Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 22 October 2020 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.

Translate Business Requirements
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 55 100 123
Rank change year-on-year +45 +23 -1
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 5 14 18
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.74% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.78% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 10
Median daily rate £400 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.95% +16.77%
10th Percentile £358 £338 £323
90th Percentile £425 £538 £575
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Translating Business Requirements 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 589 1,790 2,652
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.13% 87.70% 89.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 879 1,349
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £239 £271 £275
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 27
Median hourly rate £48.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +177.14% -30.00% +57.63%
10th Percentile £37.35 £11.17 £10.90
90th Percentile £67.05 £35.00 £43.96
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.30% -14.00% -4.31%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Translating Business Requirements as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in Edinburgh

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Edinburgh

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (40.00%) Parquet
2 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Avro
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) HDFS
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (40.00%) StreamSets
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration

Translating Business Requirements
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 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) Parquet
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (20.00%) Essbase
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Avro
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Microservices
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) StreamSets
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow