The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 45 47 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 97 84 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.47% 3.34% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 4.85% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 62
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £258 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +37.79%
PRINCE2
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2068 1732 1581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.94% 68.84% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 876 814
Average daily rate £380 £370 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 60 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.45 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.80 £42.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PRINCE2
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 -7 49 £410 +15.49% 6
Glasgow +6 27 £349 -8.22% 8
Aberdeen +10 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 £350 -
West Lothian +12 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Angus - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 114 (52.05%) Project Management
2 64 (29.22%) Finance
3 52 (23.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 45 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (15.53%) PMI Certification
6 30 (13.70%) MS Project
7 29 (13.24%) PMP
8 28 (12.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 27 (12.33%) Oracle
9 27 (12.33%) Migration
10 26 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (11.42%) ITIL
12 24 (10.96%) Banking
13 22 (10.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 21 (9.59%) Security Cleared
15 20 (9.13%) Change Management
15 20 (9.13%) Microsoft
16 17 (7.76%) SC Cleared
17 16 (7.31%) MS Excel
18 15 (6.85%) SharePoint
19 13 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (5.94%) MS Visio
19 13 (5.94%) MS Office
19 13 (5.94%) Business Objects
20 12 (5.48%) ERP
20 12 (5.48%) Programme Management
20 12 (5.48%) Business Analysis
21 11 (5.02%) SQL
22 10 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
23 9 (4.11%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.28%) Lync
3 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (13.70%) MS Project
2 16 (7.31%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.94%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.94%) MS Office
4 6 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Agresso
1 7 (3.20%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.46%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.37%) Network Security
2 2 (0.91%) VoIP
3 1 (0.46%) PPP
3 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.46%) SAN
3 1 (0.46%) Intranet
3 1 (0.46%) Wireless
3 1 (0.46%) TETRA
3 1 (0.46%) NAS
3 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.91%) QlikView
3 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.46%) StarTeam
General
1 64 (29.22%) Finance
2 24 (10.96%) Banking
3 6 (2.74%) Retail
4 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.28%) Legal
5 3 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.37%) Advertising
5 3 (1.37%) Front Office
5 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (63.47%) Project Manager
2 21 (9.59%) Analyst
3 16 (7.31%) Programme Manager
4 15 (6.85%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (5.48%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 9 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (2.74%) Coordinator
7 6 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (2.74%) ERP Project Manager
7 6 (2.74%) ERP Manager
8 5 (2.28%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (2.28%) PMO Manager
8 5 (2.28%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.28%) Change Manager
8 5 (2.28%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (1.83%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (1.83%) Senior Manager
9 4 (1.83%) Project Analyst
9 4 (1.83%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.37%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.11%) PMI
2 8 (3.65%) NHS
2 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.28%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.37%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.37%) IVR
4 3 (1.37%) PACS
4 3 (1.37%) e-Health
4 3 (1.37%) Derivative
4 3 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.91%) User Experience
5 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.91%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.46%) LIMS
6 1 (0.46%) EPoS
6 1 (0.46%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.46%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.46%) Economics
6 1 (0.46%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.20%) Windows
2 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.91%) UNIX
3 2 (0.91%) Linux
3 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (52.05%) Project Management
2 45 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (12.33%) Migration
4 26 (11.87%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (11.42%) ITIL
6 22 (10.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 20 (9.13%) Change Management
8 13 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.48%) ERP
9 12 (5.48%) Business Analysis
9 12 (5.48%) Programme Management
10 9 (4.11%) PRINCE
11 8 (3.65%) Scrum
11 8 (3.65%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.20%) Service Management
12 7 (3.20%) Asset Management
12 7 (3.20%) Project Planning
12 7 (3.20%) Data Migration
13 6 (2.74%) Resource Management
13 6 (2.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.02%) SQL
2 2 (0.91%) VBA
2 2 (0.91%) C
3 1 (0.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (23.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 34 (15.53%) PMI Certification
3 29 (13.24%) PMP
4 28 (12.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (9.59%) Security Cleared
6 17 (7.76%) SC Cleared
7 8 (3.65%) Degree
8 7 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.20%) ISEB
9 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.46%) CISSP
10 1 (0.46%) ACCA
10 1 (0.46%) CIMA
10 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) SLA
1 1 (0.46%) P3O
1 1 (0.46%) EMIR
1 1 (0.46%) AIFMD
1 1 (0.46%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) WMI
1 2 (0.91%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.46%) Legato
2 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) Ionix
Vendors
1 27 (12.33%) Oracle
2 20 (9.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.94%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.28%) HP
5 4 (1.83%) Citrix
5 4 (1.83%) Genesys
5 4 (1.83%) Cisco
5 4 (1.83%) VMware
6 3 (1.37%) Charles River
7 2 (0.91%) NetApp
7 2 (0.91%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Progress
8 1 (0.46%) Avaya
8 1 (0.46%) EMC
8 1 (0.46%) Veritas
8 1 (0.46%) Borland
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) Symantec
8 1 (0.46%) CommVault
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