The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 116 106 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 35 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.91% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.95% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 11
Average daily rate £376 £408 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £354 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.38 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-32.08% -25.00%
IT 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
2783 2848 2491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.23% 95.54% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1531 1312
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 100 72
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

IT 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 IT Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 +3 28 £414 -1.48%
Glasgow +4 5 £363 -7.93% 1
Renfrewshire -33 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £325 -
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IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 27 (50.94%) Finance
1 27 (50.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (45.28%) Banking
3 21 (39.62%) Project Management
4 15 (28.30%) Retail
4 15 (28.30%) Retail Banking
5 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
6 13 (24.53%) Migration
7 12 (22.64%) Law
8 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
9 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.43%) Middleware
10 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
11 4 (7.55%) Unix
11 4 (7.55%) Windows
11 4 (7.55%) SOA
12 3 (5.66%) Oracle
12 3 (5.66%) Change Management
12 3 (5.66%) Release Management
12 3 (5.66%) Contingency Planning
13 2 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
13 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
13 2 (3.77%) JIRA
13 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
13 2 (3.77%) Supplier Management
13 2 (3.77%) Customer Engagement

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) JBoss
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) LAN
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 27 (50.94%) Finance
2 24 (45.28%) Banking
3 15 (28.30%) Retail
3 15 (28.30%) Retail Banking
4 12 (22.64%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Unix
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Solaris
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (39.62%) Project Management
3 13 (24.53%) Migration
4 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.55%) Resource Management
7 4 (7.55%) SOA
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (5.66%) Release Management
9 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.77%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.77%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.89%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.89%) Software Delivery
10 1 (1.89%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) CISM
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) COREP
1 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.89%) FINREP
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) TSYS
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