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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 51 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 52 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.74% 3.56% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 4.28% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 42
Median daily rate £375 £393 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £322 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £518 £588
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 £27.25 £27.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.65%

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
708 1216 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.49% 83.34% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 649 623
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) Project Management
3 24 (41.38%) Scrum
4 18 (31.03%) Finance
5 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.41%) APMP
7 12 (20.69%) MS Project
7 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (20.69%) Business Analysis
8 11 (18.97%) Kanban
8 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
8 11 (18.97%) BDD
8 11 (18.97%) TDD
8 11 (18.97%) Change Management
9 10 (17.24%) Disclosure Scotland
10 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
10 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (15.52%) Hudson
10 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
12 7 (12.07%) Agile Project Management
12 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.07%) Continuous Deployment
13 6 (10.34%) User Stories
13 6 (10.34%) Oracle
13 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (8.62%) Wealth Management
14 5 (8.62%) JIRA
14 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (8.62%) Java

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 1 (1.72%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (1.72%) Moodle
1 1 (1.72%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Project
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Sonata
2 2 (3.45%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Trello
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) GIS
1 2 (3.45%) Spatial Data
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Power BI
2 1 (1.72%) QlikView
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Hudson
1 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.62%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Local Government
3 2 (3.45%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.69%) Scrum Master
3 8 (13.79%) IT Manager
3 8 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Business Change Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Scrum Master
6 3 (5.17%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.45%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (3.45%) IT Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.72%) Velocity
2 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Fintech
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.72%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) Project Management
3 24 (41.38%) Scrum
4 12 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (18.97%) BDD
5 11 (18.97%) Change Management
5 11 (18.97%) Kanban
5 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 11 (18.97%) Waterfall
6 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.79%) Programme Management
8 7 (12.07%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (12.07%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (10.34%) User Stories
10 5 (8.62%) Wealth Management
11 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (5.17%) ERP
12 3 (5.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Java
1 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
1 5 (8.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) APMP
2 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) ISEB
6 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.72%) PMP
6 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.45%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) GDPR
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) FNZ
4 3 (5.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.72%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.72%) Mitel
5 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.72%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Siebel
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) Talend
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter