Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 51 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 +32 -18
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 153 175 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.28% 3.62% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 4.21% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 125 48
Scotland median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +31.03% -19.44%
10th Percentile £204 £302 £262
90th Percentile £550 £617 £566
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Scotland median hourly rate £28.75 £12.53 £8.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.54% +44.21% -55.46%
10th Percentile £25.83 £11.63 £8.14
90th Percentile £32.28 £13.43 £39.29
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% +40.35% -25.00%

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 4,056 4,161 3,154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 86.91% 86.13% 85.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,245 2,440 1,854
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £238 £255 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 85 91
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.95% +10.26% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.76 £11.31 £10.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £45.50 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £23.86 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.59% - -

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 -6 116 £450 -7.69% 7
Glasgow -14 19 £431 -11.54% 5
North Lanarkshire - 3 £135 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £290 -
Highlands - 2 - -
Dundee 0 1 £115 - 1
Stirling -5 1 £500 +88.68%
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 85 (55.56%) Finance
2 36 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (19.61%) Investment Management
5 29 (18.95%) Migration
6 26 (16.99%) SQL
6 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
7 21 (13.73%) Active Directory
8 20 (13.07%) Windows
9 19 (12.42%) ITIL
10 18 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (11.11%) Oracle
11 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 16 (10.46%) Banking
12 16 (10.46%) Software Asset Management
13 15 (9.80%) Charles River
14 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
14 14 (9.15%) Windows 7
15 13 (8.50%) Project Management
15 13 (8.50%) Legal
15 13 (8.50%) Firewall
15 13 (8.50%) Scrum
15 13 (8.50%) CMDB
16 12 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (7.19%) Relational Database
17 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
17 11 (7.19%) Service Management
17 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
17 11 (7.19%) Cisco
18 10 (6.54%) RDBMS

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 4 (2.61%) SAS
2 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.65%) Mule
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Markit EDM
2 4 (2.61%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.31%) Maximo
4 1 (0.65%) assyst
4 1 (0.65%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.61%) Office 365
3 2 (1.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.50%) Firewall
2 10 (6.54%) VPN
3 7 (4.58%) LAN
3 7 (4.58%) SAN
3 7 (4.58%) WAN
4 5 (3.27%) Network Security
5 3 (1.96%) DHCP
5 3 (1.96%) Wireless
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.31%) DNS
6 2 (1.31%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.31%) Junos
6 2 (1.31%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.31%) WLAN
7 1 (0.65%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.19%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.54%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.58%) Data Mining
5 6 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.27%) OLAP
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.61%) Power BI
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.65%) DB2
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.65%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (3.27%) Subversion
3 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
4 4 (2.61%) Gradle
4 4 (2.61%) Maven
4 4 (2.61%) Selenium
5 3 (1.96%) JIRA
6 2 (1.31%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.65%) Grunt
7 1 (0.65%) gulp
7 1 (0.65%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.65%) JMeter
7 1 (0.65%) JUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Mockito
7 1 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 85 (55.56%) Finance
2 16 (10.46%) Banking
3 13 (8.50%) Legal
4 9 (5.88%) Advertising
5 8 (5.23%) Front Office
6 4 (2.61%) Back Office
7 3 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.31%) Games
8 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.31%) Retail
9 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 57 (37.25%) Analyst
2 19 (12.42%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.76%) Asset Management Analyst
4 14 (9.15%) Architect
4 14 (9.15%) Developer
5 11 (7.19%) Project Manager
6 10 (6.54%) Configuration Analyst
7 9 (5.88%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Software Analyst
8 8 (5.23%) IT Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Integration Architect
9 6 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) Service Analyst
9 6 (3.92%) Tester
10 5 (3.27%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Security Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.58%) AngularJS
1 7 (4.58%) CSS
1 7 (4.58%) Middleware
2 6 (3.92%) HTML
3 5 (3.27%) HTML5
3 5 (3.27%) JSON
3 5 (3.27%) Web Services
4 4 (2.61%) Ajax
4 4 (2.61%) Akka
4 4 (2.61%) J2EE
4 4 (2.61%) Spring
5 3 (1.96%) XML
6 2 (1.31%) .NET
6 2 (1.31%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.31%) React
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.65%) LESS
7 1 (0.65%) Sass
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) CMDB
2 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.23%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.58%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.61%) Derivative
6 4 (2.61%) Equities
6 4 (2.61%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.31%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.31%) iPhone
8 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.31%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.07%) Windows
2 14 (9.15%) Windows 7
3 10 (6.54%) Linux
3 10 (6.54%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.88%) Unix
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.27%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.61%) Android
8 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (19.61%) Investment Management
4 29 (18.95%) Migration
5 19 (12.42%) ITIL
6 18 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (10.46%) Software Asset Management
8 14 (9.15%) Configuration Management
9 13 (8.50%) Project Management
9 13 (8.50%) Scrum
10 11 (7.19%) Service Management
11 10 (6.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (6.54%) Wealth Management
12 9 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.88%) DevOps
12 9 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.23%) Business Analysis
13 8 (5.23%) ETL
13 8 (5.23%) Software Licensing
14 7 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.99%) SQL
2 7 (4.58%) Java
3 5 (3.27%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.27%) Perl
3 5 (3.27%) Python
4 4 (2.61%) C#
5 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.65%) ES6
6 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.65%) R
6 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.27%) CCIE
3 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.65%) CCNP
5 1 (0.65%) CISSP
5 1 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) MiFID
3 3 (1.96%) FATCA
3 3 (1.96%) GDPR
3 3 (1.96%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.31%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.61%) vSphere
4 3 (1.96%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.96%) XenApp
5 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.65%) Docker
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) SCCM
2 2 (1.31%) Ansible
2 2 (1.31%) DameWare
2 2 (1.31%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Cacti
3 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.11%) Oracle
3 15 (9.80%) Charles River
4 11 (7.19%) Cisco
5 10 (6.54%) VMware
6 7 (4.58%) IBM
7 6 (3.92%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.92%) Citrix
8 5 (3.27%) Sybase
9 4 (2.61%) Avaya
9 4 (2.61%) EMC
9 4 (2.61%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.61%) Verint
10 3 (1.96%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.96%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.96%) F5
10 3 (1.96%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.96%) Splunk
11 2 (1.31%) Teradata