The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 124 116
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Contract jobs citing PMI 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.39% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £406 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £450 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 568 777 701
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 32.38% 30.21% 24.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 423 368
Median daily rate £358 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +4.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 22
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +122.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.00 £60.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in Scotland

PMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI in Scotland

PMI
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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 +21 4 £419 -6.94% 1
Glasgow - 1 £200 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £200 -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI 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.

1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MiFID
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Local Government
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management

PMI
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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) MiFID Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) MiFID
1 2 (33.33%) PMO