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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 2 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 2.01% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 18.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 8
Median daily rate £413 £385 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £320 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
- -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -4.54%

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
114 153 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.99% 10.98% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 68 69
Median daily rate £425 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -46.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Project Management
4 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) Spatial Data
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
7 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.69%) Mitel

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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Spatial Data
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) GIS Manager
4 1 (7.69%) GIS Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 2 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Mitel