The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 117 115 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 1.30% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate £368 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.52% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £332 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £428
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £100.00 -
% change year-on-year
-62.25% -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
489 385 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.45% 16.43% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 223 176
Average daily rate £327 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.89 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -24 4 £334 -21.52%
Glasgow +9 2 £368 -3.16%
Aberdeen - 2 £700 -
Highlands - - - -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (58.82%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) PMI
5 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) MS Project
6 2 (11.76%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) PMP
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (5.88%) AppSense
7 1 (5.88%) CESG
7 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (5.88%) Advertising
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (58.82%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.76%) PMP
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) AppSense
1 1 (5.88%) Infor
1 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix