The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 14 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.85% 1.31% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.65% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 32
Median daily rate £420 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £274 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £424 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.67
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.77%

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
1363 2061 2126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.67% 80.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 1123 1181
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £47.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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 +18 8 £385 +10.00% 2
West Lothian - 5 £425 -
Glasgow -6 1 - - 1
Project Planning
UK

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 6 (24.00%) Java
5 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Banking
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Subversion
8 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (12.00%) Spring
8 3 (12.00%) Maven
8 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) OpenView
8 3 (12.00%) HP
8 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (12.00%) HP SiteScope

Project Planning
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 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Front Office
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (8.00%) HR Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Project Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Officer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Economics
3 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (12.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Platfora
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago