The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 1 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.45% 6.78% 9.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 9.41% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 10
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£414 £506 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.22% +19.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £34.97
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +0.08%
PRINCE2
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 85 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 44.93% 72.03% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 57
Average daily rate £325 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £650 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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
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 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PMP
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) C
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PMP
3 3 (50.00%) APMP
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle