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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE
Rank 104 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 19 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 5
Average daily rate
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£349 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £389
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +55.17%
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
2147 1770 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.59% 71.75% 69.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 895 749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.93 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.43% -52.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
Glasgow - 4 £325 -
Edinburgh -5 2 £425 +28.78% 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Dundee - - - -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 22 (70.97%) Project Management
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 18 (58.06%) Project Planning
3 17 (54.84%) PMI Certification
4 16 (51.61%) Change Management
4 16 (51.61%) PMP
4 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
5 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
5 13 (41.94%) Economics
6 12 (38.71%) Finance
7 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
8 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
9 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.68%) Windows
10 3 (9.68%) HP
10 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (6.45%) Migration
12 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
12 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
12 1 (3.23%) Borland
12 1 (3.23%) PMI
12 1 (3.23%) VBA
12 1 (3.23%) MS Project
12 1 (3.23%) MS Office

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planner
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (41.94%) Economics
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Project Management
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
2 18 (58.06%) Project Planning
3 16 (51.61%) Change Management
4 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.23%) CRM
9 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
9 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.23%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (3.23%) Time Management
9 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) PMI Certification
2 16 (51.61%) PMP
3 13 (41.94%) SC Cleared
3 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WMI
1 1 (3.23%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Borland
2 1 (3.23%) Serena
2 1 (3.23%) Cognos
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft