The table below looks at the statistics for LatentZero 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 LatentZero over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero
Rank - 110 105
Contract jobs citing LatentZero 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.81% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate
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- £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £301 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
208 166 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.57% 6.64% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 70 77
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £435
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £165.00 - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -11.55%

LatentZero
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LatentZero Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LatentZero
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LatentZero Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing LatentZero 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 LatentZero.

1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) thinkFolio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM

LatentZero
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

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

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fidessa
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River
1 1 (100.00%) thinkFolio