Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 166 142
Rank change year-on-year -2 -24 -22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 16 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.53% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 3.68% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 31
Scotland median daily rate £360 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +28.91% -18.47%
10th Percentile £221 £347 £294
90th Percentile £439 £450 £450
UK median daily rate £414 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.65% +6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £31.37 £57.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year -45.44% +119.05% -4.55%

PRINCE2 Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 713 679 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.33% 14.35% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 417 492
Scotland median daily rate £414 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £200 £206 £225
90th Percentile £538 £510 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 32
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £24.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -31.43% +72.84%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.25 £14.74
90th Percentile £44.43 £45.50 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £24.56 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.97% -5.54% -5.45%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Scotland

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Glasgow -18 9 £375 -14.29% 1
Edinburgh +2 6 £350 -12.50%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £325 -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) PMP
3 6 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) PMO
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) LIMS
7 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (6.25%) LabWare
8 1 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
8 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall

PRINCE2 Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 2 (12.50%) LIMS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) e-Health
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) PACS
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
6 1 (6.25%) Informatics
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PMI Certification
1 6 (37.50%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (6.25%) HL7
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) LabWare
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle