Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 5.07% 9.28% 14.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 11.69% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Aberdeen median daily rate £425 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -30.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £413 £266 £370
90th Percentile £438 £354 £624
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Aberdeen median hourly rate £51.75 - £43.00
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £39.00

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 107 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 77.54% 79.38% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 21
Aberdeen median daily rate £368 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -31.94% +32.84%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £213
90th Percentile £475 £379 £550
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 6
Aberdeen median hourly rate £38.01 £14.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.14% -63.75% +128.57%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.63 £24.50
90th Percentile £49.63 £41.13 £44.88
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Aberdeen

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Aberdeen

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) PMP
3 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CMDB
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
5 2 (28.57%) QMS
5 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) TOGAF

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Fault Management
3 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) PMP
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper