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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 8 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 177 150 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.57% 10.27% 9.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.20% 10.74% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 66 75
Median daily rate £459 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
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
1341 1397 1185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.24% 95.68% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 758 717
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 26 39
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 189 (53.54%) Banking
2 187 (52.97%) Finance
3 139 (39.38%) Project Management
4 114 (32.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (20.96%) PRINCE2
6 60 (17.00%) Retail
7 53 (15.01%) Migration
7 53 (15.01%) Retail Banking
8 45 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (11.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 37 (10.48%) Data Centre
11 29 (8.22%) Scrum
12 27 (7.65%) Risk Management
13 18 (5.10%) Law
13 18 (5.10%) Windows
13 18 (5.10%) MS Project
14 17 (4.82%) Microsoft
14 17 (4.82%) Resource Management
15 15 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (4.25%) Programme Management
15 15 (4.25%) Project Planning
15 15 (4.25%) QA
16 13 (3.68%) Change Management
16 13 (3.68%) Sitecore
16 13 (3.68%) Project Governance
17 12 (3.40%) People Management
17 12 (3.40%) Target Operating Model
18 11 (3.12%) Data Migration
18 11 (3.12%) Oracle
19 10 (2.83%) Unix

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 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.42%) Drupal
3 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.85%) CMS
4 3 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.28%) Confluence
5 1 (0.28%) SAS
5 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (5.10%) MS Project
2 10 (2.83%) MS Office
3 9 (2.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Primavera
2 2 (0.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.85%) Firewall
1 3 (0.85%) LAN
1 3 (0.85%) VoIP
1 3 (0.85%) WAN
2 2 (0.57%) Network Security
3 1 (0.28%) Intranet
3 1 (0.28%) Skype
3 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.42%) GIS
2 5 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (2.83%) JIRA
General
1 189 (53.54%) Banking
2 187 (52.97%) Finance
3 60 (17.00%) Retail
4 53 (15.01%) Retail Banking
5 18 (5.10%) Law
6 6 (1.70%) Legal
7 4 (1.13%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.85%) German Language
9 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.27%) Middleware
2 2 (0.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.48%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.55%) Mainframe
4 7 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.85%) PKI
5 3 (0.85%) Social Media
6 2 (0.57%) Clustering
6 2 (0.57%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.57%) PMI
7 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.28%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.10%) Windows
2 10 (2.83%) Unix
3 4 (1.13%) Solaris
3 4 (1.13%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.13%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (39.38%) Project Management
2 114 (32.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 74 (20.96%) PRINCE2
4 53 (15.01%) Migration
5 45 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (8.22%) Scrum
7 27 (7.65%) Risk Management
8 17 (4.82%) Resource Management
9 15 (4.25%) Programme Management
9 15 (4.25%) Project Planning
10 13 (3.68%) Change Management
10 13 (3.68%) Project Governance
11 12 (3.40%) People Management
11 12 (3.40%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (3.12%) Data Migration
13 9 (2.55%) Risk Analysis
14 8 (2.27%) Contingency Planning
15 7 (1.98%) Identity Access Management
15 7 (1.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 6 (1.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.57%) C
2 1 (0.28%) C#
2 1 (0.28%) Java
2 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.28%) SQL
2 1 (0.28%) VB
2 1 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 40 (11.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (2.27%) PMI Certification
2 8 (2.27%) PMP
3 4 (1.13%) APMP
3 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) CISM
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.25%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) COREP
3 1 (0.28%) FINREP
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.42%) RACF
3 3 (0.85%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.57%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (4.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.68%) Sitecore
3 11 (3.12%) Oracle
4 4 (1.13%) CA
4 4 (1.13%) Citrix
4 4 (1.13%) Planview
4 4 (1.13%) ServiceNow
5 3 (0.85%) Cisco
5 3 (0.85%) IBM
5 3 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.57%) HP
6 2 (0.57%) NetApp
6 2 (0.57%) Remedy
7 1 (0.28%) Avaya
7 1 (0.28%) Charles River
7 1 (0.28%) Pega
7 1 (0.28%) SAP
7 1 (0.28%) TSYS
7 1 (0.28%) VMware
7 1 (0.28%) VocaLink
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