Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 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.

PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 168 184
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 14 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 1.73% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +50.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £368 £337 £190
90th Percentile £481 £438 £555
UK median daily rate £450 £436 £450
% change year-on-year +3.21% -3.16% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -32.10%

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 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 850 695 1,163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.77% 14.46% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 383 712
Scotland median daily rate £375 £360 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -2.22%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £450
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.17% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £29.40 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.52% -22.63% +78.82%
10th Percentile £12.93 £13.22 £14.60
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.50 £42.40
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +17.65%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 15 October 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
Edinburgh -6 11 £450 +20.00%
Glasgow -17 3 £405 +8.00%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 14 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) SAS
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Office 365
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (7.14%) Presales
7 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Banking
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle