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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 82 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 13 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.97% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.16% 10.14% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Median daily rate £500 £400 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £335 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.16 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +10.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
Scotland

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
128 138 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.66% 9.60% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 72
Median daily rate £425 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +64.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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
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 25 June 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 32 (96.97%) PRINCE2
2 20 (60.61%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) Banking
6 6 (18.18%) JIRA
6 6 (18.18%) Project Management
6 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
6 6 (18.18%) Spatial Data
7 5 (15.15%) MS Project
7 5 (15.15%) MS Office
7 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) GIS
9 3 (9.09%) Time Management
9 3 (9.09%) Legal
10 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) Retail
10 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
11 1 (3.03%) Planning and Forecasting
11 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
11 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
11 1 (3.03%) Target Operating Model
11 1 (3.03%) Project Governance
11 1 (3.03%) PKI
11 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking

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 5 (15.15%) MS Office
1 5 (15.15%) MS Project
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Spatial Data
2 4 (12.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 16 (48.48%) Digital Project Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) GIS Manager
4 4 (12.12%) GIS Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Finance Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Security Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) PRINCE2
2 20 (60.61%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.03%) Planning and Forecasting
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.03%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft