The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 8 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 167 169 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.77% 12.44% 12.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.41% 15.66% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 91 83
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.02 £47.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.95% +239.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% +14.32%
Project Management
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% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 170 (52.15%) Finance
2 123 (37.73%) Banking
3 112 (34.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (18.40%) PRINCE2
6 46 (14.11%) Retail
7 45 (13.80%) Migration
8 36 (11.04%) Retail Banking
8 36 (11.04%) Waterfall
9 35 (10.74%) SDLC
10 33 (10.12%) Risk Management
10 33 (10.12%) Change Control
11 32 (9.82%) ITIL
12 30 (9.20%) Change Management
12 30 (9.20%) Data Centre
13 27 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (7.36%) Service Management
14 24 (7.36%) Scrum
14 24 (7.36%) Release Management
14 24 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (7.06%) Microsoft
16 21 (6.44%) Linux
17 20 (6.13%) Oracle
18 19 (5.83%) Disclosure Scotland
19 18 (5.52%) Web Services
19 18 (5.52%) MS Excel
19 18 (5.52%) Management Information System
19 18 (5.52%) QA
19 18 (5.52%) Business Analysis
20 17 (5.21%) Resource Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.07%) SAS
3 7 (2.15%) CMS
4 6 (1.84%) Drupal
5 4 (1.23%) Apache
6 3 (0.92%) CICS
6 3 (0.92%) nginx
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.61%) WordPress
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.37%) MS Office
4 10 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.61%) Edge Animate
6 2 (0.61%) InDesign
6 2 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.92%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.92%) Primavera
3 2 (0.61%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 2 (0.61%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.68%) SaaS
2 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.92%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.99%) HTTP
2 5 (1.53%) Network Security
3 4 (1.23%) LAN
3 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.23%) WAN
4 3 (0.92%) DNS
4 3 (0.92%) Firewall
4 3 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.92%) SSL
4 3 (0.92%) VoIP
5 2 (0.61%) SAN
5 2 (0.61%) WebEx
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.31%) PBX
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.31%) SNMP
6 1 (0.31%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.31%) VPN
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless
6 1 (0.31%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.53%) DB2
3 5 (1.53%) Pentaho
4 4 (1.23%) GIS
4 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.31%) Big Data
7 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.31%) Impala
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.53%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (0.61%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.61%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.61%) Subversion
4 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.31%) Hudson
4 1 (0.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) JUnit
4 1 (0.31%) Maven
4 1 (0.31%) Mockito
4 1 (0.31%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.31%) PeopleTools
General
1 170 (52.15%) Finance
2 123 (37.73%) Banking
3 46 (14.11%) Retail
4 36 (11.04%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.53%) Legal
5 5 (1.53%) Marketing
6 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Front Office
7 2 (0.61%) Games
7 2 (0.61%) Law
7 2 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 167 (51.23%) Project Manager
2 37 (11.35%) Infrastructure Manager
3 34 (10.43%) Analyst
4 30 (9.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 23 (7.06%) Banking Project Manager
6 16 (4.91%) Senior Manager
7 15 (4.60%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.29%) IT Manager
9 13 (3.99%) Business Manager
9 13 (3.99%) Delivery Manager
9 13 (3.99%) Senior Project Manager
10 12 (3.68%) Environment Manager
11 11 (3.37%) Business Project Manager
11 11 (3.37%) Developer
12 9 (2.76%) Consultant
12 9 (2.76%) Delivery Project Manager
12 9 (2.76%) Financial Services Project Manager
12 9 (2.76%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 9 (2.76%) Programme Manager
13 8 (2.45%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.52%) Web Services
2 17 (5.21%) XML
3 14 (4.29%) SOAP
4 13 (3.99%) HTML
5 12 (3.68%) CSS
6 11 (3.37%) JSON
6 11 (3.37%) RESTful
7 9 (2.76%) jQuery
8 7 (2.15%) AngularJS
8 7 (2.15%) CSS3
8 7 (2.15%) HTML5
9 6 (1.84%) RequireJS
10 5 (1.53%) REST
11 3 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (0.61%) Flash
13 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
13 1 (0.31%) Java EE
13 1 (0.31%) JSF
13 1 (0.31%) JSP
13 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.20%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.29%) User Experience
5 7 (2.15%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.15%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.84%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.53%) Derivative
8 2 (0.61%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.61%) FMCG
8 2 (0.61%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.61%) iPad
8 2 (0.61%) LPAR
8 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.61%) PMI
8 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.31%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.44%) Linux
2 13 (3.99%) Windows
3 10 (3.07%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.23%) Unix
4 4 (1.23%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.23%) zOS
5 2 (0.61%) AIX
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) Fedora
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (34.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 62 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (18.40%) PRINCE2
4 45 (13.80%) Migration
5 36 (11.04%) Waterfall
6 35 (10.74%) SDLC
7 33 (10.12%) Change Control
7 33 (10.12%) Risk Management
8 32 (9.82%) ITIL
9 30 (9.20%) Change Management
10 24 (7.36%) Release Management
10 24 (7.36%) Scrum
10 24 (7.36%) Service Management
10 24 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (5.52%) Business Analysis
12 17 (5.21%) Resource Management
13 16 (4.91%) Configuration Management
14 15 (4.60%) People Management
15 14 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (4.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (4.29%) SQL
3 5 (1.53%) Java
4 4 (1.23%) PHP
5 3 (0.92%) PHP 5
5 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.61%) Python
6 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.31%) C#
7 1 (0.31%) PeopleCode
7 1 (0.31%) Ruby
7 1 (0.31%) SQR
7 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (3.37%) Degree
3 6 (1.84%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.23%) ISEB
4 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.92%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) CCNA
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.61%) IISP
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) APMP
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 18 (5.52%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.61%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.61%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.31%) Firmware
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.31%) vCloud
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.23%) SCOM
2 3 (0.92%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.31%) Oozie
3 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.13%) Oracle
3 15 (4.60%) ServiceNow
4 13 (3.99%) CA
4 13 (3.99%) HP
4 13 (3.99%) Remedy
5 6 (1.84%) Cisco
5 6 (1.84%) Citrix
6 5 (1.53%) IBM
6 5 (1.53%) Sybase
7 4 (1.23%) VMware
8 3 (0.92%) Adobe
8 3 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.61%) EMC
9 2 (0.61%) Google
9 2 (0.61%) Rally
9 2 (0.61%) Teradata
10 1 (0.31%) BI-SAM
10 1 (0.31%) Pega
10 1 (0.31%) Tableau
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