Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 50 118
Rank change year-on-year -42 +68 -61
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 134 150 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.42% 3.47% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 4.12% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 67 53
Scotland median daily rate £450 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £607 £575 £615
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.39 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +119.70% +41.07%
UK median hourly rate £18.09 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +3.37% -6.69% +7.14%

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 4,822 3,640 4,574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.24% 84.32% 86.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,779 2,087 2,641
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £256 £260 £233
90th Percentile £546 £525 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 100
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +40.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.23
90th Percentile £49.38 £45.00 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £24.86 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.45% +5.79% +8.60%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -21 100 £475 +5.56% 4
Glasgow -12 27 £400 +33.33% 2
South Lanarkshire - 2 £213 -
West Lothian +3 1 - -
Stirling -4 1 £325 +8.33% 1
Dundee - 1 £450 -
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 84 (62.69%) Finance
2 42 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (15.67%) Banking
5 20 (14.93%) SQL
5 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
6 18 (13.43%) Project Management
7 17 (12.69%) Charles River
7 17 (12.69%) Scrum
8 16 (11.94%) Investment Management
9 13 (9.70%) Oracle
9 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (8.96%) Software Asset Management
10 12 (8.96%) Markit EDM
10 12 (8.96%) Fund Accounting
10 12 (8.96%) Windows
10 12 (8.96%) ETL
11 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
11 11 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (7.46%) Front Office
12 10 (7.46%) Active Directory
12 10 (7.46%) ITIL
12 10 (7.46%) Linux
12 10 (7.46%) Java
12 10 (7.46%) thinkFolio
12 10 (7.46%) JIRA
12 10 (7.46%) Fixed Income
12 10 (7.46%) Migration
12 10 (7.46%) Equities
13 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Office

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 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (2.99%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.99%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.24%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Markit EDM
2 10 (7.46%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.49%) HFM
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.75%) assyst
4 1 (0.75%) Maximo
4 1 (0.75%) MultiFonds
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Office 365
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) DHCP
2 4 (2.99%) Skype
2 4 (2.99%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.49%) ADSL
3 2 (1.49%) Broadband
3 2 (1.49%) Extranet
3 2 (1.49%) Firewall
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (1.49%) Intranet
3 2 (1.49%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.75%) DNS
4 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.75%) MPLS
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) Pentaho
2 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.99%) QlikView
4 3 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Zeppelin
6 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.75%) Big Data
6 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.75%) DB2
6 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.75%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) JIRA
2 9 (6.72%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.73%) Bitbucket
4 5 (3.73%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.24%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.49%) Selenium
6 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (62.69%) Finance
2 21 (15.67%) Banking
3 10 (7.46%) Front Office
4 8 (5.97%) Advertising
4 8 (5.97%) Legal
5 4 (2.99%) Back Office
6 3 (2.24%) Billing
6 3 (2.24%) General Ledger
6 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.24%) Private Banking
6 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.49%) French Language
7 2 (1.49%) German Language
7 2 (1.49%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.49%) Law
7 2 (1.49%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.49%) Marketing
7 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (40.30%) Analyst
2 20 (14.93%) Business Analyst
3 19 (14.18%) Project Manager
4 17 (12.69%) Architect
5 15 (11.19%) Developer
6 14 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (9.70%) Asset Management Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Software Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) IT Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) Consultant
11 5 (3.73%) Data Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) Senior Business Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (2.99%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) AngularJS
2 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 6 (4.48%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (3.73%) Drools
3 5 (3.73%) Middleware
4 4 (2.99%) HTML
5 3 (2.24%) CSS
5 3 (2.24%) Kafka
5 3 (2.24%) REST
5 3 (2.24%) SOAP
6 2 (1.49%) HTML5
7 1 (0.75%) Akka
7 1 (0.75%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) Play Framework
7 1 (0.75%) React
7 1 (0.75%) RESTful
7 1 (0.75%) Web Services
7 1 (0.75%) WPF
7 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.46%) Equities
2 10 (7.46%) Fixed Income
3 9 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.48%) Derivative
5 5 (3.73%) Cloud Native
5 5 (3.73%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.99%) Clustering
7 3 (2.24%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) PMI
9 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Windows
2 10 (7.46%) Linux
3 5 (3.73%) Unix
4 4 (2.99%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.24%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.49%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.34%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.43%) Project Management
4 17 (12.69%) Scrum
5 16 (11.94%) Investment Management
6 12 (8.96%) ETL
6 12 (8.96%) Fund Accounting
6 12 (8.96%) Software Asset Management
7 11 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
8 10 (7.46%) ITIL
8 10 (7.46%) Migration
9 9 (6.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (5.97%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.22%) Analytics
11 7 (5.22%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.22%) Data Management
11 7 (5.22%) Kanban
11 7 (5.22%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.22%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.93%) SQL
2 10 (7.46%) Java
3 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.48%) Python
4 5 (3.73%) R
5 3 (2.24%) C#
5 3 (2.24%) Scala
5 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.49%) PHP
6 2 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.48%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) CISSP
3 3 (2.24%) CISA
3 3 (2.24%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.49%) CGEIT
4 2 (1.49%) CRISC
4 2 (1.49%) PMP
4 2 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) CISM
5 1 (0.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) MiFID
3 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.24%) FATCA
3 3 (2.24%) GDPR
3 3 (2.24%) PMO
3 3 (2.24%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.49%) COBIT
4 2 (1.49%) SLA
5 1 (0.75%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.75%) EMIR
5 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (2.99%) XenApp
2 4 (2.99%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Ansible
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.99%) Puppet
3 2 (1.49%) FlexNet
3 2 (1.49%) RSA Archer
3 2 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.75%) Ambari
4 1 (0.75%) Control-M
4 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.75%) Kibana
4 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.69%) Charles River
3 13 (9.70%) Oracle
4 9 (6.72%) Bloomberg
5 8 (5.97%) CODA
6 6 (4.48%) Ab Initio
7 5 (3.73%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.73%) Splunk
8 4 (2.99%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.99%) IBM
9 3 (2.24%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.24%) Tableau
10 2 (1.49%) Cisco
10 2 (1.49%) Citrix
10 2 (1.49%) Concur
10 2 (1.49%) CyberArk
10 2 (1.49%) iManage
10 2 (1.49%) Informatica
10 2 (1.49%) Symantec
10 2 (1.49%) VMware