The first table below looks at the demand for Data Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Management over the 3 months to 18 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Management
Rank 71 86 98
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Management 56 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.11% 1.45% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.05% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 2
Average daily rate £425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £265 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £430
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+41.93% -36.73%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Management
UK

Data Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 25 £575 +35.29% 8
Aberdeen 0 11 £350 +3.70% 3
Glasgow +16 9 £375 -11.76% 3
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
Data Management
UK

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 32 (33.68%) SQL
2 28 (29.47%) Finance
3 25 (26.32%) Banking
4 24 (25.26%) Asset Management
4 24 (25.26%) Oracle
5 22 (23.16%) Investment Management
6 21 (22.11%) Markit EDM
7 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 16 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
9 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.79%) Front Office
9 15 (15.79%) Degree
10 14 (14.74%) Data Analysis
11 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
12 12 (12.63%) Windows
12 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
12 12 (12.63%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.58%) Oracle Database
13 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Data Management
14 10 (10.53%) Change Management
14 10 (10.53%) Project Management
15 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
15 9 (9.47%) VMware
15 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (8.42%) Data Architecture
16 8 (8.42%) Scrum
16 8 (8.42%) Java
17 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (7.37%) SLA

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.16%) SAS
4 2 (2.11%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.05%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.05%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (22.11%) Markit EDM
2 4 (4.21%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.11%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.05%) LatentZero
4 1 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.05%) OpenWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Firewall
1 5 (5.26%) VLAN
2 2 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (13.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.58%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (6.32%) MySQL
7 4 (4.21%) Star Schema
7 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.16%) QlikView
9 2 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.11%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.05%) SAP BI
10 1 (1.05%) dBASE
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Maven
1 6 (6.32%) Eclipse
1 6 (6.32%) JUnit
2 4 (4.21%) Gradle
2 4 (4.21%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.21%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.21%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (4.21%) RSpec
2 4 (4.21%) JBehave
2 4 (4.21%) WATIR
2 4 (4.21%) Selenium
2 4 (4.21%) Subversion
2 4 (4.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) ERwin
4 2 (2.11%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (2.11%) FlexUnit
4 2 (2.11%) Hudson
4 2 (2.11%) TestComplete
4 2 (2.11%) Build Forge
4 2 (2.11%) JIRA
General
1 28 (29.47%) Finance
2 25 (26.32%) Banking
3 15 (15.79%) Front Office
4 7 (7.37%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Back Office
7 1 (1.05%) Retail
7 1 (1.05%) Billing
7 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.26%) Analyst
2 17 (17.89%) Consultant
3 10 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Data Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Data Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Management Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Security Consultant
10 3 (3.16%) Data Modeller
10 3 (3.16%) Information Security Consultant
11 2 (2.11%) Master Data Consultant
11 2 (2.11%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) HTML
1 6 (6.32%) .NET
1 6 (6.32%) XML
2 2 (2.11%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.11%) XHTML
2 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.05%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.21%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.21%) GIS
3 3 (3.16%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.16%) Photography
4 2 (2.11%) Semantic Web
4 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.05%) PMI
5 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.05%) SCADA
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.63%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) UNIX
3 5 (5.26%) Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Asset Management
2 22 (23.16%) Investment Management
3 15 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.74%) Data Analysis
5 12 (12.63%) Data Modelling
6 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Data Management
7 10 (10.53%) Change Management
7 10 (10.53%) Project Management
8 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
8 9 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.42%) Data Architecture
9 8 (8.42%) Scrum
10 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.32%) Workflow
11 6 (6.32%) Migration
11 6 (6.32%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.26%) ETL
12 5 (5.26%) Master Data Management
13 4 (4.21%) Inmon Methodology
13 4 (4.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.68%) SQL
2 8 (8.42%) Java
3 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.21%) Groovy
4 4 (4.21%) Python
4 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.11%) XQuery
5 2 (2.11%) C
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) CISM
3 3 (3.16%) CISA
3 3 (3.16%) CRISC
4 2 (2.11%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) PhD
5 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) COBIT
3 3 (3.16%) CRD IV
3 3 (3.16%) COREP
3 3 (3.16%) FINREP
4 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) Oracle
2 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.47%) VMware
4 6 (6.32%) IBM
5 5 (5.26%) SAP
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco
5 5 (5.26%) Cognos
5 5 (5.26%) Charles River
5 5 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 4 (4.21%) HP
6 4 (4.21%) Informatica
6 4 (4.21%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.16%) Reuters
7 3 (3.16%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.11%) RIMES
8 2 (2.11%) ESRI
8 2 (2.11%) Remedy
8 2 (2.11%) Sybase
9 1 (1.05%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
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