The table below looks at the statistics for Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
Rank 123 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 2.05% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £463 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Unit4 Business World
UK

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
135 146 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.29% 5.40% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 80 76
Average daily rate £438 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £261 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £680 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.86 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+113.88% -52.38%

Unit4 Business World
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Unit4 Business World Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the Scotland region.

Unit4 Business World Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Unit4 Business World Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -7 4 £400 -15.78%
Unit4 Business World
UK

Unit4 Business World
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) ETL
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) ERP
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
7 6 (26.09%) Advertising
7 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (21.74%) Bloomberg
8 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
8 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
9 4 (17.39%) Middleware
9 4 (17.39%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) MiFID
10 3 (13.04%) Eikon
10 3 (13.04%) FactSet
10 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
11 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
11 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
11 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing

Unit4 Business World
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Markit EDM
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (21.74%) thinkFolio
2 3 (13.04%) Eikon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) BizTalk Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) ERP Manager
2 5 (21.74%) ERP Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Developer
3 2 (8.70%) MiFID Architect
4 1 (4.35%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) HR Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ETL
2 9 (39.13%) ERP
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 5 (21.74%) Asset Management
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Data Transformation
7 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) MiFID
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Bloomberg
3 3 (13.04%) FactSet
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.35%) IBM