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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 102 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 25 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.90% 1.38% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 9.07% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £297 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £530 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.03 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -8.06%
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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
559 375 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.11% 15.18% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 191 156
Average daily rate £347 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 36
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 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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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 -13 10 £350 -12.50% 2
Glasgow -6 9 £325 +14.03% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
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PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (42.86%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.41%) Finance
5 7 (14.29%) Banking
5 7 (14.29%) MS Project
6 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle
7 5 (10.20%) NHS
7 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
9 3 (6.12%) PACS
9 3 (6.12%) e-Health
9 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.12%) Business Objects
9 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
9 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) People Management
10 2 (4.08%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
10 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
10 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.08%) SCCM
10 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.08%) Test Automation

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Project
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) MS Office
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
1 1 (2.04%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (67.35%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (8.16%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
4 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) PMO Lead
5 2 (4.08%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Validation Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) NHS
2 3 (6.12%) PACS
2 3 (6.12%) e-Health
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (42.86%) Project Management
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) People Management
5 2 (4.08%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Project Governance
5 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (4.08%) Validation
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) Logistics
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Business Objects
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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