Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 125 131
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -16
Contract jobs citing PMI 12 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.095% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £310 £424 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.84% +10.06% +5.48%
10th Percentile £281 £377 £274
90th Percentile £481 £459 £402
Scotland median daily rate £310 £364 £343
% change year-on-year -14.78% +6.20% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 821 662 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.21% 31.42% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 365 427
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PMI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PMI in Edinburgh

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in Edinburgh

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI 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.

1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (41.67%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
6 4 (33.33%) Zephyr
6 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) Confluence
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) DSDM
7 3 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (25.00%) PMP
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) JBoss
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) XML
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) PMO
9 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
9 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (8.33%) People Management
9 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (8.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 1 (8.33%) SDLC

PMI
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) Zephyr
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Coach
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Pensions Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Drools
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) jBPM
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Coaching
4 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) DSDM
5 4 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (8.33%) BPMN
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Use Case
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle