The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 12 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.76% 12.44% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 17.99% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Average daily rate £506 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 139 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.69% 69.15% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 63 80
Average daily rate £370 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £528 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £29.17 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.36% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
Scotland

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Aberdeen region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
3 3 (33.33%) PMI
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) PMP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) Infor
5 1 (11.11%) APMP
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
5 1 (11.11%) EDRMS

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) LiveLink
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (11.11%) Maximo
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) EDRMS
1 1 (11.11%) EDMS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ERP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) APMP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP