The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Management
Rank 93 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Management 37 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 1.96% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.47% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 9
Average daily rate £425 £500 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +85.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £400 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.48% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £49.41 - £13.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.63 £22.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +37.50%
Data Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2047 2146 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.24% 79.51% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1226 834
Average daily rate £380 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 31
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -12.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.61 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £47.50 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -27 24 £400 -20.00% 8
Aberdeen +7 5 - -
Glasgow +6 5 £450 -10.00% 1
Fife - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £525 -
Data Management
UK

Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.41%) SQL
3 26 (22.41%) Markit EDM
4 22 (18.97%) Data Modelling
5 19 (16.38%) Oracle
5 19 (16.38%) Asset Management
5 19 (16.38%) Investment Management
6 17 (14.66%) Enterprise Data Management
7 16 (13.79%) Banking
7 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
7 16 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
8 15 (12.93%) Management Information System
9 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (11.21%) Open Source
11 12 (10.34%) Project Management
11 12 (10.34%) Unix
12 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
12 11 (9.48%) ETL
12 11 (9.48%) Visualisation
12 11 (9.48%) Analytics
13 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (8.62%) Java
13 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (7.76%) SDLC
14 9 (7.76%) Windows
14 9 (7.76%) SAS
14 9 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.76%) Migration

Data Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (7.76%) SAS
2 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.59%) ArcGIS
3 3 (2.59%) FileNet
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 11 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.59%) MS Project
2 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.86%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.86%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.86%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 26 (22.41%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.86%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.86%) Primavera
3 1 (0.86%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.86%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.86%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (0.86%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.86%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.86%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.90%) GIS
4 6 (5.17%) PowerCenter
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.45%) Pentaho
6 4 (3.45%) QlikView
7 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.72%) QGIS
8 2 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.86%) Big Data
9 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.59%) Gradle
2 3 (2.59%) JBehave
2 3 (2.59%) JIRA
2 3 (2.59%) Maven
2 3 (2.59%) Selenium
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.31%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Front Office
5 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Analyst
2 27 (23.28%) Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Architect
4 12 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.62%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.90%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Computer Scientist
9 6 (5.17%) Data Business Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Informatica Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Data Manager
11 4 (3.45%) HR Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.59%) Asset Management Analyst
12 3 (2.59%) Asset Management Business Analyst
12 3 (2.59%) GIS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) .NET
2 6 (5.17%) Web Services
3 4 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.45%) HTML
3 4 (3.45%) REST
4 3 (2.59%) Leaflet
4 3 (2.59%) PostGIS
4 3 (2.59%) Spring
4 3 (2.59%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.86%) CSS
5 1 (0.86%) CSS3
5 1 (0.86%) HTML5
5 1 (0.86%) Itk
5 1 (0.86%) jQuery
5 1 (0.86%) SOAP
5 1 (0.86%) WCF
5 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.48%) Visualisation
3 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.45%) Life Science
5 4 (3.45%) Statistics
6 3 (2.59%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Equities
7 2 (1.72%) Fintech
7 2 (1.72%) User Experience
8 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.86%) FMCG
8 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Unix
2 9 (7.76%) Windows
3 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.97%) Data Modelling
3 19 (16.38%) Asset Management
3 19 (16.38%) Investment Management
4 17 (14.66%) Enterprise Data Management
5 16 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (11.21%) Open Source
8 12 (10.34%) Project Management
9 11 (9.48%) Analytics
9 11 (9.48%) ETL
10 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (7.76%) Master Data Management
11 9 (7.76%) Migration
11 9 (7.76%) SDLC
12 8 (6.90%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2
12 8 (6.90%) TOGAF
13 7 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) Java
3 7 (6.03%) C#
4 6 (5.17%) C++
4 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.45%) VBA
6 3 (2.59%) Python
6 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.86%) Ada
7 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.86%) VB
7 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) PhD
2 2 (1.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.59%) QA
4 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (16.38%) Oracle
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.03%) Informatica
4 5 (4.31%) SAP
4 5 (4.31%) Sybase
5 4 (3.45%) IBM
6 3 (2.59%) Charles River
6 3 (2.59%) ESRI
7 2 (1.72%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.72%) Reuters
8 1 (0.86%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.86%) Netezza
8 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.86%) Tableau
8 1 (0.86%) Trillium
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