The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 106 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 22 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 5.43% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 6
Average daily rate £420 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £377 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £515 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £37.50 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +2.77%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
495 387 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.64% 16.65% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 222 175
Average daily rate £327 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.89 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
PMI Certification
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +11 5 £469 -1.31%
Glasgow +14 3 £425 - 2
Edinburgh -26 2 £300 -25.00% 1
Stirling - - - -
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PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (90.32%) PRINCE2
2 18 (58.06%) PMP
3 17 (54.84%) PMI
4 15 (48.39%) Project Management
5 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
5 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
6 9 (29.03%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (22.58%) MS Project
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
10 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
11 4 (12.90%) Banking
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
11 4 (12.90%) MS Office
12 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
12 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
12 3 (9.68%) Degree
12 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
13 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
13 2 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
13 2 (6.45%) JIRA
13 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
13 2 (6.45%) Change Management
13 2 (6.45%) Front Office
13 2 (6.45%) PRINCE

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Project
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS Office
4 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Maximo
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (12.90%) Coordinator
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Project Officer
3 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management Officer
3 2 (6.45%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Project Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Business Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.68%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) RDF
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.23%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) PMP
2 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) APMP
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.23%) Infor
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP