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 29 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 97 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 28 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 1.20% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.25% 7.63% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 15
Average daily rate
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£340 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £330 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £575 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.50%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

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
533 393 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.33% 15.68% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 195 155
Average daily rate £347 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £224 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 25 40
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 29 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 29 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 -4 14 £370 -7.50% 1
Glasgow -9 8 £325 +14.03% 4
Stirling - 2 - -
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PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 54 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (42.59%) Project Management
3 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.37%) Finance
5 7 (12.96%) MS Project
5 7 (12.96%) Banking
6 6 (11.11%) NHS
6 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle
7 5 (9.26%) Degree
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.56%) PACS
9 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
9 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
9 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.56%) PMP
9 3 (5.56%) People Management
9 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.56%) e-Health
10 2 (3.70%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.70%) SCCM
10 2 (3.70%) Manual Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
10 2 (3.70%) Black-Box Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Project
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) VoIP
1 1 (1.85%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (9.26%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) PMO Lead
7 2 (3.70%) Validation Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Project Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Junior Project Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) NHS
2 3 (5.56%) PACS
2 3 (5.56%) e-Health
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 23 (42.59%) Project Management
3 16 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (5.56%) People Management
4 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Matrix Management
5 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.70%) Manual Testing
5 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
5 2 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (3.70%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (3.70%) Project Governance
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL
5 2 (3.70%) Validation
5 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.85%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.56%) PMP
4 2 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Progress
3 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) Twitter
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