Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 163 182
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 15 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.32% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
Scotland median daily rate £300 £320 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.84% -19.11%
10th Percentile £165 £316 £280
90th Percentile £401 £331 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £42.00 - £16.50
10th Percentile £38.50 - £15.75
90th Percentile £47.93 - £17.25
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £35.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year -28.23% +21.99% +4.33%

PRINCE is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,042 3,158 4,565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.97% 83.30% 81.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,347 1,831 2,438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £544 £501 £513
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 78
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.33% -7.92% +3.78%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £37.53 £48.38 £47.88
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.42 £23.35
% change year-on-year -3.77% +4.58% +16.75%

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PRINCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in Scotland

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Scotland

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in Scotland

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Scotland

PRINCE
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 PRINCE within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire +32 4 £173 -46.09%
Highlands - 4 - -
Glasgow -11 3 £350 +7.69%
Edinburgh -27 3 £400 +6.67%
PRINCE
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
2 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) PMP
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 4 (26.67%) GAMP
6 4 (26.67%) GMP
6 4 (26.67%) GxP
6 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma
6 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (26.67%) SCADA
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (26.67%) Wonderware
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Release Management

PRINCE
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Facilitator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Facilitator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Trainer
3 2 (13.33%) Trainer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) SCADA
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
2 11 (73.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) Quality Management
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (26.67%) Six Sigma
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) ITSM
7 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (20.00%) Process Management
7 3 (20.00%) Release Management
7 3 (20.00%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
9 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) PMP
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (26.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (26.67%) GAMP
1 4 (26.67%) GMP
1 4 (26.67%) GxP
2 2 (13.33%) PMO
2 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Wonderware