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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 111 105 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.24% 4.20% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 5.94% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 57 46
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-28.06% +32.74%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1942 1769 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 74.15% 70.73% 65.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 891 793
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £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 34 56
Average hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £40.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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 11 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 11 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 -4 48 £375 -6.25% 4
Glasgow -6 34 £325 -4.41% 8
Aberdeen +7 6 £225 -40.00% 1
Stirling - 4 £360 -
Renfrewshire -12 3 £325 -
Highlands - 2 £380 -
Perth and Kinross +1 1 £438 +9.37%
West Lothian -1 1 £425 +13.33%
Dundee - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 137 (58.05%) Project Management
2 66 (27.97%) Finance
3 63 (26.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 45 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (17.80%) MS Project
6 34 (14.41%) PMI Certification
7 30 (12.71%) Banking
8 26 (11.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 26 (11.02%) Security Cleared
9 24 (10.17%) Migration
9 24 (10.17%) PMP
9 24 (10.17%) Microsoft
10 23 (9.75%) ITIL
11 21 (8.90%) MS Excel
12 20 (8.47%) MS Office
13 17 (7.20%) Degree
13 17 (7.20%) Oracle
14 16 (6.78%) Risk Management
14 16 (6.78%) Business Analysis
14 16 (6.78%) Programme Management
15 15 (6.36%) Six Sigma
16 14 (5.93%) Change Management
17 13 (5.51%) PMI
17 13 (5.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared
19 11 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (4.66%) ACCA
19 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
20 10 (4.24%) CIMA
20 10 (4.24%) Supplier Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 11 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.27%) IIS
3 2 (0.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.42%) Lync
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.42%) Documentum
4 1 (0.42%) LiveLink
Applications
1 42 (17.80%) MS Project
2 21 (8.90%) MS Excel
3 20 (8.47%) MS Office
4 6 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Agresso
1 6 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.42%) Maximo
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.42%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.54%) Intranet
2 5 (2.12%) SAN
2 5 (2.12%) WAN
2 5 (2.12%) MPLS
3 4 (1.69%) NAS
4 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) IPv4
5 1 (0.42%) IPv6
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.42%) BGP
5 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
5 1 (0.42%) TETRA
5 1 (0.42%) Network Security
5 1 (0.42%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.42%) HSRP
5 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.42%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.42%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (27.97%) Finance
2 30 (12.71%) Banking
3 9 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.97%) Retail
5 5 (2.12%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.69%) Advertising
7 3 (1.27%) Publishing
7 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.27%) Front Office
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 158 (66.95%) Project Manager
2 30 (12.71%) Analyst
3 18 (7.63%) IT Project Manager
4 15 (6.36%) Business Analyst
4 15 (6.36%) Programme Manager
4 15 (6.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 11 (4.66%) Change Manager
6 11 (4.66%) Business Manager
7 10 (4.24%) Business Project Manager
7 10 (4.24%) Senior Manager
8 9 (3.81%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (3.81%) PMO Analyst
8 9 (3.81%) Change Project Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Business Change Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Business Change Project Manager
10 6 (2.54%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.54%) Implementation Manager
11 5 (2.12%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.12%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) EDI
2 1 (0.42%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) Velocity
2 1 (0.42%) HTML
2 1 (0.42%) Classic ASP
2 1 (0.42%) CSS
2 1 (0.42%) XML
2 1 (0.42%) XSL
2 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.51%) PMI
2 8 (3.39%) NHS
3 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.12%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.27%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.27%) PACS
4 3 (1.27%) e-Health
4 3 (1.27%) Derivative
4 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.85%) Celerra
5 2 (0.85%) CLARiiON
5 2 (0.85%) Symmetrix
5 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.42%) Replication
6 1 (0.42%) GIS
6 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.42%) EPoS
6 1 (0.42%) FMCG
6 1 (0.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.81%) Windows
2 3 (1.27%) Linux
2 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.85%) UNIX
4 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (58.05%) Project Management
2 45 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (10.17%) Migration
4 23 (9.75%) ITIL
5 16 (6.78%) Risk Management
5 16 (6.78%) Programme Management
5 16 (6.78%) Business Analysis
6 15 (6.36%) Six Sigma
7 14 (5.93%) Change Management
8 13 (5.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.24%) Supplier Management
10 10 (4.24%) Fund Accounting
10 10 (4.24%) Business Transformation
11 9 (3.81%) Scrum
11 9 (3.81%) Asset Management
11 9 (3.81%) Service Delivery
11 9 (3.81%) ERP
11 9 (3.81%) PRINCE
12 8 (3.39%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.12%) SQL
2 4 (1.69%) VBA
3 2 (0.85%) C
3 2 (0.85%) C#
3 2 (0.85%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.42%) Perl
4 1 (0.42%) PHP
4 1 (0.42%) XQuery
4 1 (0.42%) XPath
4 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (26.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 34 (14.41%) PMI Certification
3 26 (11.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 26 (11.02%) Security Cleared
4 24 (10.17%) PMP
5 17 (7.20%) Degree
6 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 11 (4.66%) ACCA
8 10 (4.24%) CIMA
9 5 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.85%) ISEB
10 2 (0.85%) CFA
10 2 (0.85%) APMP
10 2 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.42%) CISSP
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.42%) COBIT
2 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.42%) vSphere
2 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.27%) SCCM
2 2 (0.85%) Ionix
2 2 (0.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.85%) Legato
3 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.20%) Oracle
3 6 (2.54%) VMware
4 5 (2.12%) EMC
4 5 (2.12%) Citrix
5 4 (1.69%) NetApp
5 4 (1.69%) Charles River
6 3 (1.27%) Symantec
6 3 (1.27%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco
6 3 (1.27%) HP
7 2 (0.85%) JBoss
7 2 (0.85%) Veritas
7 2 (0.85%) Lotus
7 2 (0.85%) CommVault
8 1 (0.42%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.42%) McAfee
8 1 (0.42%) AppSense
8 1 (0.42%) Northgate
8 1 (0.42%) Infor
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