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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 115 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing PMP 14 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.77% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.50% 5.19% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £346 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £513 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -29.60%
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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
560 366 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.04% 14.93% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 186 146
Average daily rate £345 £355 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% +16.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 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 £9.80 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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
Aberdeen +4 3 £225 -40.00%
Edinburgh -13 3 £350 -9.67% 1
Glasgow -13 3 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 25 (86.21%) PMI Certification
2 22 (75.86%) Project Management
3 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) MS Project
7 7 (24.14%) MS Office
7 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
10 4 (13.79%) Banking
11 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (10.34%) Advertising
11 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (10.34%) PMI
11 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
11 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
12 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (6.90%) SCCM
12 2 (6.90%) Change Control
12 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (6.90%) Software Distribution
12 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) TWiki
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Project
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TETRA
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
1 1 (3.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Process Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) PMI
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) CCTV
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Project Management
2 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Change Control
7 2 (6.90%) Software Distribution
7 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.90%) CAE
7 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.45%) Content Management
8 1 (3.45%) Information Management
8 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) PMI Certification
2 7 (24.14%) Degree
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
1 2 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (6.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) Infor
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