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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 72 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 6 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.58% 1.05% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.28% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £325 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +108.33%
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
830 1407 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.58% 82.38% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 751 531
Median daily rate £398 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 28 September 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 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) MS Project
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) Web Development

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 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
4 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) PMO Planner
3 3 (16.67%) Project Planner
4 2 (11.11%) HR Manager
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Mac Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Pensions Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Document Management
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Change Control
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Prolexic
2 1 (5.56%) VMware