The table below looks at the statistics for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Management
Rank 40 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 43 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.13% 2.11% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 2.94% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £252 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £600 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% +14.81%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1065 885 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.40% 71.83% 68.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 464 202
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £180.00 £27.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 41 (42.27%) Enterprise Data Management
2 40 (41.24%) Finance
3 34 (35.05%) Banking
3 34 (35.05%) Markit EDM
4 31 (31.96%) Investment Management
5 30 (30.93%) Asset Management
6 27 (27.84%) SQL
7 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (18.56%) Project Management
8 18 (18.56%) Data Quality
9 17 (17.53%) Data Analysis
10 16 (16.49%) Data Governance
11 15 (15.46%) Data Modelling
12 13 (13.40%) SAS
12 13 (13.40%) Master Data Management
13 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
13 12 (12.37%) Migration
13 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (12.37%) Informatica
13 12 (12.37%) Oracle
14 11 (11.34%) ETL
15 10 (10.31%) DB2
15 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (9.28%) Data Mining
16 9 (9.28%) Test Planning
17 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
18 7 (7.22%) SAP
18 7 (7.22%) OLAP
18 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
18 7 (7.22%) MS Visio

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (13.40%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.22%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.19%) MS Project
3 6 (6.19%) MS Office
4 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (3.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (35.05%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.03%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (10.31%) DB2
3 9 (9.28%) Data Mining
4 7 (7.22%) OLAP
4 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (4.12%) PowerCenter
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (3.09%) Big Data
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.03%) DataStage
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) BODI
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.03%) ERwin
General
1 40 (41.24%) Finance
2 34 (35.05%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Advertising
4 4 (4.12%) Front Office
5 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (49.48%) Analyst
2 27 (27.84%) Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Data Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Systems Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Business Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Designer
5 11 (11.34%) Architect
6 10 (10.31%) Data Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.15%) MI Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Data Manager
9 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Information Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (3.09%) SAS Data Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) SAS Analyst
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
1 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.12%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.12%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.09%) FMCG
3 3 (3.09%) Social Media
4 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.06%) Derivative
4 2 (2.06%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.03%) Equities
5 1 (1.03%) Kindle
5 1 (1.03%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Enterprise Data Management
2 31 (31.96%) Investment Management
3 30 (30.93%) Asset Management
4 18 (18.56%) Project Management
5 17 (17.53%) Data Analysis
6 16 (16.49%) Data Governance
7 15 (15.46%) Data Modelling
8 13 (13.40%) Master Data Management
9 12 (12.37%) Business Analysis
9 12 (12.37%) Migration
10 11 (11.34%) ETL
11 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (9.28%) Test Planning
13 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (6.19%) Validation
14 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
15 5 (5.15%) Data Architecture
15 5 (5.15%) Analytics
16 4 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
16 4 (4.12%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.84%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) FINREP
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle
1 12 (12.37%) Informatica
2 7 (7.22%) SAP
3 5 (5.15%) Sybase
4 4 (4.12%) Charles River
4 4 (4.12%) Teradata
5 3 (3.09%) Cognos
6 2 (2.06%) RIMES
6 2 (2.06%) Bloomberg