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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 79 54 68
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 14 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 1.84% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 2.32% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 4
Average daily rate £350 £425 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +15.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £320 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £538 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning.

1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (33.33%) Change Control
5 7 (23.33%) Retail Banking
5 7 (23.33%) Retail
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle
7 5 (16.67%) MS Project
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.00%) Data Management
9 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (10.00%) Analytics
9 3 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
9 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
10 2 (6.67%) ISEB
10 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (6.67%) PMP
10 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
10 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.67%) SAS
10 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
10 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Retail
3 7 (23.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Solaris
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (33.33%) Change Control
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Data Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.67%) PMP
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) WAI
2 1 (3.33%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) RACF
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
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