Office
10 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (5.26%) Legal
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
10 2 (5.26%) Sybase

Business Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Front Office
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
1 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.63%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Business Transformation
3 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 3 (7.89%) Budget Control
8 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.89%) UML
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Cash Management
9 2 (5.26%) Use Case
9 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB6
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) Genesys
2 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
2 2 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) Charles River