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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 48 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 95 137 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.79% 4.28% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 5.25% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 69
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.07 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.76% +10.00%
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
2084 2610 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.09% 81.51% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1316 1164
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 37
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -10 51 £425 +13.33% 5
Glasgow +4 23 £375 +13.63% 3
Fife +9 4 £401 - 1
West Lothian +2 4 £336 +11.15%
Inverclyde - 2 £393 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £350 -
Highlands +9 1 £625 -
North Lanarkshire -1 1 £320 -5.18%
Renfrewshire -22 1 £284 +6.16%
Dundee - 1 £400 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £275 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 101 (52.60%) Project Management
2 73 (38.02%) Finance
3 71 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (23.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (23.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 45 (23.44%) Scrum
6 34 (17.71%) Banking
7 31 (16.15%) ITIL
8 26 (13.54%) Change Management
9 24 (12.50%) PMP
9 24 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 23 (11.98%) Disclosure Scotland
11 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
12 18 (9.38%) MS Project
13 16 (8.33%) Programme Management
13 16 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 15 (7.81%) Risk Management
15 14 (7.29%) Service Management
15 14 (7.29%) Retail
16 13 (6.77%) Retail Banking
16 13 (6.77%) Resource Management
16 13 (6.77%) MS Office
16 13 (6.77%) Data Centre
17 12 (6.25%) Migration
17 12 (6.25%) Windows
17 12 (6.25%) PMI Certification
17 12 (6.25%) Degree
17 12 (6.25%) JIRA
18 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (5.21%) SDLC

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 (2.08%) SAS
1 4 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.04%) CMS
2 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Project
2 13 (6.77%) MS Office
3 10 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.69%) MS Excel
5 7 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Primavera
2 3 (1.56%) Sonata
3 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.52%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.04%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) Firewall
2 4 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (2.08%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.04%) LAN
3 2 (1.04%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) Broadband
4 1 (0.52%) Intranet
4 1 (0.52%) Softphone
4 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.52%) VoIP
4 1 (0.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.17%) Spatial Data
2 4 (2.08%) GIS
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (6.25%) JIRA
2 6 (3.13%) Hudson
2 6 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 34 (17.71%) Banking
3 14 (7.29%) Retail
4 13 (6.77%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.60%) Law
6 5 (2.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.04%) Marketing
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) Front Office
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (61.46%) Project Manager
2 24 (12.50%) Analyst
3 20 (10.42%) Digital Project Manager
4 19 (9.90%) IT Manager
5 14 (7.29%) Business Analyst
5 14 (7.29%) IT Project Manager
6 13 (6.77%) Infrastructure Manager
7 12 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 12 (6.25%) Programme Manager
8 10 (5.21%) Senior Manager
8 10 (5.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (4.17%) Transformation Manager
10 7 (3.65%) Banking Project Manager
10 7 (3.65%) Coordinator
10 7 (3.65%) Migration Manager
10 7 (3.65%) Project Coordinator
11 6 (3.13%) Change Manager
11 6 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 6 (3.13%) Technical Manager
11 6 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.56%) XML
2 1 (0.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) Flash
2 1 (0.52%) HTML
2 1 (0.52%) HTML5
2 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.77%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.65%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.60%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.56%) PKI
7 2 (1.04%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.52%) e-Health
8 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.25%) Windows
2 6 (3.13%) Unix
2 6 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.56%) Solaris
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (52.60%) Project Management
2 71 (36.98%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (23.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (23.44%) Scrum
5 31 (16.15%) ITIL
6 26 (13.54%) Change Management
7 24 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 16 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 16 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 15 (7.81%) Risk Management
10 14 (7.29%) Service Management
11 13 (6.77%) Resource Management
12 12 (6.25%) Migration
13 10 (5.21%) SDLC
13 10 (5.21%) Supplier Management
14 9 (4.69%) PRINCE
15 8 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
15 8 (4.17%) Kanban
16 7 (3.65%) BDD
16 7 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.13%) Java
2 5 (2.60%) SQL
3 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.04%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 46 (23.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 24 (12.50%) PMP
3 12 (6.25%) Degree
3 12 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.65%) APMP
7 6 (3.13%) ISEB
7 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) ACCA
9 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.52%) CCNA
9 1 (0.52%) CFA
9 1 (0.52%) CIMA
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.52%) CISSP
9 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.52%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.65%) QA
3 2 (1.04%) COBIT
3 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.56%) RACF
2 3 (1.56%) Squid
2 3 (1.56%) UAG
3 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.08%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.69%) Oracle
3 8 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 5 (2.60%) Avaya
5 5 (2.60%) Remedy
6 4 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.08%) Cisco
6 4 (2.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.56%) CA
7 3 (1.56%) FNZ
7 3 (1.56%) HP
7 3 (1.56%) IBM
7 3 (1.56%) Intel Security
7 3 (1.56%) Niku
7 3 (1.56%) Planview
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) Twitter
9 1 (0.52%) Charles River
9 1 (0.52%) Lotus
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