The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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 Practitioner
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 149 134
Rank change year-on-year +44 -15  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.90% 0.54% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £280 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £520 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -0.30% +4.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +80.00% -54.54%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 316 745 505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.75% 25.73% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 426 248
Median daily rate £375 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 45 26
Median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +37.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £20.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Scotland

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Practitioner in Scotland

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 Practitioner within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 3 £325 -18.75%
Glasgow - 3 £425 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) PMP
4 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (12.50%) Moodle
6 1 (12.50%) Blackboard
6 1 (12.50%) Blackboard Learn
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) VLE
6 1 (12.50%) Migration

PRINCE2 Practitioner
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 1 (12.50%) Blackboard Learn
1 1 (12.50%) Moodle
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Payroll Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Blackboard
1 1 (12.50%) SAP