Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 50 42
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 75 102 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.86% 3.53% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 4.05% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 68 46
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £216 £222 £295
90th Percentile £538 £446 £588
Scotland median daily rate £375 £355 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% -5.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £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 2,302 2,521 1,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.90% 87.26% 85.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,177 1,465 923
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £265
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 33
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.00% +31.44%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.43 £14.09
90th Percentile £46.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019, 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 44 (58.67%) Project Management
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Finance
4 20 (26.67%) Migration
5 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (20.00%) Banking
7 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
8 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (13.33%) ITIL
9 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (10.67%) Change Management
9 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
9 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
9 8 (10.67%) PMO
10 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
10 7 (9.33%) APMP
10 7 (9.33%) Windows
11 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (6.67%) Coaching
12 5 (6.67%) Scrum
12 5 (6.67%) Oracle
12 5 (6.67%) Unix
12 5 (6.67%) Supplier Management
13 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.33%) Change Control

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 (5.33%) SAS
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (4.00%) SAN
1 3 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 30 (40.00%) Finance
2 15 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Billing
3 1 (1.33%) Private Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (24.00%) Analyst
3 13 (17.33%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) IT Manager
4 7 (9.33%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Migration Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Migration Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Data Centre Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) PMO Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Project Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) PMI
4 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.67%) e-Health
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) LIMS
6 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) Social Media
6 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Solaris
4 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Project Management
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.67%) Migration
4 16 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) ITIL
7 8 (10.67%) Change Management
7 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.67%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.33%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.67%) Coaching
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.33%) Change Control
10 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (5.33%) User Stories
10 4 (5.33%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.33%) Workshop Facilitation
11 3 (4.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (9.33%) APMP
3 6 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.33%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.00%) Degree
6 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CISSP
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.33%) SANS
7 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) PMO
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.67%) GDPR
4 1 (1.33%) COBIT
4 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
4 2 (2.67%) Citrix
4 2 (2.67%) Lotus
5 1 (1.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.33%) LabWare
5 1 (1.33%) Planview
5 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow