The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 14 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.26% 7.81% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 10.20% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 87.04% 76.56% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 23
Median daily rate £363 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £413 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Livingston -3 5 £350 -12.50%
Project Management
Scotland

Project Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Systems Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification