The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 62 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.38% 0.99% 0.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.78% 4.24% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £413 £351 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.43% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00%  

PMP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 92 165 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.09% 23.31% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 86 77
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.30% +56.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £43.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing PMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Glasgow

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for PMP.

1 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
1 11 (73.33%) PMI Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (20.00%) PMO
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel

PMP
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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Payroll Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) PMI Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (6.67%) APMP
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP