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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 109 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 16 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 1.04% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.27% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 23
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £520 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +100.00%
Project Planning
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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
1850 2681 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 81.84% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1400 1155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £269 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 61 30
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
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 27 August 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 +2 8 £350 -12.50%
Glasgow +1 4 £425 +3.65%
West Lothian - 2 - -
Renfrewshire -13 1 £340 +28.30%
Fife - 1 £418 -
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Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 24 (48.98%) Project Management
2 22 (44.90%) Finance
3 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (30.61%) Banking
5 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.33%) Retail
6 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
7 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (12.24%) Migration
8 6 (12.24%) OpenStack
9 5 (10.20%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
9 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
9 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
10 4 (8.16%) Unix
10 4 (8.16%) MS Project
10 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
10 4 (8.16%) Citrix
10 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
10 4 (8.16%) Change Control
10 4 (8.16%) Data Analytics
10 4 (8.16%) Analytics
11 3 (6.12%) Change Management
11 3 (6.12%) SAP
11 3 (6.12%) Oracle

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 6 (12.24%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Jetty
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.16%) MS Project
3 4 (8.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DMZ
1 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) PVCS
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 8 (16.33%) Retail
4 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Project Planner
5 3 (6.12%) PMO Planner
6 2 (4.08%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) HR Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) HR Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) HR Manager
6 2 (4.08%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Support Officer
7 1 (2.04%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Project Officer
7 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Java EE
1 1 (2.04%) RESTful
1 1 (2.04%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.04%) IVR
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Project Management
2 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.24%) Migration
5 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
5 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
6 4 (8.16%) Change Control
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Document Management
8 2 (4.08%) High Availability
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.04%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.04%) Project Governance
9 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) KVM
1 1 (2.04%) RACF
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Citrix
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
3 2 (4.08%) Genesys
3 2 (4.08%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) Actimize
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) F5
4 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Prolexic
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
Scotland
Nigel Frank International
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