Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £404 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 89 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 9 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.70% 0.54% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.57% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Glasgow median daily rate £404 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.36% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £372 £316 £325
90th Percentile £434 £365 £444
Scotland median daily rate £423 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +12.67% -9.64% +5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £37.50 - £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 - £39.00

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 1224 1218 1703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.25% 94.05% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 686 902
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £235 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £13.73 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% -49.98% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.40 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% +5.56%

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 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 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) PMO

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 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft