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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 1.37% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 13.33% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £371 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -15.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.78 £27.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+8.28% -32.92%

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
115 150 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.63% 10.24% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 67 66
Median daily rate £400 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -49.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Spatial Data
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Spatial Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Mitel