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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 66 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 10 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.83% 1.86% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.10% 17.95% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £385 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £550 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.03 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -8.06%
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
99 117 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.22% 10.38% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 50 48
Average daily rate £365 £375 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +27.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £412 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.14 £18.13 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.01% -54.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) MS Project
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Finance
5 1 (5.00%) Games
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) MS Office
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) PMP
5 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
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