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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 - 85
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PMI 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.082% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £422
% change year-on-year +36.36% -21.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £36.50

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 313 451 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.76% 34.06% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 219 166
Median daily rate £395 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £521 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +156.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) MiFID
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning

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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Product Owner
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
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%) Product Owner
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) MiFID
1 2 (40.00%) PMO