Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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.

PRINCE 2
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 48 34
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 88 85 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.03% 3.94% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 4.69% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 56
Edinburgh median daily rate £360 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +11.84% -3.31%
10th Percentile £225 £285 £261
90th Percentile £439 £546 £494
Scotland median daily rate £350 £375 £353
% change year-on-year -6.67% +6.23% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £23.35

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 2450 1813 2673
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.22% 84.09% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1431 1035 1385
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 £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
% change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 50 (56.82%) Project Management
2 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (26.14%) Finance
5 18 (20.45%) PMO
6 16 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 15 (17.05%) Disclosure Scotland
8 14 (15.91%) APMP
8 14 (15.91%) Scrum
8 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.77%) ITIL
10 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (12.50%) Resource Management
12 10 (11.36%) PMI Certification
12 10 (11.36%) Risk Management
12 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (10.23%) Programme Management
14 8 (9.09%) User Stories
14 8 (9.09%) P3O
15 7 (7.95%) Change Control
15 7 (7.95%) ITSM
15 7 (7.95%) Service Management
15 7 (7.95%) PMI
15 7 (7.95%) PMP
15 7 (7.95%) QA
15 7 (7.95%) Project Planning
16 6 (6.82%) CA PPM
16 6 (6.82%) TDD
16 6 (6.82%) PRINCE

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 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.14%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) Firewall
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.14%) QlikView
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.41%) Maven
2 1 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (26.14%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) Billing
4 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Project Manager
2 28 (31.82%) Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Business Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) PMO Analyst
4 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (6.82%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
6 5 (5.68%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Operations Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Operations Project Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.41%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Security Project Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) XML
2 3 (3.41%) Drools
2 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.41%) Java EE
2 3 (3.41%) jBPM
2 3 (3.41%) Spring
2 3 (3.41%) XSLT
3 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) PMI
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.14%) FMCG
5 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Project Management
2 38 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 14 (15.91%) Scrum
6 13 (14.77%) ITIL
7 11 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 10 (11.36%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.23%) Programme Management
10 8 (9.09%) User Stories
11 7 (7.95%) Change Control
11 7 (7.95%) ITSM
11 7 (7.95%) Project Planning
11 7 (7.95%) Service Management
12 6 (6.82%) PRINCE
12 6 (6.82%) Process Management
12 6 (6.82%) Project Governance
12 6 (6.82%) Release Management
12 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.82%) Java
2 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) APMP
2 10 (11.36%) PMI Certification
2 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (10.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (7.95%) PMP
5 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Degree
6 1 (1.14%) HND
6 1 (1.14%) ISEB
6 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.45%) PMO
2 15 (17.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (9.09%) P3O
4 7 (7.95%) QA
5 1 (1.14%) COBIT
5 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.14%) MiFID
5 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) Docker
1 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle
2 2 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (1.14%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco
3 1 (1.14%) SAP
3 1 (1.14%) Tableau
3 1 (1.14%) Talend
3 1 (1.14%) TSYS
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter