The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 87 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.60% - 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.47% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £337 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £445 £410
% change year-on-year
-4.74% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+98.83% -43.04%
PMP
Scotland

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
139 129 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.22% 8.82% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 61
Median daily rate £385 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% +9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PMP.

1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) RACF
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Change Management
5 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) ISEB
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) Retail
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) QA

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Migration Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) APMP
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) RACF
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) VMware