The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Qualifications 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
International Institute of Business Analysis (IIBA)
Rank 132 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing IIBA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.041% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £360 £420
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 - -
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
604 357 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.97% 14.48% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 186 133
Average daily rate £347 £355 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 35
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.43 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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 25 July 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 -17 1 - -
IIBA
UK

IIBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) EMIR
1 3 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Charles River
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining

IIBA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Equities
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) EMIR
1 3 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Charles River