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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 13 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 141 146 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.60% 10.05% 10.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.06% 10.58% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 61 83
Median daily rate £445 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
Project Manager
Scotland

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
1275 1380 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 94.98% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 715 742
Median daily rate £389 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 33
Median hourly rate £29.16 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.78% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016, 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.

1 183 (53.67%) Banking
2 178 (52.20%) Finance
3 130 (38.12%) Project Management
4 124 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (20.23%) PRINCE2
6 59 (17.30%) Retail
7 53 (15.54%) Retail Banking
8 52 (15.25%) Migration
9 43 (12.61%) Data Centre
10 40 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 29 (8.50%) Risk Management
12 29 (8.50%) Scrum
13 19 (5.57%) Law
13 19 (5.57%) Microsoft
13 19 (5.57%) Windows
14 18 (5.28%) MS Project
14 18 (5.28%) Resource Management
15 17 (4.99%) Data Migration
16 16 (4.69%) Change Management
17 15 (4.40%) QA
17 15 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (4.11%) Project Planning
18 14 (4.11%) Programme Management
19 13 (3.81%) Sitecore
19 13 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
20 12 (3.52%) Target Operating Model
20 12 (3.52%) Project Governance
20 12 (3.52%) JIRA
20 12 (3.52%) Active Directory

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 7 (2.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.17%) CMS
2 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.88%) Confluence
3 3 (0.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.29%) Drupal
4 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (5.28%) MS Project
2 11 (3.23%) MS Office
3 8 (2.35%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.59%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (0.59%) Primavera
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) Trello
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.17%) LAN
1 4 (1.17%) SAN
1 4 (1.17%) WAN
2 3 (0.88%) Firewall
2 3 (0.88%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) Intranet
4 1 (0.29%) Network Security
4 1 (0.29%) SMS
4 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (1.76%) Spatial Data
2 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.17%) GIS
3 4 (1.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (3.52%) JIRA
General
1 183 (53.67%) Banking
2 178 (52.20%) Finance
3 59 (17.30%) Retail
4 53 (15.54%) Retail Banking
5 19 (5.57%) Law
6 4 (1.17%) Legal
6 4 (1.17%) Marketing
7 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.59%) German Language
8 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.47%) Middleware
2 2 (0.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.88%) PKI
5 3 (0.88%) Social Media
6 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.59%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Clustering
7 1 (0.29%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.29%) PMI
7 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.57%) Windows
2 11 (3.23%) Unix
3 4 (1.17%) Solaris
3 4 (1.17%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.17%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.88%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Linux
6 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (38.12%) Project Management
2 124 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (20.23%) PRINCE2
4 52 (15.25%) Migration
5 40 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (8.50%) Risk Management
6 29 (8.50%) Scrum
7 18 (5.28%) Resource Management
8 17 (4.99%) Data Migration
9 16 (4.69%) Change Management
10 14 (4.11%) Programme Management
10 14 (4.11%) Project Planning
11 13 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
12 12 (3.52%) Project Governance
12 12 (3.52%) Target Operating Model
13 10 (2.93%) People Management
13 10 (2.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 9 (2.64%) Business Analysis
14 9 (2.64%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (2.64%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.59%) C
2 1 (0.29%) C#
2 1 (0.29%) Java
2 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.29%) SQL
2 1 (0.29%) VB
2 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 33 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (3.52%) PMP
3 11 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.17%) APMP
6 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
7 1 (0.29%) Degree
7 1 (0.29%) ISEB
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.40%) QA
2 9 (2.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
3 1 (0.29%) COREP
3 1 (0.29%) FINREP
3 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.47%) RACF
3 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (5.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.81%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.93%) Oracle
4 6 (1.76%) IBM
5 5 (1.47%) Cisco
6 4 (1.17%) HP
7 3 (0.88%) CA
7 3 (0.88%) Citrix
7 3 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.88%) Planview
7 3 (0.88%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.59%) NetApp
8 2 (0.59%) Twitter
9 1 (0.29%) Avaya
9 1 (0.29%) Charles River
9 1 (0.29%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.29%) Remedy
9 1 (0.29%) SAP
9 1 (0.29%) Verint
9 1 (0.29%) VMware
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