The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - 130 127
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £425 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £418
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
E-business
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
2436 2417 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.71% 80.30% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1235 1179
Median daily rate £370 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £268 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 64 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for E-business.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Billing
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) HR Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Project Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft