The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 75 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 11 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 1.27% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.91% 13.27% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £398
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.02 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.72% +15.46%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 98 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.86% 9.59% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 46 29
Average daily rate £350 £385 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
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PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Edinburgh region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.35%) SCCM
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Degree
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Logistics
8 1 (4.35%) Scrum
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) MS Project
8 1 (4.35%) MS Office
8 1 (4.35%) Windows
8 1 (4.35%) PMP
8 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Business Objects