Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 134 101 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.58% 7.86% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 9.05% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 42 52
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £388 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +8.77% -10.09%
10th Percentile £215 £269 £210
90th Percentile £488 £521 £488
Scotland median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +3.95% +1.33% -6.25%
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 £44.79 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +29.81% -19.77% +14.67%

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 1,546 1,116 1,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 87.49% 86.85% 84.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 587 622
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £215
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £15.94 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.50% -27.55% -24.79%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £37.75 £36.93
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.20%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 55 (41.04%) Finance
2 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (27.61%) PRINCE2
4 35 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
5 29 (21.64%) PMO
6 20 (14.93%) Risk Management
6 20 (14.93%) PMI Certification
7 19 (14.18%) PMP
8 18 (13.43%) Waterfall
8 18 (13.43%) SDLC
9 16 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (11.94%) Degree
9 16 (11.94%) CRM
10 15 (11.19%) Scrum
10 15 (11.19%) QA
10 15 (11.19%) Decision-Making
11 14 (10.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (9.70%) Change Management
13 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (8.21%) Programme Management
15 10 (7.46%) Information Security
15 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Project
15 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (7.46%) Business Analysis
16 9 (6.72%) Business Development

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 (5.22%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.24%) Confluence
4 2 (1.49%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (10.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (5.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.75%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.48%) SaaS
4 5 (3.73%) PaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Office 365
6 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.49%) IaaS
7 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) Firewall
1 3 (2.24%) Internet
1 3 (2.24%) MPLS
1 3 (2.24%) WAN
2 1 (0.75%) DNS
2 1 (0.75%) HTTP
2 1 (0.75%) Network Security
2 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.75%) SSL
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.73%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.24%) Data Mart
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.99%) JIRA
2 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (41.04%) Finance
2 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 7 (5.22%) Legal
4 4 (2.99%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Back Office
5 3 (2.24%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (53.73%) Project Manager
2 22 (16.42%) IT Manager
2 22 (16.42%) IT Project Manager
3 18 (13.43%) Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (8.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 11 (8.21%) Technical Manager
6 8 (5.97%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (5.97%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (4.48%) Developer
8 6 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Implementation Project Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Project Implementation Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Security Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Security Project Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.22%) JSON
2 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 6 (4.48%) REST
2 6 (4.48%) Web Services
3 5 (3.73%) .NET Core
3 5 (3.73%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.73%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (3.73%) CSS
3 5 (3.73%) Entity Framework
3 5 (3.73%) jQuery
3 5 (3.73%) LINQ
3 5 (3.73%) Sass
3 5 (3.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.49%) Velocity
5 1 (0.75%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.22%) User Experience
4 6 (4.48%) PMI
5 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) e-Health
7 1 (0.75%) FMCG
7 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.75%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.61%) PRINCE2
3 35 (26.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (14.93%) Risk Management
5 18 (13.43%) SDLC
5 18 (13.43%) Waterfall
6 16 (11.94%) CRM
6 16 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (11.19%) Decision-Making
7 15 (11.19%) Scrum
8 13 (9.70%) Change Management
9 11 (8.21%) Programme Management
10 10 (7.46%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.46%) Information Security
10 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (6.72%) Business Development
11 9 (6.72%) Change Control
11 9 (6.72%) Migration
12 8 (5.97%) DevOps
12 8 (5.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.72%) SQL
2 6 (4.48%) C#
3 2 (1.49%) Java
3 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (14.93%) PMI Certification
2 19 (14.18%) PMP
3 16 (11.94%) Degree
4 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.49%) CISA
7 2 (1.49%) CISSP
7 2 (1.49%) ISACA
8 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.75%) ISEB
8 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.64%) PMO
2 15 (11.19%) QA
3 4 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.49%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.75%) GDPR
6 1 (0.75%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Ansible
2 2 (1.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (2.99%) SAP
3 2 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (0.75%) HP
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.75%) Workday