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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 90 54
Rank change year-on-year +41 -36  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 33 8 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.74% 0.59% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 0.69% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 16
Median daily rate £550 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.64% +2.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -0.56% +3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.09 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.87% -54.02%  

Data Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1007 1158 1200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.71% 85.40% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 637 640
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 23 June 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 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) SAS
3 16 (31.37%) Data Modelling
4 14 (27.45%) Banking
4 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
5 12 (23.53%) Analytics
6 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
6 11 (21.57%) Risk Analytics
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
8 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 9 (17.65%) Markit EDM
9 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
9 8 (15.69%) FactSet
9 8 (15.69%) R
9 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (15.69%) Statistics
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (15.69%) Python
9 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
10 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.73%) ETL
10 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (13.73%) Data Lineage
10 7 (13.73%) Regulatory Compliance
11 6 (11.76%) Teradata
12 5 (9.80%) Econometrics

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 16 (31.37%) SAS
2 3 (5.88%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.96%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) GIS
3 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.92%) Big Data
4 2 (3.92%) OLAP
4 2 (3.92%) QlikView
4 2 (3.92%) Spatial Data
4 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) QGIS
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Appium
1 1 (1.96%) ERwin
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) Selenium
1 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (45.10%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 12 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) GIS Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analytics Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) HR Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) iOS Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Analytics Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Manager
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) SSIS Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) SSIS Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) REST
1 1 (1.96%) SOAP
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Market Risk
3 3 (5.88%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.88%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.96%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Android
1 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Data Modelling
2 12 (23.53%) Analytics
3 11 (21.57%) Risk Analytics
4 9 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
5 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
5 8 (15.69%) Statistics
6 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) Data Lineage
6 7 (13.73%) ETL
6 7 (13.73%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (9.80%) Applied Mathematics
7 5 (9.80%) Econometrics
7 5 (9.80%) Master Data Management
8 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.84%) Predictive Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Signal Processing
8 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) MATLAB
3 8 (15.69%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) R
4 2 (3.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
1 4 (7.84%) PhD
2 2 (3.92%) CIMA
2 2 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
1 8 (15.69%) FactSet
2 6 (11.76%) Teradata
3 4 (7.84%) ESRI
4 3 (5.88%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.96%) IBM