The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 75 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 7.63% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +142.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 - £37.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 131 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.13% 11.19% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 48
Average daily rate £373 £375 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £286 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
Average hourly rate £14.14 £19.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.57% -44.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI Certification.

1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) PMP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) PMI
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) OpenView
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (28.57%) CAE
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Quality Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Audit Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) CAE
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) PMP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP