Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 18 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.

Project Governance
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 167 169
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 21 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 20
Scotland median daily rate £328 £385 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.94% +11.43% +0.88%
10th Percentile £266 £279 £269
90th Percentile £416 £485 £416
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £18.04 -
% change year-on-year +135.65% - -

Project Governance is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4184 3661 5108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.05% 83.60% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2377 2139 2669
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £251 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 90 106
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Project Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in Scotland

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in Scotland

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Governance in Scotland

Project Governance
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 Project Governance within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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 £328 -14.94%
Aberdeen -6 3 - -
Glasgow -7 3 £369 -5.45% 1
East Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Project Governance
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Governance 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 Project Governance.

1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PMO
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) ISDN
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) IIS
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (9.52%) Change Control
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (9.52%) P3O
8 2 (9.52%) Banking
8 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.76%) Marketing

Project Governance
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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 3 (14.29%) ISDN
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
8 1 (4.76%) ITSM
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCA
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft