Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 174 187
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -24
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 13 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 1.02% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Scotland median daily rate £375 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £315 £190 £285
90th Percentile £438 £555 £413
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £33.67
% change year-on-year - -18.31% -3.81%

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 695 980 991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.05% 22.58% 15.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 607 521
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
10th Percentile £206 £240 £215
90th Percentile £524 £457 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 34 29
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.68% +30.28% +50.36%
10th Percentile £12.85 £11.95 £13.80
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.53 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +31.58%

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 19 November 2017. 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 -9 10 £375 +50.00%
Glasgow -6 3 £365 -
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) Change Control
5 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (15.38%) PMO
6 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) Workflow
7 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.69%) ITIL

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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
3 3 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) ICT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Manager
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) People Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (15.38%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter