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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 40 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 51 73 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.29% 4.43% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.21% 5.41% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 27
Median daily rate £406 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £248 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +6.79%
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
979 1350 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.34% 81.92% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 722 535
Median daily rate £378 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 August 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 August 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%) Project Management
2 50 (43.86%) Finance
3 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (34.21%) Scrum
5 35 (30.70%) Banking
6 31 (27.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (27.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 16 (14.04%) PMP
8 15 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
9 14 (12.28%) Retail
9 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
10 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
10 13 (11.40%) MS Project
10 13 (11.40%) ITIL
10 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
11 12 (10.53%) Retail Banking
11 12 (10.53%) MS Office
11 12 (10.53%) Change Management
12 11 (9.65%) JIRA
13 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
13 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (7.89%) Kanban
13 9 (7.89%) MS Visio
13 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
14 8 (7.02%) TDD
14 8 (7.02%) PRINCE
14 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.02%) Service Management
14 8 (7.02%) BDD

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 2 (1.75%) CMS
1 2 (1.75%) SAS
1 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Project
2 12 (10.53%) MS Office
3 9 (7.89%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
5 5 (4.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (2.63%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Primavera
2 3 (2.63%) Sonata
3 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) Spatial Data
2 5 (4.39%) GIS
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) JIRA
2 7 (6.14%) Hudson
2 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
General
1 50 (43.86%) Finance
2 35 (30.70%) Banking
3 14 (12.28%) Retail
4 12 (10.53%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.39%) Law
6 4 (3.51%) Legal
7 2 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Billing
8 1 (0.88%) Front Office
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (58.77%) Project Manager
2 16 (14.04%) Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Digital Project Manager
4 11 (9.65%) IT Manager
5 9 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (7.02%) Senior Manager
6 8 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (6.14%) Banking Project Manager
7 7 (6.14%) Scrum Master
8 6 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.26%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Coordinator
9 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.39%) GIS Manager
9 5 (4.39%) GIS Project Manager
9 5 (4.39%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) Flash
2 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (6.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Linux
2 2 (1.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Solaris
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.63%) Project Management
2 47 (41.23%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (34.21%) Scrum
4 31 (27.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
6 13 (11.40%) ITIL
6 13 (11.40%) Risk Management
6 13 (11.40%) Waterfall
7 12 (10.53%) Change Management
8 9 (7.89%) Kanban
8 9 (7.89%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
9 8 (7.02%) BDD
9 8 (7.02%) PRINCE
9 8 (7.02%) SDLC
9 8 (7.02%) Service Management
9 8 (7.02%) TDD
10 7 (6.14%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.39%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) Java
2 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
2 4 (3.51%) SQL
3 2 (1.75%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 31 (27.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (14.04%) PMP
3 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (6.14%) APMP
4 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.75%) Degree
6 2 (1.75%) ISEB
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ACCA
7 1 (0.88%) CFA
7 1 (0.88%) CIMA
7 1 (0.88%) HND
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.51%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle
2 7 (6.14%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
4 4 (3.51%) Remedy
5 3 (2.63%) FNZ
5 3 (2.63%) Niku
5 3 (2.63%) Planview
6 2 (1.75%) CA
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Charles River
7 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.88%) VMware