Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning 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 Planning
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 75 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 18 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.08% 1.93% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.19% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £422 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.08% +20.50% -9.68%
Scotland median daily rate £400 £415 £350
% change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £39.57 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.08% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £38.29 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -4.29% - -

Project Planning 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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Glasgow

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Glasgow

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Glasgow

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) PMO
4 3 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 3 (16.67%) People Management
4 3 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (16.67%) CLIST
4 3 (16.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 3 (16.67%) zSecure
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 3 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (16.67%) SSH
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (16.67%) PKI
4 3 (16.67%) ISPF
4 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Security Management
4 3 (16.67%) Perl

Project Planning
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 (16.67%) CICS
1 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
1 3 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 3 (16.67%) SSH
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) PMO Planner
3 2 (11.11%) Project Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) ISPF
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 3 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Critical Thinking
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) People Management
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 3 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Security Management
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 3 (16.67%) CLIST
2 3 (16.67%) JCL
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) REXX
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (16.67%) RACF
1 3 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) CA
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
1 3 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com