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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 91 84
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £355 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £294 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £413 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1016 1129 1187
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.62% 85.27% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 617 620
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 26 June 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 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) Release Management
4 4 (57.14%) ITSM
4 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (42.86%) QA
5 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (14.29%) FMCG
7 1 (14.29%) Waterfall

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Application Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Application Development Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) Release Management
4 4 (57.14%) ITSM
4 4 (57.14%) Planning and Forecasting
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Service Management
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
5 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA