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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PMP 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.52% - 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.26% - 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.08%  

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 78 134 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 14.77% 22.98% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 87
Median daily rate £338 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
Median hourly rate £15.89 - £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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 29 March 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 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) PMI Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) MS Project
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) PMO
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team Management
6 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
6 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) ERP
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) SAP ERP
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery

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 (45.45%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP ERP
1 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Public Sector Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
5 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) PMI Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft