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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 64 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 13 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.81% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.93% 17.54% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 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 £282 £353 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £525 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.54 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% -17.28%
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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
109 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.08% 10.34% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 42
Average daily rate £364 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £298 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) SCCM
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Games
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) PMP
6 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Deployment Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) PMP
1 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Business Objects