Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior Project Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Junior Project Manager
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 120 121
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Project Manager 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £300 £300 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +20.00%
10th Percentile £228 £300 £216
90th Percentile £325 £300 £398
Scotland median daily rate £275 £375 £255
% change year-on-year -26.67% +47.06% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2765 2064 3061
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 96.77% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1623 1197 1582
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £259
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 27
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -1.25% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.54 £11.04
90th Percentile £41.75 £50.91 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Junior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Junior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Project Manager in Edinburgh

Junior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Junior Project Manager in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Project Manager in Edinburgh

Junior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Junior 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 Junior Project Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law

Junior Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory