Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 2018 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
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 92 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +13
Contract jobs citing PMP 29 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.72% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.90% 4.04% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £252 £331 £267
90th Percentile £443 £416 £406
Scotland median daily rate £375 £344 £330
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.17% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year +14.55% - -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 326 198 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.37% 14.72% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 94 139
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
10th Percentile £208 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £330
% change year-on-year +3.45% +9.85% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.50 £26.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.52% -30.00% +43.02%
10th Percentile £12.93 £15.66 £33.10
90th Percentile £34.33 £34.05 £41.90
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £29.40 £38.00
% change year-on-year -17.52% -22.63% +78.82%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for PMP.

1 23 (79.31%) Project Management
2 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
3 18 (62.07%) PMI Certification
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Finance
5 14 (48.28%) PMO
6 8 (27.59%) Virtual Team
6 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
6 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) Time Management
8 6 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 6 (20.69%) Planning and Forecasting
8 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team Management
8 6 (20.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 6 (20.69%) PRINCE
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (17.24%) Change Control
10 4 (13.79%) QA
10 4 (13.79%) Banking
10 4 (13.79%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project Server
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Data Mart
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
4 2 (6.90%) Private Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Project Manager
2 7 (24.14%) IT Manager
2 7 (24.14%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) PMO Planner
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) PMO Lead
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Planner
6 2 (6.90%) Project Change Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planner
6 2 (6.90%) Senior PMO
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Planner
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
1 8 (27.59%) Virtual Team
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Project Management
2 19 (65.52%) PRINCE2
3 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
5 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
5 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 6 (20.69%) Planning and Forecasting
6 6 (20.69%) PRINCE
6 6 (20.69%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (20.69%) Time Management
6 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team Management
7 5 (17.24%) Change Control
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 4 (13.79%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (62.07%) PMI Certification
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) PMO
2 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) HP
2 1 (3.45%) SAP