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 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 60 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 97 122 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.26% 4.02% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 5.08% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 65 60
Median daily rate £399 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £200 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £29.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -17.14%
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
2462 2402 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.84% 79.12% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1309 1098
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 65 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 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 2 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 +1 68 £450 +28.57% 9
Glasgow -19 13 £362 +3.42% 6
West Lothian +9 8 £350 +9.80%
Renfrewshire -33 3 £175 -7.28%
Stirling +5 1 - -
Fife +5 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 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 98 (50.00%) Project Management
2 84 (42.86%) Finance
3 72 (36.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 68 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (26.53%) Scrum
7 39 (19.90%) Banking
8 38 (19.39%) ITIL
9 24 (12.24%) Waterfall
10 21 (10.71%) Change Control
10 21 (10.71%) SDLC
11 20 (10.20%) Change Management
11 20 (10.20%) Management Information System
12 18 (9.18%) Migration
12 18 (9.18%) Service Management
12 18 (9.18%) MS Project
12 18 (9.18%) SaaS
13 17 (8.67%) ServiceNow
13 17 (8.67%) HP
14 16 (8.16%) CA
14 16 (8.16%) Resource Management
15 15 (7.65%) Remedy
15 15 (7.65%) PMP
15 15 (7.65%) PMI Certification
16 14 (7.14%) Security Cleared
17 13 (6.63%) Microsoft
17 13 (6.63%) Programme Management
18 12 (6.12%) Windows
18 12 (6.12%) Telecoms
18 12 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland

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 (2.04%) SAS
2 2 (1.02%) IIS
3 1 (0.51%) CMS
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (9.18%) MS Project
2 10 (5.10%) MS Office
2 10 (5.10%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Primavera
2 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.18%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (2.55%) Ethernet
1 5 (2.55%) Firewall
1 5 (2.55%) LAN
1 5 (2.55%) WAN
2 3 (1.53%) Wireless
3 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.02%) VoIP
3 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.51%) ADSL
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.51%) LLU
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) PSTN
4 1 (0.51%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.55%) GIS
1 5 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.02%) Pentaho
2 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (4.59%) JIRA
2 4 (2.04%) Hudson
2 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.02%) PowerDesigner
General
1 84 (42.86%) Finance
2 39 (19.90%) Banking
3 12 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.06%) Retail
5 5 (2.55%) Legal
6 4 (2.04%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Law
8 2 (1.02%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (67.86%) Project Manager
2 26 (13.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 25 (12.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 22 (11.22%) Digital Project Manager
5 16 (8.16%) Analyst
6 12 (6.12%) Engagement Manager
7 11 (5.61%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.10%) IT Manager
9 9 (4.59%) IT Project Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Migration Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Transformation Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Transformation Project Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Change Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Security Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Security Project Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Business Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Data Centre Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Senior Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) .NET
2 1 (0.51%) HTML
2 1 (0.51%) HTML5
2 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.55%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.53%) PKI
6 3 (1.53%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Derivative
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.12%) Windows
2 6 (3.06%) Unix
3 5 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.53%) Solaris
5 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.00%) Project Management
2 68 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (26.53%) Scrum
5 38 (19.39%) ITIL
6 24 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 21 (10.71%) Change Control
7 21 (10.71%) SDLC
8 20 (10.20%) Change Management
9 18 (9.18%) Migration
9 18 (9.18%) Service Management
10 16 (8.16%) Resource Management
11 13 (6.63%) Programme Management
12 11 (5.61%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.61%) Risk Management
13 10 (5.10%) Agile Project Management
14 8 (4.08%) Project Planning
14 8 (4.08%) Time Management
15 7 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
15 7 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.02%) Java
2 2 (1.02%) SAS Macro
3 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (36.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (7.65%) PMI Certification
2 15 (7.65%) PMP
3 14 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.61%) Degree
5 5 (2.55%) APMP
5 5 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.53%) ISEB
7 3 (1.53%) PgMP
8 2 (1.02%) CCNA
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.51%) BICSI Certification
9 1 (0.51%) BICSI RCDD
9 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.51%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.51%) CRISC
9 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.55%) QA
3 3 (1.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.53%) RACF
2 3 (1.53%) Squid
2 3 (1.53%) UAG
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (8.67%) HP
1 17 (8.67%) ServiceNow
2 16 (8.16%) CA
3 15 (7.65%) Remedy
4 13 (6.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.10%) Oracle
6 8 (4.08%) Cisco
6 8 (4.08%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.04%) Avaya
7 4 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.53%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.02%) IBM
9 2 (1.02%) SAP
9 2 (1.02%) Sybase
9 2 (1.02%) VMware
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix
10 1 (0.51%) Intel
10 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.51%) Teradata
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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