The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Markit thinkFolio
UK / Scotland
Rank 104 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.15% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.25% 2.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £625 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
89 155 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.37% 5.86% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 100 89
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.11 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

thinkFolio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing thinkFolio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

thinkFolio
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

thinkFolio
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing thinkFolio within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 2 - -
thinkFolio
UK

thinkFolio
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for thinkFolio.

1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Charles River
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling

thinkFolio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Charles River
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle