The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Project Manager
Rank 119 127 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 21 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.66% 0.11% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.12% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
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£425 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +15.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.81% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £24.00
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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
2964 2547 2318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.92% 92.28% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1503 1334 1128
Average daily rate £351 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% +6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 79
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.62 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Technical Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 +1 12 £455 +16.66% 2
Glasgow - 9 £375 -
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Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (31.25%) Finance
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) Games
4 5 (15.63%) Android
4 5 (15.63%) HTML5
4 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) Flash
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) ActionScript
5 4 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.38%) Windows
6 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.25%) SCCM
7 2 (6.25%) SCOM
7 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) FileNet
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) VPLS
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) DataStage
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Games
4 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) HTML5
3 4 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) Flash
3 4 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) New Media
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) BBC
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Android
1 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Game Development
6 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.25%) vCloud
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Siebel
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) IBM