Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Asset Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Asset Management over the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Asset Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 62 99
Rank change year-on-year -27 +37 -49
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 127 146 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.36% 3.02% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.53% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 45
Scotland median daily rate £425 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £213 £299 £313
90th Percentile £538 £575 £556
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £43.39 £9.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +370.10% -43.20%
10th Percentile £31.00 £19.60 £8.14
90th Percentile £33.00 £43.39 £20.15
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.74% +24.67% -18.92%

Asset 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 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 4,720 4,131 3,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.86% 85.33% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,538 2,327 2,338
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +10.56% -5.93%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £230
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 100
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £9.94
90th Percentile £49.50 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%

Asset Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Asset Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Asset Management in Scotland

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Asset Management in Scotland

Asset Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Asset Management in Scotland

Asset Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Asset Management in Scotland

Asset Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Asset Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 87 £450 +12.50% 8
Glasgow -12 26 £400 +23.08% 4
South Lanarkshire - 4 £236 -
Highlands - 2 - -
Aberdeen +12 1 - -
Inverclyde +4 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £145 - 1
West Lothian - 1 - -
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Asset 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 70 (55.12%) Finance
2 30 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (21.26%) SQL
4 26 (20.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (16.54%) Investment Management
5 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.75%) Software Asset Management
7 18 (14.17%) Migration
8 17 (13.39%) Scrum
9 16 (12.60%) Project Management
9 16 (12.60%) Banking
10 15 (11.81%) ITIL
11 14 (11.02%) Oracle
11 14 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
12 13 (10.24%) Windows
12 13 (10.24%) ETL
12 13 (10.24%) Service Management
13 12 (9.45%) Configuration Management
14 11 (8.66%) Test Automation
14 11 (8.66%) Legal
15 10 (7.87%) Advertising
15 10 (7.87%) Charles River
15 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
15 10 (7.87%) DevOps
16 9 (7.09%) Fund Accounting
16 9 (7.09%) Markit EDM
16 9 (7.09%) Linux
16 9 (7.09%) Risk Management
16 9 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Asset Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (1.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Markit EDM
2 5 (3.94%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.57%) Maximo
4 1 (0.79%) assyst
4 1 (0.79%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.15%) DHCP
1 4 (3.15%) LAN
1 4 (3.15%) WAN
2 2 (1.57%) ADSL
2 2 (1.57%) Broadband
2 2 (1.57%) Extranet
2 2 (1.57%) Firewall
2 2 (1.57%) Intranet
2 2 (1.57%) Junos
2 2 (1.57%) SAN
2 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.57%) VPN
2 2 (1.57%) Wireless
2 2 (1.57%) WLAN
3 1 (0.79%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) Skype
3 1 (0.79%) SMS
3 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.72%) Pentaho
4 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.36%) QlikView
6 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.57%) OLAP
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.79%) DB2
7 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) JIRA
2 7 (5.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.51%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.72%) Bitbucket
3 6 (4.72%) IntelliJ
4 5 (3.94%) FitNesse
4 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.57%) Selenium
8 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (55.12%) Finance
2 16 (12.60%) Banking
3 11 (8.66%) Legal
4 10 (7.87%) Advertising
5 7 (5.51%) Front Office
6 3 (2.36%) Retail
7 2 (1.57%) Back Office
7 2 (1.57%) French Language
7 2 (1.57%) Games
7 2 (1.57%) German Language
7 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.57%) Law
7 2 (1.57%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.57%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.79%) Publishing
8 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (37.01%) Analyst
2 16 (12.60%) Developer
3 15 (11.81%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.24%) Software Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Asset Management Analyst
6 11 (8.66%) Business Analyst
7 10 (7.87%) IT Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Asset Management Project Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Tester
10 5 (3.94%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.94%) Build Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Configuration Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.15%) IT Support
11 4 (3.15%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.15%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.72%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) Drools
3 5 (3.94%) Middleware
4 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.79%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) HTML5
4 1 (0.79%) SOAP
4 1 (0.79%) WPF
4 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.51%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.72%) Cloud Native
3 6 (4.72%) CMDB
4 5 (3.94%) Derivative
4 5 (3.94%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.15%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.15%) Equities
5 4 (3.15%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.57%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) iPhone
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.79%) PKI
8 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.24%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Linux
3 7 (5.51%) Unix
3 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.15%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.57%) Android
8 1 (0.79%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (16.54%) Investment Management
4 20 (15.75%) Software Asset Management
5 18 (14.17%) Migration
6 17 (13.39%) Scrum
7 16 (12.60%) Project Management
8 15 (11.81%) ITIL
9 14 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (10.24%) ETL
10 13 (10.24%) Service Management
11 12 (9.45%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.66%) Test Automation
13 10 (7.87%) DevOps
14 9 (7.09%) Fund Accounting
14 9 (7.09%) Risk Management
14 9 (7.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (6.30%) Kanban
15 8 (6.30%) Software Licensing
16 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.26%) SQL
2 7 (5.51%) Java
3 6 (4.72%) C#
3 6 (4.72%) R
4 5 (3.94%) Python
5 3 (2.36%) Perl
6 2 (1.57%) PHP
6 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.72%) Degree
1 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.36%) CISSP
2 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.36%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) CISA
3 2 (1.57%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) CGEIT
4 1 (0.79%) CISM
4 1 (0.79%) CRISC
4 1 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.36%) FATCA
2 3 (2.36%) GDPR
2 3 (2.36%) MiFID
2 3 (2.36%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) vSphere
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.57%) XenApp
4 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.79%) Docker
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) SCCM
2 2 (1.57%) Ansible
2 2 (1.57%) DameWare
2 2 (1.57%) FlexNet
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) Control-M
3 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.79%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.02%) Oracle
3 10 (7.87%) Charles River
4 5 (3.94%) Ab Initio
4 5 (3.94%) Bloomberg
4 5 (3.94%) IBM
4 5 (3.94%) VMware
5 4 (3.15%) Cisco
5 4 (3.15%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.36%) Avaya
6 3 (2.36%) Tableau
6 3 (2.36%) Verint
7 2 (1.57%) Citrix
7 2 (1.57%) CODA
7 2 (1.57%) FactSet
7 2 (1.57%) HP
7 2 (1.57%) Juniper
7 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.57%) Speakerbus
7 2 (1.57%) Teradata