The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 118 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.32% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 1.67% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 14
Median daily rate £550 £325 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -13.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £40.25 £46.50
% change year-on-year
-35.40% -13.44%
PMP
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
442 538 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 22.67% 19.03% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 305 247
Median daily rate £330 £320 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PMP
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 PMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Glasgow +5 2 £550 +2.32%
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) PMI Certification
3 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) C
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (10.00%) BPR
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
10 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (5.00%) Degree
10 1 (5.00%) COBIT
10 1 (5.00%) XenApp
10 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (5.00%) Office 365
10 1 (5.00%) Transition Management

PMP
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) HP Helion
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) PMO Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) BPR
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (5.00%) Use Case
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) SAP