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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 72 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing PMP 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 7.69% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£358 £388 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +138.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £418 £173
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% -27.69%
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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
99 117 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.22% 10.38% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 48
Average daily rate £365 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £412 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.14 £18.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% -54.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) PMI Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
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%) 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%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) PMI

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) CAE
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) PMI Certification
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
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