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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 113 128 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.04% 5.20% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 7.37% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 45
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£349 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £288 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £491 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -12.00%
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
2140 1736 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.59% 70.51% 66.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 871 867
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 72
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £159.00 £35.90 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -22 46 £350 -7.28% 2
Glasgow -3 43 £340 +5.42% 2
Stirling - 4 £360 -
Aberdeen +9 3 £225 -55.00%
Renfrewshire -18 3 £348 -
West Lothian - - - - 2
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Highlands - - - -
Argyll and Bute - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Ayrshire - - - -
Dundee - - - - 1
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 135 (60.27%) Project Management
2 65 (29.02%) Finance
3 55 (24.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 43 (19.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (18.30%) MS Project
6 32 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 28 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 27 (12.05%) Microsoft
9 25 (11.16%) Oracle
9 25 (11.16%) Security Cleared
10 24 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 24 (10.71%) Migration
11 23 (10.27%) Banking
11 23 (10.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 22 (9.82%) ITIL
13 21 (9.38%) PMP
14 20 (8.93%) MS Office
15 18 (8.04%) SharePoint
16 17 (7.59%) Change Management
17 14 (6.25%) PMI
17 14 (6.25%) Business Analysis
18 13 (5.80%) Degree
18 13 (5.80%) SC Cleared
19 12 (5.36%) ERP
19 12 (5.36%) Risk Management
20 11 (4.91%) Programme Management
21 10 (4.46%) Scrum
21 10 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
22 9 (4.02%) MS Visio
22 9 (4.02%) PRINCE

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.23%) Lync
3 3 (1.34%) IIS
4 2 (0.89%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) LiveLink
Applications
1 41 (18.30%) MS Project
2 24 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 20 (8.93%) MS Office
4 9 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Agresso
2 7 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.34%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.34%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.45%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.23%) Intranet
2 3 (1.34%) SAN
3 2 (0.89%) NAS
4 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.45%) HSRP
4 1 (0.45%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.45%) VoIP
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.45%) PPP
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) IPv4
4 1 (0.45%) IPv6
4 1 (0.45%) Internet
4 1 (0.45%) MPLS
4 1 (0.45%) BGP
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.45%) Wireless
4 1 (0.45%) TETRA
4 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.45%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.45%) QlikView
2 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.45%) StarTeam
General
1 65 (29.02%) Finance
2 23 (10.27%) Banking
3 7 (3.13%) Retail
4 5 (2.23%) Retail Banking
4 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.79%) Advertising
5 4 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.34%) Publishing
6 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 30 (13.39%) Analyst
3 17 (7.59%) IT Project Manager
4 15 (6.70%) Programme Manager
5 12 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 10 (4.46%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (3.57%) Business Manager
8 7 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
8 7 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (2.68%) Senior Manager
9 6 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (2.68%) Change Manager
9 6 (2.68%) Coordinator
9 6 (2.68%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (2.68%) ERP Project Manager
10 5 (2.23%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (2.23%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (2.23%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (2.23%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.89%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.25%) PMI
2 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.68%) NHS
4 3 (1.34%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.34%) IVR
4 3 (1.34%) PACS
4 3 (1.34%) e-Health
4 3 (1.34%) Derivative
4 3 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.89%) Celerra
5 2 (0.89%) CLARiiON
5 2 (0.89%) Symmetrix
5 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
6 1 (0.45%) LIMS
6 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.45%) EPoS
6 1 (0.45%) FMCG
6 1 (0.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.13%) Windows
2 4 (1.79%) Linux
2 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.89%) UNIX
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (60.27%) Project Management
2 43 (19.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (10.71%) Migration
4 23 (10.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 22 (9.82%) ITIL
6 17 (7.59%) Change Management
7 14 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 12 (5.36%) ERP
8 12 (5.36%) Risk Management
9 11 (4.91%) Programme Management
10 10 (4.46%) Scrum
10 10 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.02%) PRINCE
11 9 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (4.02%) Supplier Management
12 8 (3.57%) Six Sigma
13 7 (3.13%) Configuration Management
13 7 (3.13%) Asset Management
14 6 (2.68%) Service Delivery
14 6 (2.68%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.57%) SQL
2 5 (2.23%) VBA
3 2 (0.89%) C
4 1 (0.45%) C#
4 1 (0.45%) Java
4 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (24.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 32 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 28 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (11.16%) Security Cleared
5 21 (9.38%) PMP
6 13 (5.80%) Degree
6 13 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 6 (2.68%) ACCA
8 5 (2.23%) CIMA
8 5 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.79%) ISEB
10 2 (0.89%) CFA
10 2 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.45%) APMP
11 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.45%) CISSP
11 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) QA
1 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (0.45%) vSphere
2 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) SCCM
2 3 (1.34%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.89%) WMI
3 2 (0.89%) Legato
3 2 (0.89%) Ionix
3 2 (0.89%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.16%) Oracle
3 8 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.68%) Citrix
5 5 (2.23%) VMware
6 4 (1.79%) Cisco
6 4 (1.79%) Charles River
6 4 (1.79%) Genesys
6 4 (1.79%) HP
7 3 (1.34%) EMC
7 3 (1.34%) NetApp
7 3 (1.34%) Symantec
8 2 (0.89%) Veritas
8 2 (0.89%) Lotus
8 2 (0.89%) CommVault
9 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.45%) Avaya
9 1 (0.45%) Borland
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
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