The first table below looks at the demand for Memory 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 Memory Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Memory Management
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
+29.56% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2080 1730 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.39% 70.35% 64.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 865 812
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £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 36 43 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.40 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Memory Management
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Memory Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Memory Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Memory Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Memory Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Memory 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 Memory Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 6 £388 -
Memory Management
UK

Memory Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Memory 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 Memory Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) KDB
3 4 (44.44%) StreamBase
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) COM+
5 2 (22.22%) DCOM
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering

Memory Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Memory 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 Memory Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Coherence
1 2 (22.22%) GemFire
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) KDB
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) COM+
3 2 (22.22%) DCOM
3 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (11.11%) ATL
4 1 (11.11%) STL
4 1 (11.11%) MFC
4 1 (11.11%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) StreamBase
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft