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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 162 119 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.44% 9.92% 12.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.02% 12.59% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 60
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £328 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £5.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
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
1348 945 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.55% 78.75% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 520 383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.77 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.45% -27.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £5.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015, 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.

1 147 (51.22%) Finance
2 94 (32.75%) Banking
3 76 (26.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (22.30%) PRINCE2
5 42 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (12.89%) Retail
7 33 (11.50%) Migration
8 32 (11.15%) Microsoft
9 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
10 27 (9.41%) Change Management
10 27 (9.41%) QA
11 25 (8.71%) Retail Banking
11 25 (8.71%) Business Analysis
12 23 (8.01%) Data Centre
13 22 (7.67%) Risk Management
14 20 (6.97%) ITIL
14 20 (6.97%) MS Office
14 20 (6.97%) Programme Management
15 19 (6.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (6.27%) People Management
17 17 (5.92%) MS Project
18 16 (5.57%) Scrum
18 16 (5.57%) SDLC
19 15 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
20 14 (4.88%) MS Visio
21 13 (4.53%) Change Control
22 12 (4.18%) Supplier Management
22 12 (4.18%) SharePoint

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.48%) SAS
3 3 (1.05%) CMS
3 3 (1.05%) Node.js
4 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.97%) MS Office
3 17 (5.92%) MS Project
4 15 (5.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.35%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.79%) Intranet
2 6 (2.09%) LAN
2 6 (2.09%) WAN
3 5 (1.74%) Firewall
4 3 (1.05%) HTTP
4 3 (1.05%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless
5 1 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.35%) Wireless Security
5 1 (0.35%) WebEx
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.70%) DataStage
4 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.70%) MS Access
5 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.35%) QlikView
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.70%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.70%) JIRA
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.70%) Toad
2 2 (0.70%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.35%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 147 (51.22%) Finance
2 94 (32.75%) Banking
3 37 (12.89%) Retail
4 25 (8.71%) Retail Banking
5 8 (2.79%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.09%) Marketing
7 4 (1.39%) Law
8 3 (1.05%) Publishing
8 3 (1.05%) Billing
9 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
9 2 (0.70%) Front Office
10 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 135 (47.04%) Project Manager
2 43 (14.98%) Analyst
3 18 (6.27%) Business Analyst
4 17 (5.92%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (5.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 16 (5.57%) Senior Manager
6 14 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (4.53%) IT Project Manager
7 13 (4.53%) Developer
8 12 (4.18%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (2.79%) Lead Project Manager
9 8 (2.79%) PMO Lead
9 8 (2.79%) Programme Manager
9 8 (2.79%) Coordinator
10 7 (2.44%) ScrumMaster
10 7 (2.44%) PMO Manager
11 6 (2.09%) Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (2.09%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.09%) Project Coordinator
11 6 (2.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.14%) HTML
2 6 (2.09%) .NET
2 6 (2.09%) CSS
2 6 (2.09%) XML
3 4 (1.39%) JSON
3 4 (1.39%) jQuery
3 4 (1.39%) HTML5
3 4 (1.39%) RESTful
3 4 (1.39%) Web Services
4 3 (1.05%) CSS3
4 3 (1.05%) SOAP
5 2 (0.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.70%) Spring
5 2 (0.70%) Ajax
5 2 (0.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.35%) OAuth
6 1 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.35%) WPF
6 1 (0.35%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.01%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.09%) User Experience
4 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.39%) PMI
5 4 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.39%) Statistics
6 3 (1.05%) Derivative
6 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.70%) RMADS
7 2 (0.70%) iPad
7 2 (0.70%) GIS
7 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.35%) Equities
8 1 (0.35%) CESG
8 1 (0.35%) PKI
8 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.48%) Windows
2 7 (2.44%) Linux
3 4 (1.39%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.70%) UNIX
5 2 (0.70%) zOS
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (26.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 64 (22.30%) PRINCE2
3 42 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (11.50%) Migration
5 27 (9.41%) Change Management
6 25 (8.71%) Business Analysis
7 22 (7.67%) Risk Management
8 20 (6.97%) ITIL
8 20 (6.97%) Programme Management
9 19 (6.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (6.27%) People Management
10 18 (6.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (5.57%) Scrum
11 16 (5.57%) SDLC
12 13 (4.53%) Change Control
13 12 (4.18%) Supplier Management
14 11 (3.83%) Project Planning
14 11 (3.83%) Waterfall
14 11 (3.83%) Analytics
15 10 (3.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.18%) SQL
2 11 (3.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.74%) C#
3 5 (1.74%) Java
4 4 (1.39%) VBA
5 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.35%) PeopleCode
6 1 (0.35%) SQR
6 1 (0.35%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.74%) ISEB
4 5 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.74%) APMP
5 4 (1.39%) Degree
5 4 (1.39%) PMP
6 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.70%) CCNP
7 2 (0.70%) CCNA
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) MCTS
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.41%) QA
2 6 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.35%) vCloud
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.05%) SCCM
3 2 (0.70%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) MIIS
Vendors
1 32 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.83%) Oracle
3 5 (1.74%) SAP
3 5 (1.74%) IBM
4 4 (1.39%) VMware
4 4 (1.39%) Teradata
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco
5 3 (1.05%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.35%) Vermilion
7 1 (0.35%) Cognos
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe
7 1 (0.35%) EMC
7 1 (0.35%) Citrix
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
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