The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification 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 Qualifications for the Glasgow 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 54 64 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 11 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.60% 1.56% 3.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 10.22% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 11
Average daily rate £328 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.96% -8.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £312 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £29.49
% change year-on-year
-23.61% +22.08%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 137 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.01% 15.22% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 86 47
Average daily rate £325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £17.86 £10.42 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.48% +9.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) MS Project
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) SCCM
6 1 (6.67%) Northgate
6 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.67%) ResourceLink
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (6.67%) IPv4
6 1 (6.67%) IPv6
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) NHS
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) HSRP
2 1 (6.67%) IPv4
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix
1 1 (6.67%) Northgate