The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 15 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 73 174 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.77% 12.03% 13.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.28% 12.55% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 77 90
Median daily rate £423 £430 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% -3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £350 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

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
787 1386 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.59% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 711 719
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 16
Median hourly rate £15.28 £15.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -36.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £64.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 67 (55.37%) Project Management
2 50 (41.32%) Finance
3 39 (32.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (28.93%) Banking
4 35 (28.93%) PRINCE2
5 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.70%) Migration
7 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
8 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
9 13 (10.74%) MS Project
9 13 (10.74%) Retail
10 11 (9.09%) APMP
11 10 (8.26%) Data Migration
12 9 (7.44%) Scrum
12 9 (7.44%) Change Management
12 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
13 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
13 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.61%) Disclosure Scotland
14 7 (5.79%) Oracle
14 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
15 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
15 6 (4.96%) Project Planning
15 6 (4.96%) JIRA
15 6 (4.96%) SQL
15 6 (4.96%) Java
15 6 (4.96%) Analytics
16 5 (4.13%) FNZ
16 5 (4.13%) Sonata

Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (0.83%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (0.83%) CMS
1 1 (0.83%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Project
2 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.48%) MS Office
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Sonata
2 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Trello
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Firewall
1 2 (1.65%) LAN
1 2 (1.65%) VoIP
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.83%) GIS
1 1 (0.83%) Power BI
1 1 (0.83%) QlikView
1 1 (0.83%) Spatial Data
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 50 (41.32%) Finance
2 35 (28.93%) Banking
3 13 (10.74%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.13%) Law
6 2 (1.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.48%) Fintech
4 1 (0.83%) CMDB
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.83%) Handset
4 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) PMI
4 1 (0.83%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.83%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.31%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.37%) Project Management
2 39 (32.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (28.93%) PRINCE2
4 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (15.70%) Migration
6 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
7 10 (8.26%) Data Migration
8 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.44%) Change Management
8 9 (7.44%) Scrum
9 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.96%) Analytics
10 6 (4.96%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.13%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.13%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.13%) Wealth Management
12 4 (3.31%) Regulatory Compliance
12 4 (3.31%) SDLC
12 4 (3.31%) User Stories
13 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.96%) Java
1 6 (4.96%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.65%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.09%) APMP
2 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.65%) FINREP
2 2 (1.65%) IFRS
3 1 (0.83%) GDPR
3 1 (0.83%) MiFID
3 1 (0.83%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (13.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 5 (4.13%) FNZ
3 5 (4.13%) SAP
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco
5 2 (1.65%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.83%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.83%) F5
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) Mitel
6 1 (0.83%) Planview
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau
6 1 (0.83%) Talend
6 1 (0.83%) Twitter
6 1 (0.83%) VMware
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