The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

PMI Certification
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 85 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 -  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 5 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.39% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 4.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 - £36.00

PMI Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 139 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.77% 9.08% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 74 73
Median daily rate £425 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +33.78%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in Edinburgh

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMI Certification in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Edinburgh

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification 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 PMI Certification.

1 4 (80.00%) PMI
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) MiFID
3 2 (40.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (20.00%) GDPR
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) PMP

PMI Certification
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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Assistant Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) MiFID Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) MiFID Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) MiFID
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR