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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 71 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 14 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 1.01% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 10.32% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Average daily rate
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£224 £346 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.40% -8.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £318 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £441 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £27.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+57.27% -24.65%
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
126 126 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.33% 9.81% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 65 41
Average daily rate £328 £303 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 21 April 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (19.23%) MS Project
5 5 (19.23%) MS Office
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.54%) QA
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.69%) Legal
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.85%) Use Case
9 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
9 1 (3.85%) CA
9 1 (3.85%) NHS
9 1 (3.85%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.85%) ERP

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Project
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) CA PPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Product Management
7 1 (3.85%) Fund Accounting
7 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) P3O
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) CA
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Business Objects