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 30 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 71 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 21 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 0.86% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.82% 7.86% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £30.02
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.72%
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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
152 140 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.46% 10.94% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 82 46
Average daily rate £325 £350 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £148 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £550 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 6
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 30 July 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 17 (48.57%) Banking
3 10 (28.57%) Time Management
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 5 (14.29%) MS Project
7 5 (14.29%) MS Office
7 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle
8 3 (8.57%) UNIX
8 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (5.71%) QA
9 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.71%) Linux
10 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
10 1 (2.86%) Analytics
10 1 (2.86%) P3O
10 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
10 1 (2.86%) Workflow
10 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Project
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
1 17 (48.57%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Project Manager
2 16 (45.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 16 (45.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Development Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.71%) PMO Lead
5 2 (5.71%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Application Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Application Development Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.86%) Handset
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (28.57%) Time Management
3 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
5 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.86%) Use Case
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) CA