Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Management over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Management
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 22 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -17 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Management 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.00% 2.80% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 3.53% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Aberdeen median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - -
Scotland median daily rate £475 £380 £455
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.39% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £49.41
% change year-on-year -0.66% -23.60% -

Data Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79 85 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 79.00% 79.44% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 15
Aberdeen median daily rate £417 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.02% -33.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £148 £100 £148
90th Percentile £484 £406 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 7
Aberdeen median hourly rate £15.86 £38.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.81% -9.41% +142.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £26.80
90th Percentile £37.53 £62.00 £46.60
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £22.75 £23.35
% change year-on-year -4.40% -2.57% +3.78%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Aberdeen

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Management in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Environments
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) EDMS
3 2 (28.57%) LiveLink
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) EDMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Server Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow