The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Management
Rank 111 110 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Information Management 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.45% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £335 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% -15.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £270 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £523 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+181.66% -16.66%
Information Management
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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
2244 1765 1496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.67% 72.13% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 889 793
Average daily rate £400 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £246 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 21 22
Average hourly rate £31.70 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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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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
Glasgow - 6 £415 -
Edinburgh -10 2 £350 +29.62% 1
Aberdeen -2 1 - -
Stirling - - - -
Information Management
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Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Big Data
3 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Data Management
3 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (22.73%) Cognos
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
5 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Sybase
6 3 (13.64%) DB2
6 3 (13.64%) OLAP
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) Informatica

Information Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SAS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SPSS
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) Big Data
3 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 3 (13.64%) DB2
5 3 (13.64%) OLAP
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Toad
1 1 (4.55%) JDeveloper
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
1 7 (31.82%) Data Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Data Integration Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Report Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Reference Data
3 3 (13.64%) Social Media
4 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 2 (9.09%) RMADS
5 1 (4.55%) LIMS
5 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 6 (27.27%) Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
3 5 (22.73%) Data Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Information Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Master Data Management
5 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Security
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Cognos
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Informatica
3 3 (13.64%) Teradata
3 3 (13.64%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) SAP