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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 43 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 103 110 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.72% 4.32% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 6.30% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 45 55
Average daily rate
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£355 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £269 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £383
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +21.00%
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
2034 1745 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.51% 68.49% 67.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 867 852
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 58 73
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 October 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 -12 45 £400 +5.26% 7
Glasgow +4 34 £350 +7.69% 12
Renfrewshire - 3 £350 -
Aberdeen +5 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 - - 3
Angus - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Argyll and Bute - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Dundee - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 122 (55.45%) Project Management
2 62 (28.18%) Finance
3 51 (23.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 45 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (15.00%) MS Project
6 29 (13.18%) PMI Certification
6 29 (13.18%) Migration
6 29 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (13.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (12.27%) Oracle
8 24 (10.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 23 (10.45%) Microsoft
10 22 (10.00%) Security Cleared
10 22 (10.00%) Banking
11 21 (9.55%) PMP
12 19 (8.64%) MS Excel
13 17 (7.73%) ITIL
14 16 (7.27%) MS Office
14 16 (7.27%) SharePoint
14 16 (7.27%) Change Management
15 14 (6.36%) ERP
15 14 (6.36%) SC Cleared
16 13 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.91%) Business Objects
16 13 (5.91%) Programme Management
17 12 (5.45%) MS Visio
18 11 (5.00%) SQL
18 11 (5.00%) PMI
19 10 (4.55%) Risk Management
19 10 (4.55%) Scrum

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.27%) Lync
3 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (15.00%) MS Project
2 19 (8.64%) MS Excel
3 16 (7.27%) MS Office
4 12 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Agresso
1 7 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) Intranet
1 3 (1.36%) Network Security
2 2 (0.91%) VoIP
3 1 (0.45%) PPP
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) SAN
3 1 (0.45%) NAS
3 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.45%) Wireless
3 1 (0.45%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.91%) QlikView
3 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.45%) StarTeam
General
1 62 (28.18%) Finance
2 22 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (3.18%) Retail
4 5 (2.27%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.82%) Legal
5 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.36%) Advertising
6 3 (1.36%) Publishing
6 3 (1.36%) Front Office
7 2 (0.91%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.91%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 138 (62.73%) Project Manager
2 24 (10.91%) Analyst
3 18 (8.18%) Programme Manager
4 17 (7.73%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (3.18%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (2.73%) ERP Manager
8 6 (2.73%) Business Manager
8 6 (2.73%) ERP Project Manager
8 6 (2.73%) Coordinator
9 5 (2.27%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (2.27%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (1.82%) Implementation Manager
10 4 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (1.82%) Change Manager
10 4 (1.82%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (1.36%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.45%) .NET
1 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.00%) PMI
2 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.73%) NHS
4 3 (1.36%) Derivative
4 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.36%) IVR
4 3 (1.36%) PACS
4 3 (1.36%) e-Health
4 3 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.91%) User Experience
5 2 (0.91%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.45%) LIMS
6 1 (0.45%) EPoS
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
6 1 (0.45%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.45%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.45%) Celerra
6 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.64%) Windows
2 4 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.36%) Linux
4 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.45%) UNIX
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (55.45%) Project Management
2 45 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.18%) Migration
4 24 (10.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 17 (7.73%) ITIL
6 16 (7.27%) Change Management
7 14 (6.36%) ERP
8 13 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (5.91%) Programme Management
9 10 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 10 (4.55%) Scrum
9 10 (4.55%) Business Analysis
10 9 (4.09%) PRINCE
11 7 (3.18%) Supplier Management
11 7 (3.18%) Data Migration
12 6 (2.73%) Asset Management
12 6 (2.73%) People Management
12 6 (2.73%) Earned Value Management
13 5 (2.27%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.00%) SQL
2 5 (2.27%) VBA
3 2 (0.91%) C
4 1 (0.45%) C#
4 1 (0.45%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (23.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 29 (13.18%) PMI Certification
2 29 (13.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 22 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 21 (9.55%) PMP
5 14 (6.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (3.64%) Degree
7 7 (3.18%) ISEB
8 5 (2.27%) ACCA
8 5 (2.27%) CIMA
9 4 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.91%) CFA
10 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) SLA
1 1 (0.45%) QA
1 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) WMI
1 2 (0.91%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.45%) Legato
2 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) Ionix
Vendors
1 27 (12.27%) Oracle
2 23 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.91%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.27%) Citrix
4 5 (2.27%) Cisco
4 5 (2.27%) VMware
5 4 (1.82%) Genesys
5 4 (1.82%) HP
6 3 (1.36%) Charles River
7 2 (0.91%) NetApp
7 2 (0.91%) SAP
8 1 (0.45%) Progress
8 1 (0.45%) EMC
8 1 (0.45%) Avaya
8 1 (0.45%) Veritas
8 1 (0.45%) Borland
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.45%) Symantec
8 1 (0.45%) CommVault
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