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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.17% 0.87% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £315 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% -23.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £282 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £446 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 439 487 699
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 85.41% 84.70% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 269 412
Median daily rate £360 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Glasgow

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation

Project Planning
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) SEPA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft