The first table below looks at the demand for HiPortfolio 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 HiPortfolio over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Business Applications 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DST Global Solutions HiPortfolio
Rank 130 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing HiPortfolio 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.073% 0.20% -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.00% 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £500 £588
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
200 164 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.25% 6.65% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 69 78
Average daily rate £415 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £165.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
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HiPortfolio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HiPortfolio across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

HiPortfolio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

HiPortfolio
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

HiPortfolio Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

HiPortfolio
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing HiPortfolio 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 HiPortfolio.

1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) MultiFonds
1 2 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Charles River

HiPortfolio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing HiPortfolio 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 HiPortfolio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MultiFonds
2 1 (25.00%) Markit EDM
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Charles River