The median contractor rate for a Business Project Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Business Project Manager
UK / Scotland
Rank 100 124 114
Rank change year-on-year +24 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 3 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.17% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Median daily rate £350 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +22.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.74% +1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year - -19.19%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1635 2443 2677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.51% 94.84% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1340 1473
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 37 68
Median hourly rate £17.39 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.71% +28.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.20 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Business Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Business Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Project Manager in Scotland

Business Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Project Manager in Scotland

Business Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £350 -
Business Project Manager
UK

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Business 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 Scotland region featuring Business Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) FATCA
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) FINREP
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) KYC
4 1 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) IFRS
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) KYC
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) FATCA
1 1 (16.67%) FINREP
1 1 (16.67%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP