Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 166 204
Rank change year-on-year -32 +38 -23
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 11 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.20% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 1.35% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Scotland median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £348 £333 £246
90th Percentile £475 £438 £570
UK median daily rate £463 £437 £450
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.83% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% -52.27%

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 901 665 1,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.40% 15.39% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 374 712
Scotland median daily rate £363 £380 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.61% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £216 £210 £220
90th Percentile £525 £535 £468
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 58
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.63% -15.23% +43.97%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.74 £12.91
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.29 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.54 £29.25 £27.61
% change year-on-year -22.96% +5.94% +20.04%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -23 8 £450 +20.00%
Glasgow -21 3 £350 -17.65% 1
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) SAS
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) PLM
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (9.09%) PMP
6 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
6 1 (9.09%) MOM
6 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) MS Visio

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 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Manager
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) PLM
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SAP