Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 70 114
Rank change year-on-year -27 +44 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Management 41 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.37% 2.05% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.44% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 19
Edinburgh median daily rate £334 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.79% +11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £136 £278 £315
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
Scotland median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.28 - £8.36

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 2,609 1,886 2,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.26% 84.16% 85.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,503 1,154 1,332
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £257 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.65% +0.28% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.10
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.05%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) Banking
4 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
5 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) SAS
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.20%) Data Quality
7 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.76%) Spatial Data
8 4 (9.76%) Analytics
8 4 (9.76%) GDPR
8 4 (9.76%) R
8 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) JIRA
8 4 (9.76%) Investment Management
8 4 (9.76%) Reference Data
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (7.32%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle
9 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
9 3 (7.32%) Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence

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 (12.20%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.44%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) GeoServer
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.32%) Chatbot
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.88%) Actimize
3 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.44%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Spatial Data
3 3 (7.32%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) GIS
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.44%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.44%) Impala
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Data Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Data Scientist
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Fraud Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (4.88%) Spatial Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Strategy Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Coordinator
6 1 (2.44%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
1 3 (7.32%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Reference Data
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.32%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.44%) FMCG
5 1 (2.44%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Investment Management
6 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Data Lineage
6 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Data Science
6 3 (7.32%) Deep Learning
6 3 (7.32%) Experimental Design
6 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.32%) Naive Bayes
6 3 (7.32%) Random Forest
6 3 (7.32%) Reinforcement Learning
6 3 (7.32%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) R
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (9.76%) GDPR
3 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) ESRI
4 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.44%) Charles River
4 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.44%) CODA
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (2.44%) MapR
4 1 (2.44%) Planview
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.44%) Trillium