The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 70 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 15 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.49% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% 5.88% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £361
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 - £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £393 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.89% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +10.71%
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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
145 102 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.92% 8.36% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 50 43
Average daily rate £363 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £133 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Average hourly rate £15.77 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.15% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £36.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
6 2 (8.00%) Legal
6 2 (8.00%) Games
6 2 (8.00%) MS Project
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) NHS
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) PMP
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Retail
7 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (12.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Time Management
7 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft