Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 174 170
Rank change year-on-year -10 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 13 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.25% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 2.30% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 3
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £286 £325 £223
90th Percentile £481 £438 £458
UK median daily rate £430 £450 £428
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.26% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 791 695 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.23% 13.93% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 420 543
Scotland median daily rate £400 £361 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.73% +6.25% -2.16%
10th Percentile £208 £209 £241
90th Percentile £530 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 33 29
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £28.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -17.65% +61.90%
10th Percentile £16.18 £11.55 £14.39
90th Percentile £43.83 £46.40 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £25.69 £25.50
% change year-on-year +3.15% +0.75% +2.00%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 December 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 +2 11 £425 +13.33%
Glasgow -24 2 £405 +10.96%
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) SAS
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) QA
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (7.69%) Presales
7 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (7.69%) PMO
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 1 (7.69%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) e-Health
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development

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 (30.77%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (92.31%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) People Management
6 1 (7.69%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle