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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 70 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 1.18% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.44% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Median daily rate £350 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.63 £38.64 £27.67
% change year-on-year
-36.26% +39.61%
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
735 1248 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.24% 82.16% 76.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 615 623
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.51 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.39% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) OpenView
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) DMZ
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) CMS

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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DMZ
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (14.29%) HR Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Officer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Prolexic
2 1 (7.14%) VMware