The first table below looks at the demand for Information Management 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 Information Management over the 3 months to 29 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Management
Rank 118 92 103
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +11
Contract jobs citing Information Management 16 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.03% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £14.25 £16.68
% change year-on-year
+105.26% -14.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2073 1746 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.46% 70.80% 65.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 870 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Information Management
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Information Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Information Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Information Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Information Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Information Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Information Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Information Management
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 Information Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 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 - 8 £315 - 2
Glasgow -4 5 £443 - 2
Aberdeen -8 1 - -
Fife - - - -
Argyll and Bute - - - -
Information Management
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Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Information Management 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 Information Management.

1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
1 9 (28.13%) Data Architecture
1 9 (28.13%) Metadata Management
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 7 (21.88%) XML
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (21.88%) Big Data
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) SSCP
5 4 (12.50%) UNIX
5 4 (12.50%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) LAN
5 4 (12.50%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) CCSP
5 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.50%) GIAC
5 4 (12.50%) Firewall
5 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 4 (12.50%) CEH
5 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (9.38%) Information Governance
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Document Management
6 3 (9.38%) Maximo

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Information Management 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 Information Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Maximo
2 1 (3.13%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) EDMS
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) IT Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Data Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Spatial Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Information Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (3.13%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) MI Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Director
7 1 (3.13%) GIS Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 3 (9.38%) Taxonomies
3 3 (9.38%) GIS
4 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 2 (6.25%) Photography
4 2 (6.25%) Semantic Web
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) RMADS
5 1 (3.13%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Data Architecture
1 9 (28.13%) Metadata Management
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Information Governance
5 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Document Management
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CCSP
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.50%) GIAC
1 4 (12.50%) CEH
1 4 (12.50%) SSCP
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) T-Plan
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago