Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Programme Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Programme Management over the 6 months to 18 January 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 Management (Program Management)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 76 92
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Programme Management 53 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.83% 1.51% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.81% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 28
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.48% -15.28% -
10th Percentile £263 £229 £221
90th Percentile £538 £675 £626
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £52.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.91% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £33.71
% change year-on-year -7.89% +12.73% -

Programme Management 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 2,496 1,492 2,526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.25% 83.63% 83.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,456 909 1,309
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £268 £262
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.51% +21.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £21.25 £23.35
% change year-on-year +2.35% -8.99% +3.78%

Programme Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Programme Management in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Programme Management in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Programme Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Programme Management in Edinburgh

Programme Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Programme Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Programme Management 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 Programme Management.

1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (35.85%) Project Management
3 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
4 11 (20.75%) Banking
5 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
6 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (16.98%) SAP
6 9 (16.98%) PMO
7 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.09%) Electronics
7 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
7 8 (15.09%) Marketing
7 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (13.21%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
9 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (11.32%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) CMS
9 6 (11.32%) QA
9 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 5 (9.43%) Google
10 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
10 5 (9.43%) JSON
10 5 (9.43%) Symfony

Programme Management
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 6 (11.32%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) Drupal
2 5 (9.43%) nginx
3 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Lucidchart
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) QlikView
3 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 8 (15.09%) Electronics
3 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
3 8 (15.09%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Publishing
5 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.75%) Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Programme Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.43%) HTML Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Symfony Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
1 6 (11.32%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) CSS3
2 5 (9.43%) Google Maps API
2 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 5 (9.43%) HTML5
2 5 (9.43%) JSON
2 5 (9.43%) Open Graph
2 5 (9.43%) Sass
2 5 (9.43%) Symfony
2 5 (9.43%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Blog
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Project Management
1 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Programme Governance
7 5 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (9.43%) Web Design
8 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Coaching
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL
9 3 (5.66%) ITSM
9 3 (5.66%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (5.66%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (9.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) BC Cleared
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) APMP
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PMO
2 7 (13.21%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (11.32%) QA
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) SAP
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Facebook
3 5 (9.43%) Google
3 5 (9.43%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) Talend