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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 28 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.28% 3.56% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 4.18% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 26
Median daily rate £344 £445 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.75% +28.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £550 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

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 1025 1149 1165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.47% 85.30% 82.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 628 605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 39 (68.42%) Project Management
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (38.60%) Finance
4 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (28.07%) Business Analysis
5 16 (28.07%) APMP
6 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Project
8 10 (17.54%) ITIL
9 9 (15.79%) Programme Management
9 9 (15.79%) Scrum
10 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.28%) Change Management
11 7 (12.28%) Disclosure Scotland
12 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (10.53%) QA
13 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
13 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
13 5 (8.77%) ITSM
13 5 (8.77%) Service Management
13 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
14 4 (7.02%) Process Management
14 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
14 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
14 4 (7.02%) Release Management
14 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
14 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
14 4 (7.02%) Banking

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 (1.75%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (1.75%) Moodle
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Sonata
2 1 (1.75%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) QlikView
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Local Government
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.54%) IT Manager
2 10 (17.54%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Programme Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Operations Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Project Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Service Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Business Change Project Manager
10 2 (3.51%) IT Security Manager
10 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Fintech
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Project Management
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (28.07%) Business Analysis
5 10 (17.54%) ITIL
6 9 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 9 (15.79%) Scrum
7 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Change Management
9 5 (8.77%) ITSM
9 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.77%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.77%) Service Management
10 4 (7.02%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (7.02%) Process Management
10 4 (7.02%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.02%) Release Management
10 4 (7.02%) Resource Management
10 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) Java
1 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) APMP
2 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) PMP
5 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) ISEB
6 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (3.51%) PMO
4 1 (1.75%) FATCA
4 1 (1.75%) GDPR
4 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) FNZ
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.75%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.75%) CA
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Tableau
3 1 (1.75%) Talend
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