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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 61 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 60 115 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.04% 4.01% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 5.06% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 61
Median daily rate £400 £358 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.73% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £170 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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
1596 2271 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.97% 79.21% 77.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1209 1225
Median daily rate £375 £373 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.53% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 20
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -3 33 £450 +12.50% 6
Glasgow -22 10 £314 -10.28% 1
Fife - 6 £313 -
Renfrewshire +3 5 £320 +88.23%
Stirling - 2 £450 -
West Lothian 0 1 £338 +193.47%
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £313 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 97 (61.01%) Project Management
2 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (28.30%) Finance
4 42 (26.42%) Scrum
5 38 (23.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (16.35%) Change Management
8 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
8 22 (13.84%) ITIL
9 21 (13.21%) Business Analysis
9 21 (13.21%) Waterfall
10 20 (12.58%) MS Project
10 20 (12.58%) Disclosure Scotland
11 18 (11.32%) BDD
11 18 (11.32%) TDD
11 18 (11.32%) Banking
12 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
13 16 (10.06%) Degree
13 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 16 (10.06%) Kanban
13 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (8.81%) Jenkins
14 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.81%) Hudson
14 14 (8.81%) Programme Management
15 13 (8.18%) Retail
15 13 (8.18%) Agile Project Management
16 12 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
16 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (7.55%) PMP

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 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) CMS
2 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 20 (12.58%) MS Project
2 17 (10.69%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (6.92%) MS Office
5 5 (3.14%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.89%) Open Workbench
7 2 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Sonata
2 3 (1.89%) Primavera
2 3 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) LAN
2 2 (1.26%) Broadband
3 1 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) Softphone
3 1 (0.63%) VoIP
3 1 (0.63%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
3 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.77%) GIS
1 6 (3.77%) Spatial Data
2 2 (1.26%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.26%) QlikView
3 1 (0.63%) MS Access
3 1 (0.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (8.81%) Hudson
1 14 (8.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.14%) JIRA
General
1 45 (28.30%) Finance
2 18 (11.32%) Banking
3 13 (8.18%) Retail
4 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.40%) Retail Banking
6 5 (3.14%) Local Government
7 4 (2.52%) Law
8 3 (1.89%) Marketing
8 3 (1.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (51.57%) Project Manager
2 20 (12.58%) Analyst
3 19 (11.95%) Scrum Master
4 13 (8.18%) IT Manager
5 10 (6.29%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.29%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (6.29%) Senior Manager
5 10 (6.29%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (4.40%) Software Project Manager
7 6 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 6 (3.77%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Business Change Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.14%) IT Analyst
8 5 (3.14%) Senior Service Manager
8 5 (3.14%) Senior Software Project Manager
9 4 (2.52%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) Velocity
1 3 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) Flash
2 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) NHS
5 4 (2.52%) EPoS
6 3 (1.89%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.26%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.26%) e-Health
7 2 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.63%) PMI
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) Unix
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (61.01%) Project Management
2 72 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (26.42%) Scrum
4 36 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (16.35%) Change Management
6 22 (13.84%) ITIL
7 21 (13.21%) Business Analysis
7 21 (13.21%) Waterfall
8 18 (11.32%) BDD
8 18 (11.32%) TDD
9 16 (10.06%) Kanban
9 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.81%) Programme Management
11 13 (8.18%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (6.29%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (6.29%) Risk Management
13 8 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (5.03%) PRINCE
13 8 (5.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.14%) Java
1 5 (3.14%) PL/SQL
1 5 (3.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (23.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (10.06%) Degree
3 12 (7.55%) PMP
3 12 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.40%) APMP
6 7 (4.40%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.14%) ISEB
8 4 (2.52%) BICSI Certification
8 4 (2.52%) BICSI RCDD
8 4 (2.52%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.63%) CBAP
10 1 (0.63%) HND
10 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.66%) Oracle
3 5 (3.14%) FNZ
4 4 (2.52%) SAP
5 3 (1.89%) IBM
5 3 (1.89%) Niku
5 3 (1.89%) Planview
6 2 (1.26%) Informatica
6 2 (1.26%) Remedy
6 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.26%) Twitter
7 1 (0.63%) Avaya
7 1 (0.63%) Cadence
7 1 (0.63%) IFS
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) Mitel
7 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.63%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) Siebel