The table below looks at the statistics for IIBA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IIBA over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IIBA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £365 £420
% change year-on-year
-6.16% -13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year
-33.57% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
537 377 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.39% 15.14% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 189 158
Average daily rate £347 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

IIBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IIBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IIBA
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 IIBA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
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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 - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
IIBA
UK

IIBA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing IIBA 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 IIBA.

1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing IIBA 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 IIBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank