The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 16 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 167 259 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.25% 9.08% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 11.44% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 124 135
Median daily rate £375 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £61.77 £29.51 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.31% -15.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.60
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.94%
Project Management
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
1630 2264 2174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.49% 79.41% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1193 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 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
Edinburgh -9 73 £400 -6.97% 12
Glasgow -3 44 £381 -10.29% 9
Renfrewshire -2 32 £340 -10.52%
Aberdeen -4 7 £220 -37.65% 2
Fife - 7 £313 - 1
Dundee +1 2 £344 +49.45%
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 100 (28.49%) Finance
2 97 (27.64%) PRINCE2
3 90 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (17.09%) Security Cleared
6 53 (15.10%) SC Cleared
6 53 (15.10%) ITIL
6 53 (15.10%) Microsoft
7 44 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (11.97%) Banking
9 38 (10.83%) Business Analysis
10 36 (10.26%) Change Management
11 34 (9.69%) Scrum
12 32 (9.12%) Six Sigma
12 32 (9.12%) Degree
13 31 (8.83%) MS Excel
14 28 (7.98%) Service Delivery
14 28 (7.98%) JSP 440
14 28 (7.98%) Data Centre
15 27 (7.69%) ITIL V3
16 26 (7.41%) Risk Management
17 23 (6.55%) Disclosure Scotland
18 22 (6.27%) Management Information System
18 22 (6.27%) Migration
18 22 (6.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 21 (5.98%) Agile Project Management
20 20 (5.70%) Change Control
20 20 (5.70%) Waterfall
21 19 (5.41%) Programme Management
21 19 (5.41%) Active Directory

Project Management
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 13 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 6 (1.71%) SAS
3 3 (0.85%) CMS
3 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.57%) Drupal
4 2 (0.57%) WordPress
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) iPlanet
5 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (5.13%) MS Project
4 14 (3.99%) MS Office
5 12 (3.42%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.57%) Edge Animate
6 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Sonata
1 5 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.85%) Primavera
3 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.28%) Maximo
4 1 (0.28%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.14%) Office 365
1 4 (1.14%) SaaS
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.85%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.85%) Trello
3 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.57%) IaaS
3 2 (0.57%) PaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Route 53
3 2 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.28%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.41%) LAN
2 11 (3.13%) DNS
3 10 (2.85%) Internet
4 9 (2.56%) DHCP
4 9 (2.56%) Firewall
4 9 (2.56%) Intranet
4 9 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.56%) WAN
5 6 (1.71%) SAN
6 5 (1.42%) Network Security
7 4 (1.14%) VPN
8 3 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.57%) BGP
9 2 (0.57%) Broadband
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.57%) HTTP
9 2 (0.57%) MPLS
9 2 (0.57%) OSPF
9 2 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.71%) GIS
2 5 (1.42%) Spatial Data
2 5 (1.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) Big Data
5 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.28%) MS Access
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Power BI
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.28%) Hudson
1 8 (2.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.71%) JIRA
3 3 (0.85%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 100 (28.49%) Finance
2 42 (11.97%) Banking
3 16 (4.56%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.99%) Retail
5 8 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.42%) Marketing
8 4 (1.14%) Publishing
9 3 (0.85%) Legal
10 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Electronics
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (42.17%) Project Manager
2 37 (10.54%) Analyst
3 20 (5.70%) IT Manager
3 20 (5.70%) Senior Manager
4 19 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 19 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 16 (4.56%) IT Project Manager
6 14 (3.99%) Consultant
7 13 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (3.42%) Scrum Master
9 10 (2.85%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (2.56%) Programme Manager
11 8 (2.28%) Administrator
11 8 (2.28%) Business Manager
11 8 (2.28%) Change Manager
11 8 (2.28%) Coordinator
11 8 (2.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.28%) PMO Analyst
11 8 (2.28%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.56%) HTML
2 5 (1.42%) .NET
2 5 (1.42%) ASP.NET
2 5 (1.42%) CSS
2 5 (1.42%) Web Services
3 3 (0.85%) jQuery
3 3 (0.85%) XML
4 2 (0.57%) Android SDK
4 2 (0.57%) Flash
4 2 (0.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.28%) Django
5 1 (0.28%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.28%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.28%) Itk
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) JSP
5 1 (0.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 22 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.99%) NHS
6 5 (1.42%) CMDB
6 5 (1.42%) Economics
7 4 (1.14%) EPoS
7 4 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.85%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.85%) FMCG
8 3 (0.85%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.57%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.57%) e-Health
9 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.57%) Social Media
9 2 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.13%) Windows
2 10 (2.85%) Linux
3 6 (1.71%) Unix
4 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.85%) AIX
5 3 (0.85%) Android
5 3 (0.85%) Solaris
6 2 (0.57%) CatOS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (27.64%) PRINCE2
2 90 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (15.10%) ITIL
5 38 (10.83%) Business Analysis
6 36 (10.26%) Change Management
7 34 (9.69%) Scrum
8 32 (9.12%) Six Sigma
9 28 (7.98%) Service Delivery
10 27 (7.69%) ITIL V3
11 26 (7.41%) Risk Management
12 22 (6.27%) Migration
13 21 (5.98%) Agile Project Management
14 20 (5.70%) Change Control
14 20 (5.70%) Waterfall
15 19 (5.41%) Programme Management
16 18 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 17 (4.84%) Kanban
18 16 (4.56%) Process Improvement
18 16 (4.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.70%) SQL
2 12 (3.42%) C
3 11 (3.13%) Java
4 9 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.71%) C#
6 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.42%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.85%) Perl
8 3 (0.85%) VB
8 3 (0.85%) VBScript
9 2 (0.57%) C++
9 2 (0.57%) Korn
9 2 (0.57%) Python
10 1 (0.28%) PHP
10 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (17.09%) Security Cleared
2 53 (15.10%) SC Cleared
3 32 (9.12%) Degree
4 22 (6.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (3.99%) PMP
6 11 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.99%) ISEB
10 5 (1.42%) APMP
10 5 (1.42%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.85%) BICSI Certification
12 3 (0.85%) BICSI RCDD
12 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.57%) CISSP
13 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.98%) JSP 440
2 23 (6.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.14%) QA
4 3 (0.85%) FATCA
5 2 (0.57%) COBIT
5 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.57%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) COREP
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) FINREP
6 1 (0.28%) P3O
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.57%) PowerHA
3 2 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.57%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (1.42%) SCCM
2 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.57%) Puppet
2 2 (0.57%) SCOM
2 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.28%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (15.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.13%) Oracle
3 16 (4.56%) HP
4 14 (3.99%) Cisco
5 8 (2.28%) IBM
6 5 (1.42%) Citrix
6 5 (1.42%) FNZ
7 4 (1.14%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.85%) Adobe
8 3 (0.85%) SAP
8 3 (0.85%) VMware
9 2 (0.57%) F5
9 2 (0.57%) Juniper
9 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.57%) Remedy
9 2 (0.57%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.57%) Symantec
9 2 (0.57%) Twitter
10 1 (0.28%) Splunk
10 1 (0.28%) Ventyx
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