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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 43 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 100 80 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 3.62% 3.21% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 4.69% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 65
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£365 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
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
2041 1707 1594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.98% 68.44% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 854 825
Average daily rate £375 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 61 54
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £9.48 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.80 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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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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 46 £405 +11.72% 5
Glasgow +4 31 £309 -18.75% 7
Aberdeen +11 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 £350 -
West Lothian +12 2 - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Stirling - - - - 1
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Angus - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 112 (51.61%) Project Management
2 65 (29.95%) Finance
3 52 (23.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 46 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (15.67%) PMI Certification
6 31 (14.29%) Migration
7 29 (13.36%) PMP
7 29 (13.36%) MS Project
8 28 (12.90%) ITIL
9 27 (12.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 26 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (11.98%) Oracle
11 24 (11.06%) Banking
12 23 (10.60%) Change Management
13 21 (9.68%) Security Cleared
13 21 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
15 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
16 16 (7.37%) SharePoint
16 16 (7.37%) MS Excel
17 13 (5.99%) MS Visio
18 12 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (5.53%) ERP
18 12 (5.53%) MS Office
18 12 (5.53%) Business Objects
18 12 (5.53%) Programme Management
18 12 (5.53%) Business Analysis
19 11 (5.07%) SQL
19 11 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
20 10 (4.61%) NHS

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.30%) Lync
3 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
4 2 (0.92%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (13.36%) MS Project
2 16 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.99%) MS Visio
4 12 (5.53%) MS Office
5 6 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (3.23%) Agresso
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.46%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.92%) VoIP
1 2 (0.92%) Intranet
1 2 (0.92%) Network Security
2 1 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.46%) NAS
2 1 (0.46%) TETRA
2 1 (0.46%) Wireless
2 1 (0.46%) SAN
2 1 (0.46%) PPP
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.92%) QlikView
4 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) StarTeam
General
1 65 (29.95%) Finance
2 24 (11.06%) Banking
3 6 (2.76%) Retail
4 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.30%) Legal
5 3 (1.38%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Front Office
6 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.92%) Law
6 2 (0.92%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Military
7 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 134 (61.75%) Project Manager
2 21 (9.68%) Analyst
3 17 (7.83%) Programme Manager
4 14 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
5 12 (5.53%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (2.76%) Coordinator
7 6 (2.76%) ERP Project Manager
7 6 (2.76%) ERP Manager
7 6 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (2.30%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (2.30%) PMO Manager
8 5 (2.30%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.30%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (2.30%) Change Manager
9 4 (1.84%) Project Leader
9 4 (1.84%) Senior Manager
9 4 (1.84%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (1.84%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.61%) NHS
2 9 (4.15%) PMI
3 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.30%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.38%) Derivative
5 3 (1.38%) PACS
5 3 (1.38%) e-Health
5 3 (1.38%) IVR
5 3 (1.38%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.92%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.92%) User Experience
7 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.46%) CCTV
7 1 (0.46%) Economics
7 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.46%) iPad
7 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.46%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.23%) Windows
2 4 (1.84%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.92%) Linux
3 2 (0.92%) UNIX
3 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (51.61%) Project Management
2 46 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (14.29%) Migration
4 28 (12.90%) ITIL
5 26 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (10.60%) Change Management
7 21 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (5.53%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.53%) ERP
8 12 (5.53%) Programme Management
8 12 (5.53%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.15%) PRINCE
10 8 (3.69%) Scrum
10 8 (3.69%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.69%) Project Planning
11 7 (3.23%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.23%) Data Migration
11 7 (3.23%) Service Management
12 6 (2.76%) Information Security
12 6 (2.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.07%) SQL
2 2 (0.92%) VBA
2 2 (0.92%) C
3 1 (0.46%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (23.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 34 (15.67%) PMI Certification
3 29 (13.36%) PMP
4 27 (12.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 21 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 17 (7.83%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.69%) Degree
9 6 (2.76%) ISEB
10 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.46%) CIMA
11 1 (0.46%) ACCA
11 1 (0.46%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) P3O
2 1 (0.46%) EMIR
2 1 (0.46%) AIFMD
2 1 (0.46%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) WMI
1 2 (0.92%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.46%) Ionix
2 1 (0.46%) SCCM
2 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.46%) Legato
Vendors
1 26 (11.98%) Oracle
2 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.53%) Business Objects
4 5 (2.30%) HP
5 4 (1.84%) Genesys
6 3 (1.38%) VMware
6 3 (1.38%) Charles River
6 3 (1.38%) Citrix
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco
7 2 (0.92%) SAP
7 2 (0.92%) NetApp
8 1 (0.46%) Planview
8 1 (0.46%) Northgate
8 1 (0.46%) Twitter
8 1 (0.46%) Serena
8 1 (0.46%) Symantec
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) Veritas
8 1 (0.46%) Borland
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
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