The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Lothian region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 12 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.70% 2.08% 8.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 2.70% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate £413 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £390 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £37.00 £26.28
% change year-on-year
-7.43% +40.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 37 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.93% 77.08% 64.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 23
Average daily rate £360 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Project Management
Scotland

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Project Management Hourly 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
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Average Daily Rate
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Project Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V2
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner