Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Anomaly Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Anomaly Detection over the 6 months to 13 November 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.

Anomaly Detection (including Outlier Detection)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 174 185
Contract jobs citing Anomaly Detection 0 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.34% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.40% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Scotland median daily rate - £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year - +22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Anomaly Detection 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,687 4,251 3,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.94% 85.45% 84.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,524 2,390 2,180
Scotland median daily rate £400 £389 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +9.51% -5.33%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £239
90th Percentile £550 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 113 100
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.80 £9.94
90th Percentile £49.13 £44.35 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.66% +2.56% +2.27%

Anomaly Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Anomaly Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Anomaly Detection in Scotland

Anomaly Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Anomaly Detection in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Anomaly Detection in Scotland