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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 95 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 36 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.41% 0.90% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.55% 4.98% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 12
Average daily rate £353 £418 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £343 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £463 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
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
477 482 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.67% 18.17% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 176
Average daily rate £343 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 16
Average hourly rate £20.75 £18.50 £17.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.14 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £40.00 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 25 £385 -9.41%
Glasgow +13 9 £350 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £250 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £275 -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 76 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 28 (36.84%) Finance
3 22 (28.95%) Banking
4 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.63%) Project Management
5 17 (22.37%) Scrum
6 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
8 9 (11.84%) Time Management
9 7 (9.21%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
10 6 (7.89%) LAN
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 5 (6.58%) WAN
11 5 (6.58%) Cisco
11 5 (6.58%) Migration
11 5 (6.58%) Wireless
11 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.58%) Degree
11 5 (6.58%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.26%) Firewall
12 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.95%) CCIE
13 3 (3.95%) CCNP
13 3 (3.95%) CCNA
13 3 (3.95%) WLAN
13 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
13 3 (3.95%) Change Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) LAN
2 5 (6.58%) WAN
2 5 (6.58%) Wireless
3 4 (5.26%) Firewall
3 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.95%) Network Security
4 3 (3.95%) WLAN
5 2 (2.63%) VoIP
6 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
General
1 28 (36.84%) Finance
2 22 (28.95%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (85.53%) Project Manager
2 20 (26.32%) Infrastructure Manager
2 20 (26.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Digital Project Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Digital Transformation
4 5 (6.58%) Digital Transformation Manager
4 5 (6.58%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Transformation Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Transformation Project Manager
5 4 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (2.63%) ERP Manager
7 2 (2.63%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (2.63%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) FMCG
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 21 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) Project Management
3 17 (22.37%) Scrum
4 16 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.84%) Time Management
6 6 (7.89%) ITIL
7 5 (6.58%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (6.58%) Migration
7 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.95%) Change Management
8 3 (3.95%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.95%) Project Governance
8 3 (3.95%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.63%) ERP
9 2 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.63%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.32%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 1 (1.32%) Change Control
10 1 (1.32%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.95%) CCIE
4 3 (3.95%) CCNA
4 3 (3.95%) CCNP
4 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.32%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) Cisco
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) TSYS
3 1 (1.32%) VMware