Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Programme Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Delivery over the 6 months to 24 September 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.

Programme Delivery
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 110 24
Rank change year-on-year -12 -86 +17
Contract jobs citing Programme Delivery 20 19 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.72% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.85% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £521 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.66% +9.74% +18.75%
10th Percentile £242 £407 £420
90th Percentile £456 £640 £670
Scotland median daily rate £388 £504 £450
% change year-on-year -23.08% +11.94% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Programme Delivery 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 2,597 2,248 2,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.06% 84.64% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,386 1,317 1,168
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +1.59% +5.00%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £266
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +26.46% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.22 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +60.47%

Programme Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Delivery in Edinburgh

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Delivery in Edinburgh

Programme Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Delivery in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Delivery in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Delivery 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 Programme Delivery.

1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (35.00%) Law
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) PMO
6 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Banking
6 3 (15.00%) PKI
6 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) QA
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
7 2 (10.00%) ITSM
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) J2EE
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project

Programme Delivery
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 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Law
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cryptography Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) PMO Lead
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Commercial Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Production Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) LDAP
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Project Management
1 5 (25.00%) Service Management
1 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.00%) Data Development
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Microservices
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PMO
2 3 (15.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) IFRS
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Thales
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP