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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 74 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Management 20 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.30% 1.73% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.16% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 7
Average daily rate £385 £275 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £180 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.40 £35.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-56.61% +57.77%
Data Management
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
1253 1160 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.22% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 671 544
Average daily rate £413 £378 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 17
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.85 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 21 (46.67%) Data Modelling
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (37.78%) Banking
3 15 (33.33%) Migration
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) Retail
5 12 (26.67%) SAS
6 11 (24.44%) Retail Banking
7 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (22.22%) ETL
8 9 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (17.78%) Data Architecture
9 8 (17.78%) Oracle
9 8 (17.78%) Analytics
10 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
11 6 (13.33%) Open Source
11 6 (13.33%) GIS
12 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.11%) UML
12 5 (11.11%) Web Services
12 5 (11.11%) BDD

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 12 (26.67%) SAS
2 5 (11.11%) GeoServer
3 3 (6.67%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.22%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (2.22%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.22%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) GIS
3 2 (4.44%) MS Access
3 2 (4.44%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.44%) QGIS
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) DataStage
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.67%) Gradle
1 3 (6.67%) JBehave
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
1 3 (6.67%) Maven
1 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (4.44%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Banking
3 13 (28.89%) Retail
4 11 (24.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Front Office
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Data Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Data Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) GIS Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Data Integration Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Data Modeller
8 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Senior SAS Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Lead Data Architect
9 1 (2.22%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) REST
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 3 (6.67%) Leaflet
2 3 (6.67%) OpenLayers
2 3 (6.67%) PostGIS
2 3 (6.67%) Spring
2 3 (6.67%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
2 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.67%) Fintech
4 2 (4.44%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) FMCG
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) Data Modelling
2 15 (33.33%) Migration
3 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (22.22%) ETL
3 10 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Analytics
5 8 (17.78%) Data Architecture
5 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.33%) Open Source
8 5 (11.11%) BDD
8 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (11.11%) Microservices
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) UML
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) VBA
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.44%) FINREP
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) ESRI
4 2 (4.44%) Informatica
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase
4 2 (4.44%) Teradata
5 1 (2.22%) SAP