Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 110 44
Rank change year-on-year +16 -66 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Management 40 17 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.37% 0.81% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.96% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 49
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 £338 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.96% -25.00% +8.43%
10th Percentile £321 £202 £320
90th Percentile £649 £475 £613
Scotland median daily rate £450 £405 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.72
% change year-on-year -1.32% +12.69% -

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 2454 1769 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.96% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1012 1378
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +12.64%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Management 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Management.

1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Data Quality
3 12 (30.00%) Markit EDM
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
6 8 (20.00%) Data Lineage
7 7 (17.50%) SDLC
7 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.00%) SQL
8 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (15.00%) Reference Data
9 5 (12.50%) Investment Management
9 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (12.50%) SAS
9 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.50%) Banking
10 4 (10.00%) ETL
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
10 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (7.50%) QA
11 3 (7.50%) Market Risk
11 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.50%) Big Data
11 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
11 3 (7.50%) Teradata
11 3 (7.50%) GIS
12 2 (5.00%) ESRI
12 2 (5.00%) ArcGIS

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 5 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) GIS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Impala
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) Spatial Data
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) ERwin
2 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Data Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Data Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Data Modeller
7 1 (2.50%) GIS Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Information Governance Officer
7 1 (2.50%) Risk Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Reference Data
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Data Lineage
3 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Management
8 2 (5.00%) Information Management
8 2 (5.00%) Remote Sensing
8 2 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) R
3 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CIMA
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.50%) QA
3 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.50%) BS7666
4 1 (2.50%) COBIT
4 1 (2.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (7.50%) Teradata
3 2 (5.00%) ESRI
3 2 (5.00%) FactSet
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Charles River
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Talend