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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 19 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 67 154 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.38% 10.19% 6.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 12.36% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 64 58
Median daily rate £403 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.02 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £29.35
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +7.13%
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
732 1246 1106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.62% 82.46% 76.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 618 616
Median daily rate £405 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 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 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 60 (36.81%) Finance
2 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (29.45%) PRINCE2
4 43 (26.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 35 (21.47%) Banking
6 29 (17.79%) Scrum
7 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (11.66%) Business Analysis
10 18 (11.04%) Change Management
11 17 (10.43%) Disclosure Scotland
12 16 (9.82%) Migration
13 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
13 15 (9.20%) Agile Project Management
14 14 (8.59%) Waterfall
14 14 (8.59%) ITIL
14 14 (8.59%) TDD
15 13 (7.98%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (7.98%) Kanban
16 12 (7.36%) Risk Management
16 12 (7.36%) SQL
16 12 (7.36%) BDD
16 12 (7.36%) Data Centre
17 11 (6.75%) Oracle
17 11 (6.75%) Project Planning
18 10 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (6.13%) Java
18 10 (6.13%) Analytics
19 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 9 (5.52%) MS Office

Project Management
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 6 (3.68%) SAS
2 3 (1.84%) CMS
3 2 (1.23%) Drupal
3 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) WordPress
4 1 (0.61%) Confluence
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.52%) MS Office
4 6 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.07%) MS Project
6 2 (1.23%) Edge Animate
6 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.61%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Sonata
2 4 (2.45%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.23%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) SaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.84%) Trello
3 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.23%) IaaS
3 2 (1.23%) PaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Route 53
3 2 (1.23%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) DNS
1 3 (1.84%) LAN
1 3 (1.84%) Reverse Proxy
1 3 (1.84%) SAN
1 3 (1.84%) WAN
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) SSL
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.61%) DHCP
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
3 1 (0.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.07%) GIS
1 5 (3.07%) Spatial Data
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Hudson
1 7 (4.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.68%) JIRA
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 60 (36.81%) Finance
2 35 (21.47%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Retail
4 6 (3.68%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.84%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Local Government
7 1 (0.61%) Electronics
7 1 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
7 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.61%) Publishing
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (48.47%) Project Manager
2 17 (10.43%) Analyst
3 15 (9.20%) Senior Manager
4 14 (8.59%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (7.98%) IT Manager
6 11 (6.75%) Scrum Master
7 9 (5.52%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (4.29%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.29%) Change Manager
8 7 (4.29%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (3.68%) Developer
9 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Consultant
10 5 (3.07%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Senior Service Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Senior Software Project Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Service Manager
10 5 (3.07%) Software Project Manager
11 4 (2.45%) Banking Project Manager
11 4 (2.45%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) Web Services
2 3 (1.84%) CSS
2 3 (1.84%) HTML
2 3 (1.84%) jQuery
2 3 (1.84%) XML
3 2 (1.23%) Android SDK
3 2 (1.23%) Flash
3 2 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.61%) Django
4 1 (0.61%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.61%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.36%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.84%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.23%) Fintech
5 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.23%) Social Media
5 2 (1.23%) Statistics
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.61%) Economics
6 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.61%) PMI
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.52%) Windows
2 4 (2.45%) Linux
3 3 (1.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.23%) Android
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.45%) PRINCE2
3 43 (26.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (17.79%) Scrum
5 19 (11.66%) Business Analysis
6 18 (11.04%) Change Management
7 16 (9.82%) Migration
8 15 (9.20%) Agile Project Management
9 14 (8.59%) ITIL
9 14 (8.59%) TDD
9 14 (8.59%) Waterfall
10 13 (7.98%) Kanban
11 12 (7.36%) BDD
11 12 (7.36%) Risk Management
12 11 (6.75%) Project Planning
13 10 (6.13%) Analytics
13 10 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.52%) Programme Management
14 9 (5.52%) Resource Management
14 9 (5.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.36%) SQL
2 10 (6.13%) Java
3 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.84%) C
4 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.61%) C#
6 1 (0.61%) Python
6 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (4.29%) PMP
4 5 (3.07%) APMP
5 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.23%) Degree
7 2 (1.23%) HND
8 1 (0.61%) HNC
8 1 (0.61%) IISP
8 1 (0.61%) ISEB
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) COREP
3 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.61%) FINREP
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) P3O
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
1 2 (1.23%) SCCM
1 2 (1.23%) SCOM
1 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.75%) Oracle
3 5 (3.07%) FNZ
4 4 (2.45%) IBM
5 3 (1.84%) Citrix
6 2 (1.23%) Adobe
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco
6 2 (1.23%) HP
6 2 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.23%) Remedy
6 2 (1.23%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) AppSense
7 1 (0.61%) F5
7 1 (0.61%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.61%) Linedata
7 1 (0.61%) Splunk
7 1 (0.61%) Tableau
7 1 (0.61%) Twitter