Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 28 19
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 104 64 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.01% 5.73% 7.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.27% 6.03% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 62
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £286 £275
90th Percentile £481 £525 £459
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.25 - £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £39.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1257 1062 1631
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 95.08% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 569 846
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £211 £213
90th Percentile £500 £464 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £356 £365
% change year-on-year +9.00% -2.60% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 28
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £13.38 £36.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.48% -63.20% +120.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £41.35 £60.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £22.93
% change year-on-year +25.08% -29.52% +31.00%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Glasgow over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Glasgow

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 48 (46.15%) Project Management
2 34 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (30.77%) Finance
4 31 (29.81%) PRINCE2
5 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (11.54%) Banking
7 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
8 8 (7.69%) CRM
8 8 (7.69%) PMI Certification
8 8 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.73%) Degree
9 7 (6.73%) Supplier Management
9 7 (6.73%) PMP
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
9 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (6.73%) Windows
9 7 (6.73%) Oracle
10 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (5.77%) ERP
10 6 (5.77%) Migration
10 6 (5.77%) Marketing
10 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (5.77%) SDLC
10 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
11 5 (4.81%) Virtual Team
11 5 (4.81%) PMI
11 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Project
12 4 (3.85%) Legal
12 4 (3.85%) Data Protection

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.96%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) CTI
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
2 1 (0.96%) Network Security
2 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) Big Data
2 1 (0.96%) GIS
2 1 (0.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 32 (30.77%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Marketing
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.96%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.81%) PMI
2 5 (4.81%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.85%) User Experience
4 3 (2.88%) FMCG
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) IVR
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.73%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.15%) Project Management
2 34 (32.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (29.81%) PRINCE2
4 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (7.69%) CRM
5 8 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 7 (6.73%) Scrum
6 7 (6.73%) Supplier Management
7 6 (5.77%) ERP
7 6 (5.77%) Migration
7 6 (5.77%) SDLC
8 5 (4.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.85%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (3.85%) Virtual Team Management
9 4 (3.85%) Waterfall
10 3 (2.88%) Business Transformation
10 3 (2.88%) Cash Management
10 3 (2.88%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.88%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.96%) C#
1 1 (0.96%) Java
1 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.96%) Python
1 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.73%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) PMP
2 7 (6.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.96%) CCA
4 1 (0.96%) CGEIT
4 1 (0.96%) CISA
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.96%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.88%) GDPR
1 3 (2.88%) PMO
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) COBIT
2 1 (0.96%) FATCA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) SAP
3 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
4 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.96%) Avaya
4 1 (0.96%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.96%) Genesys
4 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.96%) Twitter
4 1 (0.96%) VMware