Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 89 52
Rank change year-on-year +29 -37 +12
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 155 108 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.07% 2.49% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 2.98% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 54 114
Scotland median daily rate £400 £364 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% -14.41% -
10th Percentile £281 £267 £286
90th Percentile £601 £551 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Scotland median hourly rate £28.52 £9.23 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +208.99% - -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.03% -23.68% +16.03%

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 4247 3622 5073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.22% 83.57% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2423 2125 2649
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

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 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Asset Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 +26 117 £450 +20.00% 4
Glasgow -17 20 £325 -18.75% 1
Stirling +11 10 £265 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £285 -
Aberdeen -10 1 £375 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Perthshire - 1 - -
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Asset Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Asset Management.

1 104 (67.10%) Finance
2 33 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (18.06%) SQL
4 26 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (15.48%) Markit EDM
6 20 (12.90%) Fixed Income
7 19 (12.26%) Banking
8 18 (11.61%) Investment Management
9 17 (10.97%) Windows
10 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
10 16 (10.32%) Active Directory
11 15 (9.68%) Scrum
11 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
12 14 (9.03%) Charles River
13 13 (8.39%) Equities
14 12 (7.74%) Legal
14 12 (7.74%) Project Management
14 12 (7.74%) SDLC
15 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
15 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (7.10%) C#
15 11 (7.10%) Derivative
16 10 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (6.45%) Migration
16 10 (6.45%) .NET
16 10 (6.45%) Configuration Management
16 10 (6.45%) Software Asset Management
16 10 (6.45%) Windows Server
17 9 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement

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 3 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.94%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.29%) FileNet
2 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Mule
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (15.48%) Markit EDM
2 5 (3.23%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.29%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.94%) PaaS
3 2 (1.29%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.29%) Office 365
4 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) SAN
2 4 (2.58%) Firewall
2 4 (2.58%) iSCSI
2 4 (2.58%) NAS
3 3 (1.94%) LDAP
3 3 (1.94%) Skype
3 3 (1.94%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.29%) 802.11
4 2 (1.29%) BGP
4 2 (1.29%) DHCP
4 2 (1.29%) DMZ
4 2 (1.29%) DNS
4 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.29%) IPsec
4 2 (1.29%) LAN
4 2 (1.29%) MPLS
4 2 (1.29%) OSPF
4 2 (1.29%) VPN
4 2 (1.29%) WAN
4 2 (1.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.58%) Big Data
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.94%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.65%) DB2
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) MS Access
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) FitNesse
2 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.58%) ProC
4 2 (1.29%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.29%) JIRA
4 2 (1.29%) JUnit
5 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.65%) JMeter
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.65%) Mockito
5 1 (0.65%) NUnit
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 104 (67.10%) Finance
2 19 (12.26%) Banking
3 12 (7.74%) Legal
4 8 (5.16%) Front Office
5 6 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.29%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (32.26%) Analyst
2 33 (21.29%) Developer
3 29 (18.71%) Business Analyst
4 17 (10.97%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.10%) Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (5.81%) IT Manager
7 7 (4.52%) Architect
7 7 (4.52%) Asset Management Analyst
7 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.87%) Investment Management Business Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) Asset Management Business Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.23%) IT Support
9 5 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) Software Consultant
9 5 (3.23%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.23%) Test Analyst
10 4 (2.58%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.45%) .NET
2 7 (4.52%) Web Services
3 3 (1.94%) XML
4 2 (1.29%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.29%) Ajax
4 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.29%) CSS
4 2 (1.29%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.29%) HTML
4 2 (1.29%) Spring
5 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.65%) Grok
5 1 (0.65%) HTML5
5 1 (0.65%) Kafka
5 1 (0.65%) LINQ
5 1 (0.65%) REST
5 1 (0.65%) WinForms
5 1 (0.65%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.90%) Fixed Income
2 15 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.39%) Equities
4 11 (7.10%) Derivative
5 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.87%) PKI
7 5 (3.23%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.58%) CMDB
9 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.29%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.29%) User Experience
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.65%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.65%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.97%) Windows
2 11 (7.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.81%) Linux
5 8 (5.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.29%) Unix
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (11.61%) Investment Management
4 15 (9.68%) Scrum
5 12 (7.74%) Project Management
5 12 (7.74%) SDLC
6 10 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (6.45%) Migration
6 10 (6.45%) Software Asset Management
7 9 (5.81%) Analytics
7 9 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (5.16%) Business Analysis
8 8 (5.16%) Portfolio Management
9 7 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.52%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.52%) TDD
9 7 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.87%) ETL
10 6 (3.87%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.06%) SQL
2 11 (7.10%) C#
2 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.87%) Java
4 5 (3.23%) Ruby
5 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.94%) Perl
6 3 (1.94%) Python
7 2 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.29%) VBA
8 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.65%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) Scala
8 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (1.94%) CISSP
1 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
1 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.29%) CEH
3 1 (0.65%) CISM
3 1 (0.65%) CRISC
3 1 (0.65%) Degree
3 1 (0.65%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) OSCP
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.81%) MiFID
2 8 (5.16%) EMIR
3 6 (3.87%) Solvency II
4 5 (3.23%) GDPR
5 4 (2.58%) FATCA
6 2 (1.29%) COBIT
6 2 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.29%) PMO
6 2 (1.29%) QA
7 1 (0.65%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) Ansible
1 8 (5.16%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.16%) Puppet
2 4 (2.58%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (2.58%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.29%) Cacti
4 2 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.65%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) Charles River
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle
3 8 (5.16%) VMware
4 6 (3.87%) CA
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco
4 6 (3.87%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.23%) Citrix
6 4 (2.58%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.58%) EMC
7 3 (1.94%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.94%) Vermilion
8 2 (1.29%) F5
8 2 (1.29%) FactSet
8 2 (1.29%) IBM
8 2 (1.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.29%) Splunk
8 2 (1.29%) Sybase
8 2 (1.29%) Symantec