The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank - 128 135
Contract jobs citing WFM 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.31% 0.036%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.82% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +284.61%
WFM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2062 2613 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.15% 81.55% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1321 1152
Median daily rate £356 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 57 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing WFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WFM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 4 (100.00%) Verint
2 3 (75.00%) Workforce Optimisation
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Genesys
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics

WFM
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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Telephony Support
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Workforce Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Verint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Genesys