Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £359 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Project Manager
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 78 81
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 +3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.86% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.51% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Glasgow median daily rate £359 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.65% -5.94% -
10th Percentile £255 £251 £236
90th Percentile £575 £432 £450
Scotland median daily rate £419 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,115 988 1,403
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 94.64% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 498 749
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £190 £195
90th Percentile £500 £474 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £17.32 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.47% -30.72% +51.52%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.75 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +11.43% -19.54% +24.29%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Glasgow

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Glasgow

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Glasgow

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Glasgow

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) EAM
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (10.00%) CMMI
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) EAM
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) CMMI
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (10.00%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware