The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RIMES products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RIMES over the 3 months to 17 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the RIMES Technologies Corporation.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RIMES
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing RIMES 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.071% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 - -
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 Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1042 1057 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.23% 42.71% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 503 487
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 41
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £58.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

RIMES
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RIMES Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RIMES
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RIMES Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

RIMES
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing RIMES 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 RIMES.

1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (50.00%) Charles River
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kindle
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001

RIMES
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing RIMES 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 RIMES. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) Charles River