The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 63 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.47% 4.01% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 4.94% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 34
Median daily rate £448 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% -3.38%
PRINCE2
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1153 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.27% 81.14% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 647 573
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 21
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Edinburgh region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Edinburgh region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 58 (50.88%) Project Management
3 52 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (39.47%) Scrum
5 39 (34.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 35 (30.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (28.07%) Banking
8 20 (17.54%) Waterfall
8 20 (17.54%) SDLC
9 18 (15.79%) ITIL
10 17 (14.91%) ServiceNow
11 16 (14.04%) Change Control
11 16 (14.04%) SaaS
11 16 (14.04%) Service Management
12 15 (13.16%) Remedy
12 15 (13.16%) HP
12 15 (13.16%) CA
12 15 (13.16%) Resource Management
13 11 (9.65%) MS Project
14 10 (8.77%) Risk Management
14 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
15 8 (7.02%) PMP
15 8 (7.02%) PMI Certification
15 8 (7.02%) JIRA
15 8 (7.02%) Disclosure Scotland
16 7 (6.14%) Sitecore
16 7 (6.14%) Agile Project Management
16 7 (6.14%) Retail
16 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
16 7 (6.14%) Programme Management

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.51%) SAS
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (9.65%) MS Project
2 7 (6.14%) MS Office
2 7 (6.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Primavera
2 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) GIS
1 5 (4.39%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) JIRA
2 4 (3.51%) Hudson
2 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (52.63%) Finance
2 32 (28.07%) Banking
3 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.51%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (64.04%) Project Manager
2 18 (15.79%) Digital Project Manager
3 14 (12.28%) Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 11 (9.65%) Engagement Manager
6 10 (8.77%) Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.02%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.14%) Transformation Manager
8 7 (6.14%) Transformation Project Manager
9 6 (5.26%) Banking Project Manager
9 6 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (4.39%) GIS Manager
10 5 (4.39%) GIS Project Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Applications Project Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Migration Manager
11 4 (3.51%) Scrum Master
11 4 (3.51%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) .NET
1 2 (1.75%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) HTML5
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Unix
3 3 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.88%) Project Management
2 52 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (39.47%) Scrum
4 35 (30.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.54%) SDLC
5 20 (17.54%) Waterfall
6 18 (15.79%) ITIL
7 16 (14.04%) Change Control
7 16 (14.04%) Service Management
8 15 (13.16%) Resource Management
9 10 (8.77%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.14%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (6.14%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.14%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.26%) Kanban
11 6 (5.26%) Migration
12 5 (4.39%) Release Management
12 5 (4.39%) TDD
12 5 (4.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.75%) Java
1 2 (1.75%) SAS Macro
1 2 (1.75%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (34.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (7.02%) PMI Certification
2 8 (7.02%) PMP
3 5 (4.39%) APMP
4 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) ACCA
7 1 (0.88%) CFA
7 1 (0.88%) CIMA
7 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) RACF
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) ServiceNow
2 15 (13.16%) CA
2 15 (13.16%) HP
2 15 (13.16%) Remedy
3 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.14%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Charles River
7 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.88%) Intel
7 1 (0.88%) Teradata
7 1 (0.88%) VMware