The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 74 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 22 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.39% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 8
Median daily rate £338 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £327
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -
Project Planning
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1153 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.27% 81.14% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 647 573
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 21
Median hourly rate £20.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £14.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.05%) Retail
6 8 (21.05%) Migration
7 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
7 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
8 6 (15.79%) Analytics
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) MS Project
9 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.16%) Change Control
9 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
10 4 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.53%) Windows
10 4 (10.53%) Quality Management
10 4 (10.53%) Change Management
11 3 (7.89%) Critical Path Analysis
11 3 (7.89%) Solaris
11 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
11 3 (7.89%) Unix
11 3 (7.89%) PMP
11 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
11 3 (7.89%) RACF

Project Planning
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 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (15.79%) MS Project
4 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) PVCS
General
1 29 (76.32%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 8 (21.05%) Retail
4 6 (15.79%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Project Manager
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) PMO Planner
6 3 (7.89%) Project Planner
6 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Transformation Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Assistant Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Migration Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) PMO Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Pensions Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Solaris
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.05%) Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) Change Control
6 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Quality Management
8 3 (7.89%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Release Management
9 2 (5.26%) Data Management
9 2 (5.26%) Document Management
9 2 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) COREP
2 1 (2.63%) FINREP
2 1 (2.63%) WAI
2 1 (2.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) RACF
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Google