The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 118 108 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.36% 4.37% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 6.13% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 44
Average daily rate
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£350 £370 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +16.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2049 1762 1735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.69% 71.25% 65.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 888 821
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
PRINCE2
UK

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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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 -16 50 £375 -6.25% 6
Glasgow -2 36 £325 -1.51% 7
Aberdeen +5 6 £225 -40.00%
Stirling - 6 £360 - 1
Renfrewshire -12 4 £325 -
Highlands - 2 £380 -
Perth and Kinross 0 1 £438 +9.37%
West Lothian -1 1 £425 +13.33%
Dundee - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 132 (57.39%) Project Management
2 67 (29.13%) Finance
3 66 (28.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 44 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (18.70%) MS Project
6 32 (13.91%) PMI Certification
7 30 (13.04%) Banking
8 28 (12.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 25 (10.87%) PMP
9 25 (10.87%) Microsoft
10 24 (10.43%) MS Excel
10 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
11 22 (9.57%) Oracle
12 21 (9.13%) ITIL
12 21 (9.13%) MS Office
12 21 (9.13%) Migration
13 16 (6.96%) Degree
13 16 (6.96%) Risk Management
14 14 (6.09%) Programme Management
14 14 (6.09%) Business Analysis
14 14 (6.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (5.65%) Change Management
16 12 (5.22%) SharePoint
16 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
17 11 (4.78%) Six Sigma
17 11 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (4.35%) Supplier Management
18 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
18 10 (4.35%) ERP
18 10 (4.35%) PMI

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.30%) IIS
3 2 (0.87%) Lync
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.43%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (18.70%) MS Project
2 24 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 21 (9.13%) MS Office
4 6 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.61%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.61%) Agresso
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) Intranet
2 5 (2.17%) MPLS
2 5 (2.17%) WAN
3 4 (1.74%) SAN
4 3 (1.30%) NAS
5 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) BGP
6 1 (0.43%) IPv4
6 1 (0.43%) IPv6
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) TETRA
6 1 (0.43%) HSRP
6 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.61%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.43%) EDMS
3 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.43%) StarTeam
General
1 67 (29.13%) Finance
2 30 (13.04%) Banking
3 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.04%) Retail
5 5 (2.17%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.74%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.74%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.30%) Front Office
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 152 (66.09%) Project Manager
2 29 (12.61%) Analyst
3 15 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
4 14 (6.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (6.09%) Programme Manager
5 12 (5.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 12 (5.22%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.78%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (4.35%) Business Manager
7 10 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.91%) Business Project Manager
8 9 (3.91%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (3.91%) Change Manager
9 8 (3.48%) Change Project Manager
10 7 (3.04%) Business Change Project Manager
10 7 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.04%) Business Change Manager
11 6 (2.61%) Implementation Manager
12 5 (2.17%) ERP Project Manager
12 5 (2.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) EDI
1 1 (0.43%) HTML
1 1 (0.43%) Classic ASP
1 1 (0.43%) CSS
1 1 (0.43%) XML
1 1 (0.43%) XSL
1 1 (0.43%) XSLT
1 1 (0.43%) Velocity
1 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.35%) PMI
2 8 (3.48%) NHS
3 6 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.74%) PACS
4 4 (1.74%) e-Health
5 3 (1.30%) Derivative
5 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.30%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.87%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.87%) Symmetrix
6 2 (0.87%) Celerra
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.43%) GIS
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) CCTV
7 1 (0.43%) Replication
7 1 (0.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.91%) Windows
2 3 (1.30%) Linux
2 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.87%) UNIX
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (57.39%) Project Management
2 44 (19.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (9.13%) ITIL
3 21 (9.13%) Migration
4 16 (6.96%) Risk Management
5 14 (6.09%) Programme Management
5 14 (6.09%) Business Analysis
5 14 (6.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 13 (5.65%) Change Management
7 11 (4.78%) Six Sigma
7 11 (4.78%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 10 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.35%) ERP
8 10 (4.35%) Business Transformation
9 9 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (3.91%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.91%) Scrum
10 8 (3.48%) Resource Management
10 8 (3.48%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.17%) SQL
2 4 (1.74%) VBA
3 2 (0.87%) C
3 2 (0.87%) C#
3 2 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.43%) XQuery
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.43%) Perl
4 1 (0.43%) PHP
4 1 (0.43%) VB
4 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 66 (28.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 32 (13.91%) PMI Certification
3 28 (12.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (10.87%) PMP
5 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
6 16 (6.96%) Degree
7 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
8 9 (3.91%) ACCA
9 8 (3.48%) CIMA
10 5 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.87%) CFA
11 2 (0.87%) ISEB
12 1 (0.43%) CISSP
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
1 1 (0.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) SCCM
1 3 (1.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.87%) Ionix
2 2 (0.87%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.87%) WMI
2 2 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.87%) Legato
3 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.57%) Oracle
3 7 (3.04%) Business Objects
3 7 (3.04%) VMware
4 4 (1.74%) Citrix
4 4 (1.74%) HP
4 4 (1.74%) EMC
4 4 (1.74%) Cisco
4 4 (1.74%) Charles River
4 4 (1.74%) NetApp
5 3 (1.30%) Symantec
6 2 (0.87%) JBoss
6 2 (0.87%) Veritas
6 2 (0.87%) Lotus
6 2 (0.87%) CommVault
7 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.43%) Borland
7 1 (0.43%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.43%) McAfee
7 1 (0.43%) Calypso
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