The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 60 67 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.23% 4.93% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 6.21% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 46 40
Average daily rate £450 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £588 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 66 (55.00%) Finance
2 60 (50.00%) Project Management
3 52 (43.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 44 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (34.17%) Banking
6 40 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (27.50%) Scrum
8 19 (15.83%) Change Control
9 18 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 17 (14.17%) ITIL
11 16 (13.33%) SDLC
12 13 (10.83%) ServiceNow
12 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
12 13 (10.83%) Waterfall
13 12 (10.00%) SaaS
13 12 (10.00%) Remedy
13 12 (10.00%) HP
13 12 (10.00%) CA
13 12 (10.00%) Service Management
14 11 (9.17%) Project Planning
14 11 (9.17%) Resource Management
14 11 (9.17%) Data Centre
15 9 (7.50%) Time Management
15 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.50%) Oracle
16 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
16 8 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
17 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
17 7 (5.83%) Change Management
17 7 (5.83%) Migration

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) MS Project
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (0.83%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) LAN
2 1 (0.83%) WAN
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless
2 1 (0.83%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) Pentaho
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.67%) GIS
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.83%) Hudson
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
General
1 66 (55.00%) Finance
2 41 (34.17%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Law
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (72.50%) Project Manager
2 29 (24.17%) Infrastructure Manager
2 29 (24.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 11 (9.17%) Digital Project Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Business Manager
4 9 (7.50%) Business Project Manager
5 8 (6.67%) Engagement Manager
5 8 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 8 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
6 7 (5.83%) Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.00%) Digital Transformation
7 6 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Architect
8 5 (4.17%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Banking Project Manager
9 4 (3.33%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.50%) Business Change Project Manager
10 3 (2.50%) Financial Services Project Manager
10 3 (2.50%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) HTML5
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.67%) Linux
1 2 (1.67%) Unix
1 2 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.83%) Solaris
2 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.00%) Project Management
2 44 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (27.50%) Scrum
5 19 (15.83%) Change Control
6 17 (14.17%) ITIL
7 16 (13.33%) SDLC
8 13 (10.83%) Waterfall
9 12 (10.00%) Service Management
10 11 (9.17%) Project Planning
10 11 (9.17%) Resource Management
11 9 (7.50%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.50%) Time Management
12 8 (6.67%) Service Delivery
13 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (5.83%) Change Management
13 7 (5.83%) Data Management
13 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.83%) Migration
14 6 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.67%) C#
1 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (43.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.83%) APMP
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Degree
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) RACF
Vendors
1 13 (10.83%) ServiceNow
2 12 (10.00%) CA
2 12 (10.00%) HP
2 12 (10.00%) Remedy
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle
4 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.17%) Cisco
5 5 (4.17%) Sybase
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) Avaya
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) Intel
7 1 (0.83%) Mitel
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Teradata
7 1 (0.83%) TSYS