The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Governance
Rank 125 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.038% 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £700 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £315 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -14.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Governance
UK

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
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 18 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
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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
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Vacancies
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Project Governance
UK

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning

Project Governance
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Infor