The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 9 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 140 120 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.96% 11.73% 11.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.72% 16.44% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 68
Average daily rate
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£405 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 730 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.47% 71.36% 69.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 355 333
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £33.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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.

1 154 (47.68%) Finance
2 80 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (23.22%) Banking
4 67 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (17.03%) PRINCE2
6 48 (14.86%) Oracle
7 39 (12.07%) Waterfall
8 38 (11.76%) Linux
9 34 (10.53%) Retail
9 34 (10.53%) Migration
10 32 (9.91%) Scrum
11 29 (8.98%) XML
12 27 (8.36%) Java
13 26 (8.05%) MS Excel
13 26 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (7.74%) Change Management
14 25 (7.74%) Release Management
15 24 (7.43%) HTTP
15 24 (7.43%) Web Services
16 23 (7.12%) SOAP
17 22 (6.81%) Windows
17 22 (6.81%) JSON
18 21 (6.50%) Business Transformation
19 20 (6.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 20 (6.19%) Kimball Methodology
19 20 (6.19%) Cognos Report Studio
19 20 (6.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
19 20 (6.19%) Cognos Transformer
19 20 (6.19%) Cognos

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.31%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.26%) MS Office
3 13 (4.02%) MS Project
4 5 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 20 (6.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.62%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Agresso
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.31%) PaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.43%) HTTP
2 6 (1.86%) Intranet
3 4 (1.24%) SSL
3 4 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.24%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (0.93%) SAN
5 2 (0.62%) DNS
6 1 (0.31%) ATM
6 1 (0.31%) VoIP
6 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.31%) Internet
6 1 (0.31%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (6.19%) Cognos Report Studio
2 20 (6.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 20 (6.19%) Cognos Transformer
3 8 (2.48%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.17%) MS Access
5 6 (1.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.62%) Informix
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Subversion
1 8 (2.48%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.86%) Maven
2 6 (1.86%) Ant
3 5 (1.55%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.55%) Hudson
3 5 (1.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.62%) JUnit
5 1 (0.31%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.31%) NUnit
5 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Ivy
General
1 154 (47.68%) Finance
2 75 (23.22%) Banking
3 34 (10.53%) Retail
4 14 (4.33%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.72%) Advertising
6 8 (2.48%) Publishing
7 7 (2.17%) Front Office
7 7 (2.17%) Marketing
8 5 (1.55%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.55%) Legal
9 4 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.93%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (44.89%) Project Manager
2 43 (13.31%) Analyst
3 42 (13.00%) Developer
4 20 (6.19%) Cognos Developer
5 18 (5.57%) Business Analyst
5 18 (5.57%) Senior Manager
6 17 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 17 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 14 (4.33%) Business Manager
8 12 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (3.72%) Business Project Manager
8 12 (3.72%) Cognos BI Developer
8 12 (3.72%) Programme Manager
9 11 (3.41%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (3.10%) Change Manager
11 8 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.48%) Change Project Manager
12 7 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
12 7 (2.17%) ScrumMaster
12 7 (2.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.98%) XML
2 24 (7.43%) Web Services
3 23 (7.12%) SOAP
4 22 (6.81%) JSON
5 15 (4.64%) RESTful
6 14 (4.33%) HTML
7 12 (3.72%) CSS
7 12 (3.72%) HTML5
7 12 (3.72%) CSS3
8 8 (2.48%) REST
9 7 (2.17%) Velocity
10 4 (1.24%) EDI
11 3 (0.93%) Middleware
11 3 (0.93%) Java EE
12 2 (0.62%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.62%) jQuery
12 2 (0.62%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.62%) Spring
12 2 (0.62%) CGI
13 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.33%) FMCG
1 14 (4.33%) Open Source
2 10 (3.10%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.48%) Fixed Income
4 6 (1.86%) Derivative
5 5 (1.55%) Equities
5 5 (1.55%) Hedge funds
5 5 (1.55%) Clustering
5 5 (1.55%) GIS
6 3 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.31%) NHS
8 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.31%) Replication
8 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.31%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.76%) Linux
2 22 (6.81%) Windows
3 17 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.17%) UNIX
5 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.24%) AIX
6 4 (1.24%) HPUX
6 4 (1.24%) Solaris
7 3 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.62%) SUSE
8 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (24.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (20.74%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (17.03%) PRINCE2
4 39 (12.07%) Waterfall
5 34 (10.53%) Migration
6 32 (9.91%) Scrum
7 26 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (7.74%) Change Management
8 25 (7.74%) Release Management
9 21 (6.50%) Business Transformation
10 20 (6.19%) Kimball Methodology
10 20 (6.19%) Asset Management
11 19 (5.88%) ITIL
12 18 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (5.26%) Programme Management
14 16 (4.95%) Web Development
15 15 (4.64%) Refactoring
15 15 (4.64%) Business Analysis
16 14 (4.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (4.33%) Fund Accounting
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.36%) Java
2 12 (3.72%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.86%) SQL
3 6 (1.86%) VBA
4 5 (1.55%) C
5 4 (1.24%) Perl
6 2 (0.62%) Korn
6 2 (0.62%) C-shell
7 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.31%) C#
7 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.41%) Degree
2 8 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (2.48%) ACCA
3 7 (2.17%) CIMA
4 5 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.24%) ISEB
6 3 (0.93%) PMP
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.62%) MCSE
7 2 (0.62%) MBA
7 2 (0.62%) MCTS
8 1 (0.31%) CFA
8 1 (0.31%) CISSP
8 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.86%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.62%) COBIT
3 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.86%) Puppet
1 6 (1.86%) Vagrant
1 6 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.55%) SCCM
3 2 (0.62%) SCOM
3 2 (0.62%) nmon
3 2 (0.62%) OpenView
3 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.31%) Nagios
4 1 (0.31%) StatsD
4 1 (0.31%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 48 (14.86%) Oracle
2 20 (6.19%) Cognos
3 14 (4.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.41%) HP
5 8 (2.48%) JBoss
6 7 (2.17%) Charles River
7 6 (1.86%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.24%) Sun
8 4 (1.24%) IBM
9 3 (0.93%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.93%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) Gemalto
10 1 (0.31%) Calypso
10 1 (0.31%) EMC
10 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe
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