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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 109 83 102
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +19
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 18 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.97% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.25% 6.47% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 6
Average daily rate
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£349 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.93% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £600 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.49
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -30.50%
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UK

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
554 371 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.22% 15.00% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 188 145
Average daily rate £345 £353 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 21 36
Average hourly rate £15.77 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.95 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 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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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
Glasgow -8 6 £425 +21.42% 1
Aberdeen +5 3 £225 -40.00%
Edinburgh -13 3 £350 -15.15% 2
Renfrewshire -20 2 £337 -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
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PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 32 (84.21%) PRINCE2
2 28 (73.68%) Project Management
3 26 (68.42%) PMP
4 15 (39.47%) PMI
5 12 (31.58%) Finance
6 11 (28.95%) MS Project
7 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
9 7 (18.42%) MS Office
9 7 (18.42%) Banking
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) ITIL
10 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
11 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
11 5 (13.16%) Change Management
11 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
12 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (10.53%) Migration
12 4 (10.53%) Genesys
13 3 (7.89%) HP
13 3 (7.89%) IVR
13 3 (7.89%) Retail
13 3 (7.89%) Advertising
13 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
13 3 (7.89%) Resource Management

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Project
2 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (18.42%) MS Office
4 6 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) PBX
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
1 1 (2.63%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) EDMS
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Programme Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Quality Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Business Change Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) PMI
2 3 (7.89%) IVR
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Economics
4 1 (2.63%) CCTV
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Vista
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) PRINCE2
2 28 (73.68%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) PRINCE
5 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
7 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.26%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.26%) ITSM
8 2 (5.26%) CAE
8 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.26%) Software Distribution
8 2 (5.26%) Information Management
9 1 (2.63%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) PMP
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
1 2 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Genesys
3 3 (7.89%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.63%) Infor