The median contractor rate for a IT Project Manager was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 0.75% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £413 £363 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -7.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £363 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £363 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £20.38 £30.00
% change year-on-year +123.31% -32.08%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 559 622 860
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 94.59% 93.25% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 342 479
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 27
Median hourly rate £17.39 £30.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.03% +29.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £80.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

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 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 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) PMO
6 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
6 1 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft