The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 116 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 12 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.81% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 13
Average daily rate
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£423 £475 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.97% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £457 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £18.90 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -45.61%
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
2153 1736 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.19% 70.54% 67.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1132 872 888
Average daily rate £379 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 76
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £17.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +63.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -6 3 £433 - 1
Glasgow -19 1 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - - - -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) PMP
9 2 (9.52%) PMI
9 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
9 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 2 (9.52%) ACCA
9 2 (9.52%) CIMA
9 2 (9.52%) Analytics
9 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Budget Control
9 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) Economics

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Manager
3 3 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Process Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) PMI
1 2 (9.52%) Economics
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Budget Control
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma
8 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Release Management
9 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) ACCA
3 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WMI
1 1 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Borland