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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 40 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 98 144 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.25% 4.47% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 5.46% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 64
Median daily rate £385 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £23.35 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +6.79%
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
1906 2635 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.62% 81.83% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1371 1121
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 61 27
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £54.60 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 -14 50 £406 +6.55% 11
Glasgow +13 24 £338 +15.38% 1
Inverclyde - 5 £400 -
Fife +7 4 £401 -
West Lothian +2 3 £323 +6.61%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £350 -
Stirling -2 1 £475 +46.15% 1
North Lanarkshire -2 1 £320 -13.51%
Highlands -2 1 £625 -
Renfrewshire -16 1 £425 +58.87%
Aberdeen - 1 £330 -
Dundee - 1 £400 -
North Ayrshire - 1 £425 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £275 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 106 (55.79%) Project Management
2 71 (37.37%) Finance
3 66 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (22.63%) Scrum
5 43 (22.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (18.95%) Banking
7 28 (14.74%) ITIL
8 25 (13.16%) Change Management
9 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
10 23 (12.11%) PMP
10 23 (12.11%) MS Project
10 23 (12.11%) Business Analysis
11 22 (11.58%) Disclosure Scotland
12 18 (9.47%) Retail
13 16 (8.42%) MS Office
13 16 (8.42%) Programme Management
14 15 (7.89%) MS Excel
14 15 (7.89%) Waterfall
14 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (7.37%) Risk Management
15 14 (7.37%) Degree
16 12 (6.32%) JIRA
16 12 (6.32%) Retail Banking
16 12 (6.32%) Service Management
16 12 (6.32%) Windows
17 11 (5.79%) MS Visio
17 11 (5.79%) PMI Certification
17 11 (5.79%) Migration
17 11 (5.79%) Resource Management

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 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.05%) CMS
2 2 (1.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.05%) SAS
3 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (12.11%) MS Project
2 16 (8.42%) MS Office
3 15 (7.89%) MS Excel
4 11 (5.79%) MS Visio
5 10 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.58%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.53%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Primavera
2 3 (1.58%) Sonata
3 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) SaaS
2 2 (1.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.63%) Firewall
2 4 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.05%) LAN
3 2 (1.05%) WAN
4 1 (0.53%) Broadband
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Softphone
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
4 1 (0.53%) VPN
4 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.68%) Spatial Data
2 5 (2.63%) GIS
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (6.32%) JIRA
2 7 (3.68%) Hudson
2 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
General
1 71 (37.37%) Finance
2 36 (18.95%) Banking
3 18 (9.47%) Retail
4 12 (6.32%) Retail Banking
5 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.63%) Law
6 5 (2.63%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.58%) Publishing
8 2 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.05%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Front Office
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (59.47%) Project Manager
2 25 (13.16%) Analyst
3 18 (9.47%) IT Manager
4 16 (8.42%) Digital Project Manager
5 14 (7.37%) Business Analyst
6 13 (6.84%) IT Project Manager
7 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (6.32%) Programme Manager
8 11 (5.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (4.74%) Senior Manager
9 9 (4.74%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (4.21%) Banking Project Manager
11 7 (3.68%) Coordinator
11 7 (3.68%) PMO Analyst
11 7 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 7 (3.68%) Project Coordinator
11 7 (3.68%) Scrum Master
12 5 (2.63%) Change Manager
12 5 (2.63%) Security Project Manager
12 5 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.58%) XML
2 1 (0.53%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) Flash
2 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.11%) EPoS
6 3 (1.58%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.58%) PKI
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.53%) e-Health
7 1 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) PMI
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.32%) Windows
2 6 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.58%) Unix
4 2 (1.05%) Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Solaris
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (55.79%) Project Management
2 66 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (22.63%) Scrum
5 28 (14.74%) ITIL
6 25 (13.16%) Change Management
7 23 (12.11%) Business Analysis
8 16 (8.42%) Programme Management
9 15 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 14 (7.37%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.32%) Service Management
12 11 (5.79%) Migration
12 11 (5.79%) Resource Management
12 11 (5.79%) Supplier Management
13 9 (4.74%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (4.74%) Kanban
13 9 (4.74%) PRINCE
14 8 (4.21%) BDD
14 8 (4.21%) SDLC
14 8 (4.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.16%) Java
2 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.11%) SQL
3 2 (1.05%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 43 (22.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 23 (12.11%) PMP
3 14 (7.37%) Degree
4 11 (5.79%) PMI Certification
5 9 (4.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (3.68%) APMP
6 7 (3.68%) ISEB
6 7 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.58%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) ACCA
9 1 (0.53%) CBAP
9 1 (0.53%) CCNA
9 1 (0.53%) CFA
9 1 (0.53%) CIMA
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.53%) HND
9 1 (0.53%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.68%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) COBIT
3 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.58%) Squid
2 3 (1.58%) UAG
3 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (2.11%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.05%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (12.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.26%) Oracle
3 8 (4.21%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.63%) Avaya
4 5 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (2.11%) Cisco
5 4 (2.11%) Remedy
5 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.58%) FNZ
6 3 (1.58%) IBM
6 3 (1.58%) Intel Security
6 3 (1.58%) Niku
6 3 (1.58%) Planview
7 2 (1.05%) CA
7 2 (1.05%) HP
7 2 (1.05%) SAP
7 2 (1.05%) Twitter
8 1 (0.53%) Informatica
8 1 (0.53%) Lotus
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