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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 121 111 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.39% 4.50% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.81% 6.34% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 56 44
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£350 £372 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +3.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £460
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 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -4.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2081 1750 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.48% 70.99% 65.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 878 822
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 34 40 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £17.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.20 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 28 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 28 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 -13 52 £373 -6.87% 5
Glasgow -8 37 £325 -1.51% 7
Aberdeen +7 6 £225 -47.67%
Stirling - 5 £360 - 1
Renfrewshire -14 4 £325 -
Highlands - 2 £380 -
Perth and Kinross 0 1 £438 +9.37%
West Lothian -2 1 £425 +13.33%
South Lanarkshire - - - - 1
Dundee - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
Argyll and Bute - - - - 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 133 (57.58%) Project Management
2 68 (29.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 66 (28.57%) Finance
4 44 (19.05%) MS Project
5 43 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (13.85%) PMI Certification
7 28 (12.12%) Banking
7 28 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 25 (10.82%) PMP
8 25 (10.82%) Microsoft
9 24 (10.39%) Security Cleared
10 22 (9.52%) Oracle
10 22 (9.52%) MS Excel
11 21 (9.09%) ITIL
12 20 (8.66%) MS Office
12 20 (8.66%) Migration
13 16 (6.93%) Degree
13 16 (6.93%) Risk Management
14 15 (6.49%) Programme Management
15 14 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 13 (5.63%) Change Management
16 13 (5.63%) Business Analysis
17 12 (5.19%) SharePoint
17 12 (5.19%) SC Cleared
18 11 (4.76%) Service Delivery
18 11 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (4.33%) Supplier Management
19 10 (4.33%) Six Sigma
19 10 (4.33%) ERP
19 10 (4.33%) PMI

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.30%) IIS
3 2 (0.87%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.87%) Lync
4 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.43%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
Applications
1 44 (19.05%) MS Project
2 22 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 20 (8.66%) MS Office
4 6 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.60%) Agresso
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Maximo
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.60%) Intranet
2 5 (2.16%) WAN
2 5 (2.16%) MPLS
3 4 (1.73%) SAN
4 3 (1.30%) NAS
5 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) IPv4
6 1 (0.43%) IPv6
6 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.43%) VoIP
6 1 (0.43%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.43%) HSRP
6 1 (0.43%) BGP
6 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) TETRA
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.60%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.43%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.43%) EDMS
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (0.87%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.43%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (28.57%) Finance
2 28 (12.12%) Banking
3 9 (3.90%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.03%) Retail
5 5 (2.16%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.73%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.73%) 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%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 155 (67.10%) Project Manager
2 26 (11.26%) Analyst
3 15 (6.49%) IT Project Manager
4 14 (6.06%) Programme Manager
4 14 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (5.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 10 (4.33%) Senior Manager
6 10 (4.33%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.33%) Business Manager
6 10 (4.33%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (3.90%) Business Project Manager
7 9 (3.90%) Change Manager
7 9 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
8 8 (3.46%) Change Project Manager
9 7 (3.03%) Business Change Manager
9 7 (3.03%) Business Change Project Manager
10 6 (2.60%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.16%) Technical Manager
11 5 (2.16%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
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%) EDI
1 1 (0.43%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.43%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.33%) PMI
2 8 (3.46%) NHS
3 6 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.73%) PACS
4 4 (1.73%) e-Health
5 3 (1.30%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.30%) Derivative
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.87%) Celerra
6 2 (0.87%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.87%) Symmetrix
6 2 (0.87%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.43%) Replication
7 1 (0.43%) GIS
7 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) FMCG
7 1 (0.43%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.90%) Windows
2 3 (1.30%) Linux
2 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.87%) UNIX
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (57.58%) Project Management
2 43 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (9.09%) ITIL
4 20 (8.66%) Migration
5 16 (6.93%) Risk Management
6 15 (6.49%) Programme Management
7 14 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (5.63%) Business Analysis
8 13 (5.63%) Change Management
9 11 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (4.76%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.33%) Business Transformation
10 10 (4.33%) Supplier Management
10 10 (4.33%) Six Sigma
10 10 (4.33%) ERP
11 9 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (3.90%) Scrum
12 8 (3.46%) Asset Management
12 8 (3.46%) PRINCE
12 8 (3.46%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.16%) SQL
2 4 (1.73%) VBA
3 2 (0.87%) C
3 2 (0.87%) C#
3 2 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.43%) Perl
4 1 (0.43%) PHP
4 1 (0.43%) XQuery
4 1 (0.43%) XPath
4 1 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (29.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 32 (13.85%) PMI Certification
3 28 (12.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (10.82%) PMP
5 24 (10.39%) Security Cleared
6 16 (6.93%) Degree
7 12 (5.19%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.46%) ACCA
9 7 (3.03%) CIMA
10 5 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.87%) ISEB
11 2 (0.87%) CFA
11 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.43%) APMP
12 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.43%) CISSP
12 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) COBIT
1 1 (0.43%) QA
1 1 (0.43%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.43%) vSphere
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.30%) SCCM
2 2 (0.87%) Ionix
2 2 (0.87%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.87%) WMI
2 2 (0.87%) Legato
3 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (10.82%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.52%) Oracle
3 7 (3.03%) Business Objects
3 7 (3.03%) VMware
4 4 (1.73%) Cisco
4 4 (1.73%) Charles River
4 4 (1.73%) HP
4 4 (1.73%) EMC
4 4 (1.73%) Citrix
4 4 (1.73%) NetApp
5 3 (1.30%) Symantec
6 2 (0.87%) Veritas
6 2 (0.87%) Lotus
6 2 (0.87%) CommVault
6 2 (0.87%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Progress
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Avaya
7 1 (0.43%) Genesys
7 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
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