Period
to 17 October 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 17 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.

Project Management
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 115 114 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.88% 8.46% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.71% 9.59% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 57 58
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.59% +17.14% -
10th Percentile £200 £279 £212
90th Percentile £450 £543 £427
Scotland median daily rate £375 £384 £350
% change year-on-year -2.28% +9.64% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year +1.45% - -

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 1,492 1,189 1,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.29% 88.27% 84.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 626 588
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 17
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +45.45% -38.50%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.23 £34.35 £44.10
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -4.02% +40.00%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 51 (44.35%) Finance
2 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (28.70%) PRINCE2
4 32 (27.83%) PMO
5 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
7 23 (20.00%) PMP
8 22 (19.13%) Risk Management
9 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
10 19 (16.52%) Change Management
11 17 (14.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 16 (13.91%) Degree
12 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
13 15 (13.04%) PMI Certification
14 13 (11.30%) Migration
14 13 (11.30%) Change Control
15 12 (10.43%) QA
15 12 (10.43%) Time Management
15 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (10.43%) Programme Management
15 12 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (9.57%) Decision-Making
16 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
16 11 (9.57%) MS Visio
16 11 (9.57%) Data Centre
16 11 (9.57%) BPSS Clearance
16 11 (9.57%) Data Protection
17 10 (8.70%) Scrum

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 7 (6.09%) OpenStack
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) Confluence
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (14.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (9.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.35%) Office 365
4 3 (2.61%) PaaS
5 2 (1.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) Firewall
1 1 (0.87%) HTTP
1 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) Data Mart
2 2 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.87%) QlikView
3 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) Hudson
General
1 51 (44.35%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Billing
2 5 (4.35%) Legal
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.87%) Publishing
4 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.78%) Infrastructure Manager
2 17 (14.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 17 (14.78%) IT Manager
2 17 (14.78%) IT Project Manager
3 15 (13.04%) Analyst
4 9 (7.83%) Technical Manager
5 8 (6.96%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (6.96%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (6.09%) Coordinator
7 6 (5.22%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Project Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Delivery Project Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) Web Services
2 4 (3.48%) JSON
3 3 (2.61%) .NET
4 2 (1.74%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.74%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.74%) CSS
4 2 (1.74%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.74%) jQuery
4 2 (1.74%) LINQ
4 2 (1.74%) REST
4 2 (1.74%) Sass
4 2 (1.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.74%) Velocity
5 1 (0.87%) Java EE
5 1 (0.87%) RESTful
5 1 (0.87%) SOAP
5 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.22%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.48%) User Experience
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) PMI
6 1 (0.87%) Blog
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) e-Health
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.87%) Linux
1 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.70%) PRINCE2
3 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (19.13%) Risk Management
5 19 (16.52%) Change Management
6 16 (13.91%) Waterfall
7 13 (11.30%) Change Control
7 13 (11.30%) Migration
8 12 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (10.43%) Programme Management
8 12 (10.43%) Time Management
9 11 (9.57%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.57%) Data Protection
9 11 (9.57%) Decision-Making
10 10 (8.70%) Scrum
11 9 (7.83%) Project Planning
11 9 (7.83%) SDLC
12 8 (6.96%) CRM
12 8 (6.96%) Project Governance
13 7 (6.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) SQL
2 2 (1.74%) C#
3 1 (0.87%) Java
3 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.87%) Python
3 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (20.00%) PMP
2 16 (13.91%) Degree
3 15 (13.04%) PMI Certification
4 11 (9.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.74%) CISA
7 2 (1.74%) CISSP
7 2 (1.74%) ISACA
7 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.87%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (27.83%) PMO
2 12 (10.43%) QA
3 4 (3.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.74%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
1 1 (0.87%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.74%) SAP
4 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.87%) HP
4 1 (0.87%) Twitter
4 1 (0.87%) Workday