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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 9 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.09% 8.24% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 10.00% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £370 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -22.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
Project Management
Scotland

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
22 70 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 82.35% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 22
Median daily rate £370 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 2 £370 +13.84%
Project Management
Scotland

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Handset
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Avaya
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (21.43%) UAG
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
5 3 (21.43%) Squid
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management

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 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) MVNO
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Development Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Software Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Software Development Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Billing Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Handset
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V2
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Squid
1 3 (21.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 3 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Avaya
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 3 (21.43%) Intel Security