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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 34 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 143 123 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.48% 4.46% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.64% 5.71% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 71 60
Average daily rate
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£345 £350 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £238 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.03%
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
2535 2154 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.47% 78.04% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1129 894
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 38 42
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £78.90 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +11 68 £350 -6.04% 5
Glasgow -9 25 £330 +1.53% 9
North Lanarkshire +2 17 £338 -
West Lothian +1 9 £303 -28.82%
Stirling +2 7 £325 -9.72% 1
Renfrewshire +10 6 £268 -17.69%
East Ayrshire - 3 £375 -
Highlands 0 2 - -
Fife -7 2 - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 138 (52.08%) Project Management
2 101 (38.11%) Finance
3 76 (28.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 52 (19.62%) ITIL
6 43 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (14.72%) Banking
8 37 (13.96%) MS Project
9 35 (13.21%) MS Excel
10 33 (12.45%) PMI Certification
11 29 (10.94%) Change Management
12 26 (9.81%) Business Analysis
13 25 (9.43%) PMP
14 24 (9.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 24 (9.06%) Data Centre
15 23 (8.68%) MS Office
16 22 (8.30%) SharePoint
16 22 (8.30%) Degree
17 21 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
17 21 (7.92%) MS Visio
17 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (7.17%) Programme Management
19 18 (6.79%) Windows
20 17 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
21 16 (6.04%) PMI
22 15 (5.66%) ISEB
22 15 (5.66%) PRINCE
22 15 (5.66%) Management Information System
22 15 (5.66%) Time Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (8.30%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
4 1 (0.38%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (13.96%) MS Project
2 35 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 23 (8.68%) MS Office
4 21 (7.92%) MS Visio
4 21 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.75%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.75%) Primavera
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) WAN
1 5 (1.89%) Ethernet
1 5 (1.89%) Intranet
2 4 (1.51%) Firewall
2 4 (1.51%) Broadband
2 4 (1.51%) VoIP
3 3 (1.13%) SDH
3 3 (1.13%) SAN
3 3 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.13%) DWDM
4 2 (0.75%) LAN
5 1 (0.38%) DMZ
5 1 (0.38%) VPN
5 1 (0.38%) MPLS
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.64%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.75%) SQLPlus
6 2 (0.75%) EDRMS
6 2 (0.75%) QlikView
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Axure RP
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.75%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.75%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.75%) Ant
3 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.38%) Toad
4 1 (0.38%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) Hudson
4 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 101 (38.11%) Finance
2 39 (14.72%) Banking
3 9 (3.40%) Retail
3 9 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.51%) Legal
4 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
5 3 (1.13%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.75%) Local Government
6 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (46.04%) Project Manager
2 67 (25.28%) Analyst
3 39 (14.72%) Infrastructure Manager
4 36 (13.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 27 (10.19%) Business Analyst
6 23 (8.68%) PMO Analyst
7 11 (4.15%) Project Coordinator
7 11 (4.15%) Programme Manager
7 11 (4.15%) Coordinator
8 9 (3.40%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.02%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.64%) Developer
11 6 (2.26%) Programme Analyst
11 6 (2.26%) PMO Lead
12 5 (1.89%) Technical Project Manager
12 5 (1.89%) Technical Manager
12 5 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (1.89%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.51%) .NET
1 4 (1.51%) Hibernate
1 4 (1.51%) Spring
2 3 (1.13%) Ajax
2 3 (1.13%) JSP
2 3 (1.13%) XML
2 3 (1.13%) HTML
3 2 (0.75%) HTML5
3 2 (0.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) CSS
4 1 (0.38%) ArcObjects
4 1 (0.38%) jQuery
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.38%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.06%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.04%) PMI
4 15 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.02%) NHS
6 7 (2.64%) GIS
7 6 (2.26%) Reference Data
8 4 (1.51%) e-Health
8 4 (1.51%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.51%) User Experience
9 3 (1.13%) RMADS
9 3 (1.13%) Statistics
10 2 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.75%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.38%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.79%) Windows
2 7 (2.64%) UNIX
2 7 (2.64%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.13%) Linux
3 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (52.08%) Project Management
2 52 (19.62%) ITIL
3 43 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (10.94%) Change Management
5 26 (9.81%) Business Analysis
6 19 (7.17%) Programme Management
6 19 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (5.66%) Time Management
7 15 (5.66%) PRINCE
8 14 (5.28%) Migration
8 14 (5.28%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (5.28%) Supplier Management
9 13 (4.91%) Information Security
9 13 (4.91%) Configuration Management
9 13 (4.91%) Change Control
10 11 (4.15%) Risk Management
10 11 (4.15%) Information Management
11 9 (3.40%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.40%) Scrum
11 9 (3.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.02%) SQL
2 6 (2.26%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.89%) Java
4 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.13%) C#
5 2 (0.75%) C
5 2 (0.75%) VBA
6 1 (0.38%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 76 (28.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 33 (12.45%) PMI Certification
3 25 (9.43%) PMP
4 24 (9.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 22 (8.30%) Degree
6 17 (6.42%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (5.66%) ISEB
7 15 (5.66%) Security Cleared
8 12 (4.53%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.26%) APMP
10 2 (0.75%) MBA
10 2 (0.75%) MOS
11 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 1 (0.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.28%) QA
2 2 (0.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) XenApp
2 2 (0.75%) UAG
3 1 (0.38%) Squid
3 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) WMI
1 2 (0.75%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 53 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.91%) Oracle
3 5 (1.89%) SAP
4 4 (1.51%) Cisco
4 4 (1.51%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.13%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.75%) Borland
6 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.75%) Niku
6 2 (0.75%) VMware
6 2 (0.75%) Serena
6 2 (0.75%) Planview
6 2 (0.75%) HP
6 2 (0.75%) Avaya
7 1 (0.38%) CA
7 1 (0.38%) IBM
7 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.38%) Cadence
7 1 (0.38%) ESRI
7 1 (0.38%) McAfee
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