The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 118 128 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 7 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Median daily rate £325 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 - £15.75
PRINCE
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1895 2666 2231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.79% 81.68% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 1393 1147
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 62 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +16.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 6 £325 -8.45% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £275 -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 4 (28.57%) PMP
5 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 2 (14.29%) BPR
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Avaya
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) MS Project
7 1 (7.14%) MS Office
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall
7 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.14%) Squid
7 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
1 10 (71.43%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) BPR
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
6 1 (7.14%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PMP
2 3 (21.43%) PMI Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Squid
1 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Avaya
1 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds