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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Project Manager
Rank 112 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 18 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 0.70% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.73% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate £500 £490 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £393 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £525 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Senior Project Manager
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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
2393 2586 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.81% 95.81% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1443 1029
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 62
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 17 £500 - 3
Fife +2 1 £650 - 1
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Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (47.62%) Finance
1 20 (47.62%) Banking
2 15 (35.71%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.81%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Retail
6 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.52%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
8 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
8 3 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
9 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.76%) People Management
9 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.38%) Office 365
10 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.38%) QA
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.38%) PaaS
10 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
10 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 20 (47.62%) Banking
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (11.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (23.81%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Change Control
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.76%) People Management
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.76%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) BPMN
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.38%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
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