The table below looks at the statistics for Project Governance skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Governance over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Governance
Rank 109 103 96
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 23 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 0.92% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.16% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 14
Average daily rate £360 £438 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +10.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £278 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £543 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
Project Governance
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Governance
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Governance across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Governance Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Governance
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Project Governance Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Project Governance
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Governance across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Project Governance Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Project Governance
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 Project Governance within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -17 15 £371 -17.66% 2
Glasgow +12 7 £443 +41.60% 1
Highlands - 1 £183 -
Project Governance
UK

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Governance 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 Project Governance.

1 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (32.43%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 10 (27.03%) Banking
5 9 (24.32%) Document Management
6 8 (21.62%) Use Case
6 8 (21.62%) Content Management
6 8 (21.62%) Workflow
6 8 (21.62%) Process Management
6 8 (21.62%) UML
6 8 (21.62%) CRM
6 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
6 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
6 8 (21.62%) BPMN
6 8 (21.62%) Data Migration
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) User Stories
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) Windows
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) JBoss
8 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (10.81%) JSF
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (10.81%) Change Control
8 4 (10.81%) JPA
8 4 (10.81%) Apache CXF
8 4 (10.81%) RichFaces

Project Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Governance 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 Project Governance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) JBoss
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) EDRMS
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Project Manager
2 13 (35.14%) Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Banking Project Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Leader
5 4 (10.81%) UML Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) UML Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Governance Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Apache CXF
1 4 (10.81%) JPA
1 4 (10.81%) JSF
1 4 (10.81%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.41%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) PKI
2 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (32.43%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) Migration
4 9 (24.32%) Document Management
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.62%) BPMN
5 8 (21.62%) Content Management
5 8 (21.62%) CRM
5 8 (21.62%) Data Migration
5 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.62%) Process Management
5 8 (21.62%) UML
5 8 (21.62%) Use Case
5 8 (21.62%) User Stories
5 8 (21.62%) Workflow
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
8 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) Dell