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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
UK / Scotland
Rank 92 123 114
Rank change year-on-year +31 -9  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 11 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 1.56% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Median daily rate £388 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £346 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £61.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -23.88% +71.52%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 299 449 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 17.28% 17.43% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 240 239
Median daily rate £340 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +7.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 29
Median hourly rate £47.23 £13.43 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +251.80% -53.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.06 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £31.20 £61.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Edinburgh +18 5 £413 +7.14%
Glasgow - 4 £375 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £200 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
PMI Certification
UK

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 12 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) PMP
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) PMI
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) PMO
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) MS Project
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) MiFID
8 2 (14.29%) SAP
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) ERP
8 2 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
8 2 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
9 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting

PMI Certification
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:

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
1 2 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) MiFID Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) MiFID Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Public Sector Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) PMI
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 10 (71.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) PMP
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PMO
2 2 (14.29%) MiFID
3 1 (7.14%) GDPR
3 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) SAP