Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 111 80
Rank change year-on-year -14 -31 +18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 9 16 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.74% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 5.32% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 21
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +4.65% +10.26%
10th Percentile £368 £335 £325
90th Percentile £433 £581 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £438
% change year-on-year +23.08% -25.71% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

PRINCE2 Certification 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 315 301 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.83% 13.96% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 130 185
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £212 £236 £243
90th Percentile £538 £578 £488
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +126.67% +18.90%
10th Percentile £10.73 £14.80 £12.60
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £37.30
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £38.50 £27.44
% change year-on-year -27.27% +40.31% +50.36%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Edinburgh

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) PMI
6 1 (11.11%) PMP
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) HND
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case

PRINCE2 Certification
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 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Content Management
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft