The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 129 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing PMI 18 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.64% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 2.24% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 5
Median daily rate £310 £270 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £240 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £318 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £332 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +73.80%
PMI
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1046 849 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.59% 28.72% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 393 437
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +9.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £12.35 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -12.04%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PMI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -35 14 £310 +14.81%
Glasgow -1 3 £305 +87.69%
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PMI.

1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 18 (85.71%) Project Management
3 12 (57.14%) Change Control
4 11 (52.38%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) PMP
5 10 (47.62%) MS Project
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) HP
6 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) Change Management
8 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (23.81%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Scrum
10 2 (9.52%) Clustering
10 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
10 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.52%) Banking
10 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
10 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
10 2 (9.52%) SDLC
10 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) PMO Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) Change Control
3 7 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Financial Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (47.62%) PMP
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) HP
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP