The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Project Manager
Rank 90 88 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 34 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 0.96% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.03% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 10
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£575 £465 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.58% -9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £358 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £640 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £455
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2578 2331 2503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.27% 93.46% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1379 1118 1175
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 87 125
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Senior Project Manager
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 Senior Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 28 £575 +31.42% 1
Glasgow -18 6 £569 +26.24%
Stirling - - - - 2
Midlothian - - - -
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Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 27 (39.71%) Banking
3 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (35.29%) Retail
5 17 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 16 (23.53%) Project Management
7 11 (16.18%) Migration
8 7 (10.29%) Change Management
8 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
8 7 (10.29%) People Management
9 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.41%) Local Government
11 3 (4.41%) Advertising
11 3 (4.41%) E-business
11 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
11 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
11 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
11 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (2.94%) Earned Value Management
12 2 (2.94%) Investment Management
12 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
12 2 (2.94%) Change Control
12 2 (2.94%) Business Transformation
12 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
12 2 (2.94%) Legal

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) ATM
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
2 1 (1.47%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 27 (39.71%) Banking
3 24 (35.29%) Retail
4 17 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Local Government
5 3 (4.41%) Advertising
6 2 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (1.47%) Front Office
7 1 (1.47%) Back Office
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) Military
7 1 (1.47%) International Banking
7 1 (1.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.47%) Equities
2 1 (1.47%) Derivative
2 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.47%) DataPower
2 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows
1 1 (1.47%) Android
1 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (23.53%) Project Management
3 11 (16.18%) Migration
4 7 (10.29%) Change Management
4 7 (10.29%) People Management
5 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.41%) E-business
7 3 (4.41%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (2.94%) Earned Value Management
8 2 (2.94%) Investment Management
8 2 (2.94%) Resource Management
8 2 (2.94%) Scrum
8 2 (2.94%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) PMP
3 1 (1.47%) ACCA
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle
1 2 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (1.47%) Informatica
2 1 (1.47%) Teradata
2 1 (1.47%) Facebook