The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 138 114 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.74% 9.41% 11.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.20% 10.25% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 63
Average daily rate
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£475 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.94% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £301 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £39.65 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +22.00%
Project Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1353 1112 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.48% 91.82% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 570 452
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 27
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 139 (45.57%) Finance
2 125 (40.98%) Banking
3 105 (34.43%) Project Management
4 94 (30.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (19.02%) PRINCE2
6 57 (18.69%) Retail
7 49 (16.07%) Retail Banking
8 45 (14.75%) Migration
9 28 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (8.20%) Asset Management
10 25 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (7.21%) Oracle
12 21 (6.89%) Change Management
13 16 (5.25%) Front Office
13 16 (5.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (5.25%) Derivative
13 16 (5.25%) People Management
14 15 (4.92%) Data Migration
15 14 (4.59%) MS Project
15 14 (4.59%) Investment Management
16 13 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (4.26%) Advertising
17 11 (3.61%) Scrum
18 10 (3.28%) Risk Management
18 10 (3.28%) Change Control
19 9 (2.95%) Digital Media
19 9 (2.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 9 (2.95%) Business Objects
20 8 (2.62%) MS Excel
20 8 (2.62%) Microsoft

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.97%) SAS
2 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (0.98%) JBoss
4 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (4.59%) MS Project
2 8 (2.62%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.98%) MS Office
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Agresso
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.98%) LAN
1 3 (0.98%) WAN
2 2 (0.66%) VoIP
3 1 (0.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.33%) ATM
3 1 (0.33%) MPLS
3 1 (0.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.33%) BODI
4 1 (0.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) JIRA
1 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 139 (45.57%) Finance
2 125 (40.98%) Banking
3 57 (18.69%) Retail
4 49 (16.07%) Retail Banking
5 16 (5.25%) Front Office
6 13 (4.26%) Advertising
7 7 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.98%) Legal
10 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.66%) International Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) Military
11 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.66%) Middleware
1 2 (0.66%) .NET
1 2 (0.66%) Velocity
2 1 (0.33%) XHTML
2 1 (0.33%) HTML
2 1 (0.33%) CSS
2 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.25%) Derivative
2 9 (2.95%) Digital Media
3 8 (2.62%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
4 4 (1.31%) Equities
4 4 (1.31%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.66%) PMI
5 2 (0.66%) Smartcard
5 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.66%) Social Media
5 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.33%) SCADA
6 1 (0.33%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.97%) Windows
2 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.33%) Android
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (34.43%) Project Management
2 94 (30.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (19.02%) PRINCE2
4 45 (14.75%) Migration
5 28 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (8.20%) Asset Management
7 21 (6.89%) Change Management
8 16 (5.25%) People Management
9 15 (4.92%) Data Migration
10 14 (4.59%) Investment Management
11 13 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (3.61%) Scrum
13 10 (3.28%) Risk Management
13 10 (3.28%) Change Control
14 9 (2.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (2.62%) Resource Management
16 7 (2.30%) Business Analysis
16 7 (2.30%) Supplier Management
16 7 (2.30%) Data Mapping
17 6 (1.97%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.97%) Java
2 2 (0.66%) C
3 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.33%) SQL
3 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (5.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (1.64%) PMP
3 5 (1.64%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.98%) Degree
4 3 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.98%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) CIMA
6 1 (0.33%) CISSP
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.30%) EMIR
2 3 (0.98%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.33%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.33%) UCITS
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (7.21%) Oracle
2 9 (2.95%) Business Objects
3 8 (2.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.62%) Informatica
4 7 (2.30%) Teradata
4 7 (2.30%) Charles River
4 7 (2.30%) IBM
5 6 (1.97%) Chordiant
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco
6 2 (0.66%) VMware
6 2 (0.66%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.66%) Planview
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.33%) Verint
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) BI-SAM
7 1 (0.33%) Cognos
7 1 (0.33%) Trillium
7 1 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.33%) StatPro
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