The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Scotland 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 122 93 96
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 12 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.69% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.97% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-61.25% +1.91%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2073 1746 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.46% 70.80% 65.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 870 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Stirling -8 3 - -
Edinburgh -18 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Glasgow -11 1 - - 1
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (15.00%) PMP
8 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (15.00%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (15.00%) Budget Control
8 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) ACCA
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Economics
9 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (10.00%) CIMA
9 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) HP
10 1 (5.00%) PMI
10 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
10 1 (5.00%) IIS

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) StarTeam
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Process Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Economics
2 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.00%) Fund Accounting
5 3 (15.00%) Budget Control
5 3 (15.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (15.00%) PMP
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (10.00%) ACCA
3 2 (10.00%) CIMA
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WMI
1 1 (5.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Borland
1 1 (5.00%) Planview