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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 42 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 95 128 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.78% 4.83% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 6.07% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 87 58
Average daily rate £375 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £306 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £508 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
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
2014 2109 1762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.05% 79.52% 73.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 1198 869
Average daily rate £385 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 31
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 59 £500 +25.00% 5
Glasgow +4 30 £368 +5.00% 10
Renfrewshire -3 2 £300 -14.28%
North Lanarkshire +3 1 £275 -
Fife -1 1 £270 -20.00% 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (52.24%) Project Management
2 89 (44.28%) Finance
3 75 (37.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 67 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (21.39%) ITIL
7 42 (20.90%) Banking
8 33 (16.42%) Scrum
9 25 (12.44%) Management Information System
10 24 (11.94%) Change Control
11 23 (11.44%) Change Management
12 21 (10.45%) Microsoft
13 20 (9.95%) Project Planning
13 20 (9.95%) Security Cleared
14 19 (9.45%) SDLC
15 18 (8.96%) Data Centre
16 17 (8.46%) Service Management
16 17 (8.46%) Migration
17 16 (7.96%) Risk Management
18 15 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
18 15 (7.46%) Waterfall
19 14 (6.97%) HP
19 14 (6.97%) MS Project
19 14 (6.97%) Degree
20 13 (6.47%) Programme Management
20 13 (6.47%) Oracle
20 13 (6.47%) MS Excel
20 13 (6.47%) CA
20 13 (6.47%) Telecoms
20 13 (6.47%) SaaS

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (2.99%) IIS
2 4 (1.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.00%) SAS
4 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (6.97%) MS Project
2 13 (6.47%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.99%) MS Office
6 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Primavera
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) LAN
1 7 (3.48%) WAN
2 6 (2.99%) Wireless
3 5 (2.49%) Firewall
4 4 (1.99%) VoIP
4 4 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.49%) Broadband
5 3 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.49%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (1.49%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.49%) Network Security
5 3 (1.49%) WLAN
6 2 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.50%) 4G
7 1 (0.50%) ISDN
7 1 (0.50%) LLU
7 1 (0.50%) LTE
7 1 (0.50%) PSTN
7 1 (0.50%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (2.49%) Pentaho
3 2 (1.00%) EDRMS
3 2 (1.00%) GIS
3 2 (1.00%) MS Access
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.49%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.50%) Hudson
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (44.28%) Finance
2 42 (20.90%) Banking
3 13 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.49%) Retail
5 4 (1.99%) Law
6 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 37 (18.41%) Infrastructure Manager
2 37 (18.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 19 (9.45%) Analyst
4 10 (4.98%) Digital Project Manager
4 10 (4.98%) IT Manager
5 9 (4.48%) Business Manager
5 9 (4.48%) Business Project Manager
5 9 (4.48%) Engagement Manager
6 8 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
7 7 (3.48%) Business Analyst
7 7 (3.48%) Transformation Manager
7 7 (3.48%) Transformation Project Manager
8 5 (2.49%) Architect
8 5 (2.49%) Change Manager
8 5 (2.49%) Data Architect
8 5 (2.49%) Digital Transformation
8 5 (2.49%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 5 (2.49%) Migration Manager
8 5 (2.49%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) HTML
2 1 (0.50%) HTML5
2 1 (0.50%) Middleware
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.44%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.49%) NHS
6 2 (1.00%) FMCG
6 2 (1.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.00%) PMI
6 2 (1.00%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.00%) Statistics
7 1 (0.50%) Derivative
7 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.99%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Linux
2 2 (1.00%) Unix
3 1 (0.50%) Solaris
3 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (52.24%) Project Management
2 67 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (21.39%) ITIL
5 33 (16.42%) Scrum
6 24 (11.94%) Change Control
7 23 (11.44%) Change Management
8 20 (9.95%) Project Planning
9 19 (9.45%) SDLC
10 17 (8.46%) Migration
10 17 (8.46%) Service Management
11 16 (7.96%) Risk Management
12 15 (7.46%) Waterfall
13 13 (6.47%) Programme Management
14 12 (5.97%) Resource Management
15 10 (4.98%) Service Delivery
15 10 (4.98%) Time Management
16 9 (4.48%) Supplier Management
17 7 (3.48%) Business Analysis
17 7 (3.48%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.48%) SQL
2 2 (1.00%) C#
2 2 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 75 (37.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 20 (9.95%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.97%) Degree
4 11 (5.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (4.98%) PMI Certification
6 8 (3.98%) PMP
7 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.49%) MCSE
9 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.99%) CCNA
10 4 (1.99%) CCNP
10 4 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.49%) CCIE
12 2 (1.00%) APMP
12 2 (1.00%) PgMP
13 1 (0.50%) BICSI Certification
13 1 (0.50%) BICSI RCDD
13 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.98%) QA
3 5 (2.49%) SLA
4 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.99%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.97%) HP
3 13 (6.47%) CA
3 13 (6.47%) Oracle
3 13 (6.47%) ServiceNow
4 12 (5.97%) Remedy
5 9 (4.48%) Cisco
6 5 (2.49%) Citrix
6 5 (2.49%) Sybase
7 4 (1.99%) SAP
7 4 (1.99%) VMware
8 3 (1.49%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) Avaya
9 1 (0.50%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.50%) Huawei
9 1 (0.50%) Intel
9 1 (0.50%) Mitel
9 1 (0.50%) Nokia
9 1 (0.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.50%) Teradata
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