Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

PMI Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 169 169
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -12
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 26 15 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.65% 1.53% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 12
Scotland median daily rate £325 £353 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.80% +12.80% -10.20%
10th Percentile £290 £305 £251
90th Percentile £427 £430 £469
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £48.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.21% +25.00% -4.88%

PMI Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 713 978 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.15% 22.67% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 604 532
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.02%
10th Percentile £208 £250 £213
90th Percentile £513 £466 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 35 26
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £28.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +27.19% +48.97%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.10 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £48.70 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £25.69 £25.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.23% +3.00% +31.58%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in Scotland

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMI Certification in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Scotland

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in Scotland

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in Scotland

PMI Certification
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 PMI Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 14 £321 -15.93% 2
Glasgow 0 11 £338 -14.01%
Renfrewshire +32 1 £275 -17.29%
PMI Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 20 (76.92%) PMI
2 18 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 15 (57.69%) Project Management
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (38.46%) PMP
5 10 (38.46%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 6 (23.08%) Coaching
8 5 (19.23%) PMO
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 4 (15.38%) JIRA
9 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) DSDM
9 4 (15.38%) Zephyr
9 4 (15.38%) Confluence
9 4 (15.38%) Kanban
10 3 (11.54%) SDLC
10 3 (11.54%) Change Control
10 3 (11.54%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
10 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
10 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 2 (7.69%) Business Development
11 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification

PMI Certification
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
1 4 (15.38%) Zephyr
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Coach
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planner
4 2 (7.69%) Rollout Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Rollout Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Planner
5 1 (3.85%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Drools
2 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) jBPM
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) PMI
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) PRINCE2
2 15 (57.69%) Project Management
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Coaching
5 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) DSDM
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Change Control
7 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Business Development
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 2 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Resource Levelling
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) PMP
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Atlassian