Period
to 27 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Project Management
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 118 101 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.21% 9.29% 6.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 10.74% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 54 42
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £381 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +4.81% -1.69%
10th Percentile £255 £242 £193
90th Percentile £490 £525 £513
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% +0.13% -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £49.64 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.50 £46.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -16.30% +10.84% +15.28%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,241 940 1,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.36% 86.48% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 497 582
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £207
90th Percentile £517 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.50 £27.45 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.02% -15.55% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £14.49 £13.57
90th Percentile £40.00 £46.23 £37.59
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -50.00% +32.11%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Glasgow

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Glasgow

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Glasgow

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 43 (36.44%) Finance
2 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (27.12%) PRINCE2
4 27 (22.88%) SDLC
5 21 (17.80%) Waterfall
6 18 (15.25%) PMI Certification
6 18 (15.25%) Degree
7 17 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (13.56%) PMO
9 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
10 14 (11.86%) Programme Management
10 14 (11.86%) PMP
10 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (10.17%) Business Analysis
12 11 (9.32%) Scrum
12 11 (9.32%) Data Centre
12 11 (9.32%) Decision-Making
13 10 (8.47%) Resource Allocation
13 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (8.47%) CRM
14 9 (7.63%) Linux
14 9 (7.63%) Migration
14 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
14 9 (7.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (7.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
15 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (6.78%) Resource Management

Project Management
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 4 (3.39%) Confluence
2 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.24%) SaaS
4 4 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (3.39%) GitHub
5 3 (2.54%) PaaS
6 2 (1.69%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.85%) IaaS
7 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) HTTP
1 6 (5.08%) WAN
2 4 (3.39%) DNS
2 4 (3.39%) Internet
2 4 (3.39%) MPLS
2 4 (3.39%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (3.39%) SSL
2 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.54%) Firewall
4 2 (1.69%) LAN
4 2 (1.69%) SAN
4 2 (1.69%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.85%) Broadband
5 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.85%) SDH
5 1 (0.85%) VoIP
5 1 (0.85%) VPLS
5 1 (0.85%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (36.44%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Banking
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
3 4 (3.39%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (55.08%) Project Manager
2 20 (16.95%) Analyst
3 15 (12.71%) IT Manager
3 15 (12.71%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (10.17%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) CRM Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Implementation Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Implementation Project Manager
8 4 (3.39%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Project Implementation Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) Web Services
2 7 (5.93%) JSON
3 5 (4.24%) REST
4 4 (3.39%) .NET
4 4 (3.39%) .NET Core
4 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.39%) AngularJS
4 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.39%) CSS
4 4 (3.39%) Entity Framework
4 4 (3.39%) jQuery
4 4 (3.39%) LINQ
4 4 (3.39%) Sass
4 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (2.54%) SOAP
5 3 (2.54%) XML
6 2 (1.69%) Java EE
6 2 (1.69%) RESTful
7 1 (0.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.08%) PMI
4 5 (4.24%) User Experience
5 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.69%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.69%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.85%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Linux
2 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.69%) AIX
3 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.69%) Solaris
3 2 (1.69%) SUSE
4 1 (0.85%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.12%) PRINCE2
2 32 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (22.88%) SDLC
4 21 (17.80%) Waterfall
5 17 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (11.86%) Programme Management
7 12 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 11 (9.32%) Decision-Making
8 11 (9.32%) Scrum
9 10 (8.47%) CRM
9 10 (8.47%) Resource Allocation
10 9 (7.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (7.63%) Migration
10 9 (7.63%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (6.78%) Resource Management
12 7 (5.93%) Software Delivery
12 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.93%) Java
2 5 (4.24%) C#
2 5 (4.24%) SQL
3 1 (0.85%) C++
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Degree
1 18 (15.25%) PMI Certification
2 14 (11.86%) PMP
3 5 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) HND
6 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.85%) CCDP
7 1 (0.85%) CCIE
7 1 (0.85%) CCIP
7 1 (0.85%) CCNP
7 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.85%) ISEB
7 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) PMO
2 7 (5.93%) QA
3 4 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.54%) SLA
5 2 (1.69%) GDPR
6 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Firmware
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Ansible
2 2 (1.69%) MOM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.39%) IBM
2 4 (3.39%) SAP
3 3 (2.54%) VMware
4 2 (1.69%) Brocade
4 2 (1.69%) Capita
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco
4 2 (1.69%) Google
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.69%) Tableau
4 2 (1.69%) Workday
5 1 (0.85%) Nokia
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.85%) Tandberg