Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 26 April 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 > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 76 94
Rank change year-on-year -13 +18 -42
Contract jobs citing Data Management 48 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.70% 1.52% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.76% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £271 £278 £308
90th Percentile £639 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £37.75 £28.89
% change year-on-year -34.97% +30.69% -19.76%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,459 1,595 2,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.26% 86.36% 84.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,490 995 1,349
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £275
90th Percentile £575 £554 £563
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £16.93 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.04% -25.58% -20.18%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.95 £14.13
90th Percentile £111.75 £43.77 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -50.00% +32.11%

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Edinburgh

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Edinburgh

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Edinburgh

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 11 (22.92%) Data Quality
4 9 (18.75%) GDPR
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 7 (14.58%) Migration
6 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
6 7 (14.58%) Spatial Data
7 6 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
7 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
7 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 6 (12.50%) UML
8 5 (10.42%) Python
8 5 (10.42%) ETL
8 5 (10.42%) GIS
8 5 (10.42%) Data Strategy
9 4 (8.33%) Markit EDM
9 4 (8.33%) Linux
9 4 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.33%) Unix
9 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Management
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.25%) Investment Management
10 3 (6.25%) QA
10 3 (6.25%) TOGAF

Data Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.08%) Actimize
2 1 (2.08%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.08%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Spatial Data
2 6 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (10.42%) GIS
4 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.25%) QGIS
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (2.08%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) Impala
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Private Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
2 9 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) GDPR Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Spatial Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.08%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
3 7 (14.58%) Migration
4 6 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 6 (12.50%) UML
5 5 (10.42%) Data Strategy
5 5 (10.42%) ETL
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Management
6 4 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Information Management
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) Data Quality
2 9 (18.75%) GDPR
3 3 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) BS7666
4 1 (2.08%) COBIT
4 1 (2.08%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) ESRI
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) Tableau
3 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.08%) Charles River
3 1 (2.08%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.08%) CODA
3 1 (2.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) MapR
3 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) Vermilion