The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certification
Rank 78 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 42 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.59% 0.61% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.97% 3.81% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 8
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£350 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%
PMI Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
468 367 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.73% 16.08% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 155 175
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.57% +2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £11.73 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PMI Certification
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 PMI Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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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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 10 £395 +31.66%
Glasgow -2 4 - -
Dundee - - - -
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PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification.

1 48 (82.76%) PMP
2 35 (60.34%) Project Management
2 35 (60.34%) PRINCE2
3 24 (41.38%) Security Cleared
4 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
4 23 (39.66%) Finance
5 19 (32.76%) ITIL
5 19 (32.76%) Project Planning
6 17 (29.31%) Change Management
7 16 (27.59%) PRINCE
8 14 (24.14%) PMI
9 13 (22.41%) Economics
9 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (17.24%) Windows
10 10 (17.24%) MS Project
11 8 (13.79%) Migration
12 7 (12.07%) Banking
13 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
13 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 6 (10.34%) HP
14 5 (8.62%) CISSP
14 5 (8.62%) Linux
14 5 (8.62%) Python
14 5 (8.62%) UNIX
14 5 (8.62%) Perl
14 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (8.62%) Firewall
14 5 (8.62%) Information Security
14 5 (8.62%) ArcSight

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Project
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
1 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (5.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) DataStage
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Project Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Consultant
3 3 (5.17%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (5.17%) Project Planner
3 3 (5.17%) PMO Manager
4 2 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (3.45%) Coordinator
5 1 (1.72%) Management Consultant
5 1 (1.72%) Project Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Problem Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Business Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (1.72%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (1.72%) Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Support Analyst
5 1 (1.72%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (1.72%) Release Management Consultant
5 1 (1.72%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) PMI
2 13 (22.41%) Economics
2 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.62%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.45%) IVR
6 1 (1.72%) NHS
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) Project Management
1 35 (60.34%) PRINCE2
2 19 (32.76%) ITIL
2 19 (32.76%) Project Planning
3 17 (29.31%) Change Management
4 16 (27.59%) PRINCE
5 8 (13.79%) Migration
6 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) Information Security
6 5 (8.62%) SIEM
6 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.45%) Release Management
9 2 (3.45%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.72%) CRM
10 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.72%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Python
1 5 (8.62%) Perl
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) C
4 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (82.76%) PMP
2 24 (41.38%) Security Cleared
3 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.62%) CISSP
4 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 5 (8.62%) GCIA
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (5.17%) APMP
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.34%) HP
2 5 (8.62%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.17%) Genesys
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Planview