The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 60 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 91 118 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.10% 3.99% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 5.01% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 63 67
Median daily rate £399 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.63%
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
2428 2355 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.70% 79.59% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1247 1111
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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 -2 64 £448 +27.85% 4
Glasgow -15 13 £369 +7.20% 2
West Lothian +2 5 £375 +17.64%
Renfrewshire - 3 £230 -
North Lanarkshire +6 1 - -
Stirling -1 1 - - 1
Fife - 1 £385 - 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 91 (51.70%) Project Management
2 78 (44.32%) Finance
3 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (28.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (28.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 44 (25.00%) Scrum
7 36 (20.45%) ITIL
8 34 (19.32%) Banking
9 22 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 19 (10.80%) Change Control
10 19 (10.80%) Service Management
10 19 (10.80%) SDLC
11 17 (9.66%) Change Management
12 16 (9.09%) MS Project
12 16 (9.09%) SaaS
12 16 (9.09%) Resource Management
13 15 (8.52%) PMP
13 15 (8.52%) PMI Certification
13 15 (8.52%) Migration
13 15 (8.52%) Programme Management
13 15 (8.52%) ServiceNow
14 14 (7.95%) Disclosure Scotland
14 14 (7.95%) CA
14 14 (7.95%) Business Analysis
15 13 (7.39%) HP
15 13 (7.39%) Remedy
16 12 (6.82%) Microsoft
17 11 (6.25%) Windows
18 10 (5.68%) MS Visio
18 10 (5.68%) Oracle

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (0.57%) CMS
2 1 (0.57%) IIS
2 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (9.09%) MS Project
2 10 (5.68%) MS Visio
3 9 (5.11%) MS Office
4 6 (3.41%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.55%) Primavera
2 2 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.57%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.09%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (2.84%) Firewall
2 4 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.70%) LAN
3 3 (1.70%) WAN
4 2 (1.14%) VoIP
4 2 (1.14%) Wireless
5 1 (0.57%) Broadband
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.57%) Network Security
5 1 (0.57%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.98%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (2.84%) GIS
3 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (5.11%) JIRA
2 4 (2.27%) Hudson
2 4 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 78 (44.32%) Finance
2 34 (19.32%) Banking
3 10 (5.68%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.55%) Retail
5 6 (3.41%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.84%) Legal
7 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Front Office
8 1 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (64.20%) Project Manager
2 19 (10.80%) Digital Project Manager
2 19 (10.80%) Infrastructure Manager
3 18 (10.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 17 (9.66%) Analyst
5 12 (6.82%) IT Manager
6 11 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.25%) Engagement Manager
7 10 (5.68%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (4.55%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Banking Project Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Migration Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Security Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Security Project Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Transformation Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Transformation Project Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Change Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (2.84%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (0.57%) HTML
2 1 (0.57%) HTML5
2 1 (0.57%) Web Services
2 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.84%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.27%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.70%) PKI
5 3 (1.70%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.25%) Windows
2 6 (3.41%) Unix
3 5 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (51.70%) Project Management
2 60 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (28.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (25.00%) Scrum
5 36 (20.45%) ITIL
6 22 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 19 (10.80%) Change Control
7 19 (10.80%) SDLC
7 19 (10.80%) Service Management
8 17 (9.66%) Change Management
9 16 (9.09%) Resource Management
10 15 (8.52%) Migration
10 15 (8.52%) Programme Management
11 14 (7.95%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.11%) Risk Management
13 8 (4.55%) Supplier Management
14 7 (3.98%) Agile Project Management
14 7 (3.98%) Identity Access Management
15 6 (3.41%) Kanban
15 6 (3.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.70%) SQL
2 2 (1.14%) Java
2 2 (1.14%) SAS Macro
3 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (28.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (8.52%) PMI Certification
2 15 (8.52%) PMP
3 9 (5.11%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.55%) Degree
5 6 (3.41%) APMP
5 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.70%) ISEB
8 2 (1.14%) CCNA
8 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.57%) ACCA
9 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.57%) CFA
9 1 (0.57%) CIMA
9 1 (0.57%) CISSP
9 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.57%) PgMP
9 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.41%) QA
3 4 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.70%) RACF
2 3 (1.70%) Squid
2 3 (1.70%) UAG
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (8.52%) ServiceNow
2 14 (7.95%) CA
3 13 (7.39%) HP
3 13 (7.39%) Remedy
4 12 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.68%) Oracle
6 8 (4.55%) Sitecore
7 7 (3.98%) Cisco
8 4 (2.27%) Avaya
8 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.27%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.70%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.14%) SAP
11 1 (0.57%) Charles River
11 1 (0.57%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.57%) Intel
11 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.57%) Teradata
11 1 (0.57%) VMware