The first table below looks at the demand for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 10 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Management 11 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.48% 8.96% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.41% 12.95% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £413 £430
% change year-on-year
+2.42% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+40.32% -36.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 139 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.69% 69.15% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 63 80
Average daily rate £370 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £528 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £29.17 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.36% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Management
Scotland

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Management across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Management across the Aberdeen region.

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Management across the Aberdeen region.

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Data Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Management.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) VLAN
2 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (7.69%) Billing
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) SCADA
6 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
6 1 (7.69%) OpenWorks
6 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Data Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.69%) OpenWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PC Support
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
1 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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