Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 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 Project Management Professional (PMP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 112 129
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 -17
Contract jobs citing PMP 6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 3.65% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £353 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.87% -6.25% +9.59%
Scotland median daily rate £391 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +10.78% +0.71% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £40.00

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 315 301 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.69% 14.26% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 133 185
Edinburgh median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £210 £239 £237
90th Percentile £538 £595 £492
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.75 £47.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.74% +195.31% +1.46%
10th Percentile £10.64 £15.35 £12.40
90th Percentile £40.87 £52.00 £21.40
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £28.31
% change year-on-year -22.22% +27.19% +48.97%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Edinburgh

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Edinburgh

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (50.00%) PMI
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) PMO
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

PMP
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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Testing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle