The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 101 106 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 23 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.41% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 2.75% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 11
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £333 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.28 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +5.64%
PRINCE2 Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
456 364 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.53% 14.92% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 155 186
Average daily rate £350 £351 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £264 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 15
Average hourly rate £16.16 £20.06 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -45.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.22 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 13 £418 - 1
Glasgow +2 10 £375 -0.06% 1
Stirling - - - -
Angus - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 51 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (39.22%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 7 (13.73%) NHS
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle
6 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 6 (11.76%) Banking
7 5 (9.80%) MS Project
8 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.84%) PMP
8 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.84%) Degree
8 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.88%) People Management
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) PACS
9 3 (5.88%) e-Health
9 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
9 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 2 (3.92%) ETL
10 2 (3.92%) MS Office
10 2 (3.92%) CRM
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.92%) ISEB
10 2 (3.92%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Project
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) MS Office
4 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) VoIP
1 1 (1.96%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 3 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (1.96%) Service Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Administrator
6 1 (1.96%) Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) CRM Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) NHS
2 3 (5.88%) PACS
2 3 (5.88%) e-Health
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (39.22%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.76%) Migration
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Programme Management
5 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) People Management
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.92%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (3.92%) Validation
7 2 (3.92%) ETL
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) Wealth Management
7 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) PMP
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) P3O
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) Progress