Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 112 132
Rank change year-on-year +26 +20 -25
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 4 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 1.64% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £327 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.57% +46.60%
Scotland median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 162 244 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.17% 10.50% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 131 152
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £230 £300 £251
90th Percentile £538 £600 £549
Scotland median daily rate £430 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +1.18% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +238.46% -75.00%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.13 £15.38
% change year-on-year +16.18% +95.93% -51.73%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Edinburgh

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMP in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for PMP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for PMP.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Primavera
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Primavera
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow