Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 6 months to 19 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.

PRINCE
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 118 125
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £343 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% - -31.58%
10th Percentile £315 £291 £254
90th Percentile £405 £388 £473
Scotland median daily rate £330 £320 £326
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.69% -25.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £16.50

PRINCE is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2435 1792 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.23% 84.01% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1026 1379
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Edinburgh

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (66.67%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes

PRINCE
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Operations Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) ITSM
2 5 (83.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 5 (83.33%) Process Management
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
3 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft