Period
to 20 November 2018

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 6 months to 20 November 2018 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 53 53
Rank change year-on-year -12 0 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 79 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.72% 3.06% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 3.58% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 60 46
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -15.88% +10.03%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £284
90th Percentile £550 £438 £534
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.76% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -

PRINCE2 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 2,572 2,484 1,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.57% 85.36% 85.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,317 1,445 1,025
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £259
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +6.33% +11.20%
10th Percentile £10.93 £11.22 £11.35
90th Percentile £43.75 £37.52 £46.01
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -2.38%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 PRINCE2.

1 50 (63.29%) Project Management
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (36.71%) Finance
4 18 (22.78%) Banking
4 18 (22.78%) Migration
5 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (17.72%) Risk Management
6 13 (16.46%) Programme Management
7 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
8 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (12.66%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.39%) Change Management
10 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
11 8 (10.13%) PMO
12 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (8.86%) Windows
13 6 (7.59%) ITIL
13 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
13 6 (7.59%) Scrum
13 6 (7.59%) APMP
13 6 (7.59%) Change Control
14 5 (6.33%) Coaching
14 5 (6.33%) User Stories
14 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
14 5 (6.33%) Unix
15 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
15 4 (5.06%) Oracle

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 4 (5.06%) SAS
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (3.80%) SAN
1 3 (3.80%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Billing
3 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Private Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Project Manager
2 18 (22.78%) Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) IT Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Migration Manager
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Systems Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Data Centre Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL Change Manager
8 3 (3.80%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Migration Project Manager
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) PMO Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.80%) PMI
4 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.53%) e-Health
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Unix
3 3 (3.80%) Solaris
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Project Management
2 35 (44.30%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.78%) Migration
4 14 (17.72%) Risk Management
4 14 (17.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.46%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.66%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.39%) Change Management
8 8 (10.13%) Project Planning
9 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (7.59%) Change Control
10 6 (7.59%) ITIL
10 6 (7.59%) Scrum
11 5 (6.33%) Coaching
11 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
11 5 (6.33%) User Stories
12 4 (5.06%) Workshop Facilitation
13 3 (3.80%) Collaborative Working
13 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.80%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (7.59%) APMP
2 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.53%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) PMP
5 1 (1.27%) CCIE
5 1 (1.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.27%) CCNP
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CISSP
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) MCP
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.27%) SANS
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) PMO
2 4 (5.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 2 (2.53%) GDPR
4 1 (1.27%) COBIT
4 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.06%) Cisco
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Citrix
3 2 (2.53%) Lotus
4 1 (1.27%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Planview