The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 March 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 2
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 37 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 29 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.19% 4.28% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 5.17% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 41
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £338 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 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 769 1257 1193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.69% 82.75% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 706 678
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 14
Median hourly rate £15.18 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.07% +4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £17.75 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.12 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Project Management
3 19 (33.93%) Scrum
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
5 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
5 15 (26.79%) APMP
6 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (21.43%) MS Project
8 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
9 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (16.07%) Change Management
10 8 (14.29%) Kanban
10 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 8 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
11 7 (12.50%) BDD
11 7 (12.50%) TDD
12 6 (10.71%) ITIL
12 6 (10.71%) Hudson
12 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
12 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (8.93%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (8.93%) Oracle
14 4 (7.14%) JIRA
14 4 (7.14%) Wealth Management
14 4 (7.14%) Degree
14 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (7.14%) Java

PRINCE2
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 (1.79%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (1.79%) Moodle
1 1 (1.79%) SAS
1 1 (1.79%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Project
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.36%) MS Office
4 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Sonata
2 2 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.79%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Trello
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.79%) GIS
1 1 (1.79%) QlikView
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Hudson
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Local Government
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.07%) Senior Manager
3 8 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 8 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Scrum Master
3 8 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Business Change Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Programme Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.57%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Fintech
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Project Management
3 19 (33.93%) Scrum
4 15 (26.79%) Business Analysis
5 13 (23.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.07%) Change Management
8 8 (14.29%) Kanban
8 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.50%) BDD
9 7 (12.50%) TDD
10 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 5 (8.93%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.14%) User Stories
12 4 (7.14%) Wealth Management
13 3 (5.36%) Coaching
13 3 (5.36%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) Java
1 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) APMP
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.36%) PMO
3 2 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) GDPR
4 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) FNZ
4 3 (5.36%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.79%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.79%) CA
5 1 (1.79%) Mitel
5 1 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.79%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.79%) Siebel
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Talend
5 1 (1.79%) Twitter