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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 143 129 124
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.069% 0.10% 0.040%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+18.12% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.41%
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
2398 2323 1947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.63% 79.75% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1238 1090
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.35 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +25.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-business within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +6 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
E-business
UK

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) HR Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CIPD
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft