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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 69 66 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 24 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 1.11% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.79% 11.71% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate
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£467 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £282 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £378 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
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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
174 111 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.35% 9.44% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 20 (57.14%) Banking
4 13 (37.14%) Time Management
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX
7 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Data Management
8 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Linux
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
9 1 (2.86%) Data Security
9 1 (2.86%) Workflow
9 1 (2.86%) Migration
9 1 (2.86%) Handset
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Web Design
9 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
9 1 (2.86%) CRM
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.86%) VoIP
9 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Project Manager
2 19 (54.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 19 (54.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
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 13 (37.14%) Time Management
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Matrix Management
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Data Security
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft