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 May 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 118 111 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 25 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.93% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 5.52% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 24
Median daily rate £450 £375 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £297 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £41.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-45.78% +50.90%
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
734 489 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.23% 16.84% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 241 237
Median daily rate £332 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 32
Median hourly rate £38.25 £30.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.13% +67.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.68 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £68.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 20 £475 +35.71% 1
West Lothian +6 3 £400 -
Glasgow 0 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 50 (96.15%) PRINCE2
2 22 (42.31%) Scrum
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (34.62%) Finance
5 13 (25.00%) Project Management
6 11 (21.15%) Banking
7 7 (13.46%) MS Project
8 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 6 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (11.54%) Sitecore
8 6 (11.54%) JIRA
9 5 (9.62%) GIS
9 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
9 5 (9.62%) MS Office
9 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.69%) ITIL
10 4 (7.69%) Cisco
10 4 (7.69%) Time Management
10 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (5.77%) Project Governance
11 3 (5.77%) Legal
12 2 (3.85%) Migration
12 2 (3.85%) Firewall
12 2 (3.85%) Wireless
12 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 2 (3.85%) Retail

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Project
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
1 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 2 (3.85%) LAN
1 2 (3.85%) VoIP
1 2 (3.85%) WAN
1 2 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) GIS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Project Manager
2 17 (32.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) GIS Manager
4 5 (9.62%) GIS Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (5.77%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Transformation Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) VoIP Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Service Security Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) PRINCE2
2 22 (42.31%) Scrum
3 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (25.00%) Project Management
5 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Project Governance
8 2 (3.85%) Migration
8 2 (3.85%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.92%) Change Management
9 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.92%) CRM
9 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.92%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Squid
1 1 (1.92%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Sitecore
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds