Period
to 23 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 57 118
Rank change year-on-year 0 +61 -55
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 179 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.46% 3.32% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.89% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 53 61
Scotland median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £327 £299 £255
90th Percentile £615 £575 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Scotland median hourly rate £11.40 £43.39 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.73% +122.51% +39.29%
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.87% -7.91% +26.67%

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 4,427 3,060 4,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.61% 85.36% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,685 1,779 2,598
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £519 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 66 84
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.88% -43.06% +34.65%
10th Percentile £10.51 £11.28 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.25 £46.62 £47.05
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.84% - +19.05%

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 May 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 May 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 +4 148 £475 +5.56% 4
Glasgow -20 21 £400 -27.27%
Renfrewshire -31 3 £89 -71.83%
Stirling - 2 £295 -
Dundee - 1 £450 -
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 112 (62.57%) Finance
2 59 (32.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (14.53%) Charles River
3 26 (14.53%) Migration
3 26 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (13.41%) Fixed Income
5 23 (12.85%) Project Management
5 23 (12.85%) Microsoft
6 22 (12.29%) Equities
6 22 (12.29%) Investment Management
7 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (10.06%) Active Directory
8 17 (9.50%) Windows
8 17 (9.50%) Banking
8 17 (9.50%) Markit EDM
9 15 (8.38%) Front Office
10 14 (7.82%) Scrum
10 14 (7.82%) SQL
11 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (7.26%) Bloomberg
11 13 (7.26%) Derivative
11 13 (7.26%) thinkFolio
12 11 (6.15%) Change Management
12 11 (6.15%) Linux
12 11 (6.15%) ITIL
12 11 (6.15%) Wealth Management
12 11 (6.15%) FIX Protocol
12 11 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (6.15%) Time Management
12 11 (6.15%) PowerShell

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 7 (3.91%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.12%) CMS
3 2 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.56%) Confluence
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.56%) SAS
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (7.26%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (4.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Markit EDM
2 13 (7.26%) thinkFolio
3 4 (2.23%) Maximo
4 2 (1.12%) HFM
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) Office 365
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.12%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) DHCP
2 7 (3.91%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.35%) Skype
4 3 (1.68%) DNS
4 3 (1.68%) Internet
5 2 (1.12%) ADSL
5 2 (1.12%) Broadband
5 2 (1.12%) Extranet
5 2 (1.12%) Firewall
5 2 (1.12%) HTTP
5 2 (1.12%) Intranet
5 2 (1.12%) SAN
5 2 (1.12%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.56%) LAN
6 1 (0.56%) MPLS
6 1 (0.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.56%) VLAN
6 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.68%) QlikView
1 3 (1.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.12%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
2 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.12%) OrientDB
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Zeppelin
3 1 (0.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.56%) DB2
3 1 (0.56%) KDB
Development Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.91%) JIRA
3 5 (2.79%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.12%) Selenium
General
1 112 (62.57%) Finance
2 17 (9.50%) Banking
3 15 (8.38%) Front Office
4 7 (3.91%) Back Office
5 6 (3.35%) Legal
6 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (1.68%) Private Banking
6 3 (1.68%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Billing
7 2 (1.12%) French Language
7 2 (1.12%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.12%) German Language
7 2 (1.12%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.12%) Law
7 2 (1.12%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (1.12%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (34.64%) Analyst
2 46 (25.70%) Project Manager
3 29 (16.20%) Business Analyst
4 19 (10.61%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 18 (10.06%) Architect
6 14 (7.82%) Asset Management Analyst
6 14 (7.82%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (6.70%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.15%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 11 (6.15%) Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 9 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Support Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) Consultant
10 6 (3.35%) Investment Management Business Analyst
10 6 (3.35%) IT Manager
10 6 (3.35%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.35%) Programme Manager
10 6 (3.35%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.79%) Charles River Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.15%) FIX Protocol
2 8 (4.47%) Middleware
3 6 (3.35%) HTML
4 5 (2.79%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.23%) CSS
5 4 (2.23%) REST
5 4 (2.23%) SOAP
6 3 (1.68%) Kafka
7 2 (1.12%) .NET
7 2 (1.12%) Akka
7 2 (1.12%) HTML5
7 2 (1.12%) Node.js
7 2 (1.12%) Play Framework
7 2 (1.12%) Web Services
8 1 (0.56%) RESTful
8 1 (0.56%) Spring
8 1 (0.56%) Velocity
8 1 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.56%) WPF
8 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.41%) Fixed Income
2 22 (12.29%) Equities
3 18 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (7.26%) Derivative
5 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.79%) Clustering
7 4 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.23%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.12%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.12%) PMI
8 2 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.50%) Windows
2 11 (6.15%) Linux
3 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.91%) Unix
4 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.79%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (14.53%) Migration
3 23 (12.85%) Project Management
4 22 (12.29%) Investment Management
5 14 (7.82%) Scrum
6 11 (6.15%) Change Management
6 11 (6.15%) ITIL
6 11 (6.15%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (6.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (6.15%) Time Management
6 11 (6.15%) Wealth Management
7 10 (5.59%) Fund Accounting
7 10 (5.59%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.03%) Analytics
8 9 (5.03%) Test Automation
9 8 (4.47%) Collaborative Working
9 8 (4.47%) ETL
9 8 (4.47%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (3.91%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.82%) SQL
2 11 (6.15%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.91%) Java
3 7 (3.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.91%) Python
4 4 (2.23%) Scala
5 3 (1.68%) C#
5 3 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.12%) C
6 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 2 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.35%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) CISSP
3 3 (1.68%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.12%) CGEIT
4 2 (1.12%) CISA
4 2 (1.12%) CRISC
4 2 (1.12%) SANS
5 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.59%) GDPR
1 10 (5.59%) MiFID
2 7 (3.91%) FATCA
3 6 (3.35%) Solvency II
4 4 (2.23%) PMO
4 4 (2.23%) QA
5 2 (1.12%) COBIT
5 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.56%) EMIR
System Software
1 18 (10.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (3.35%) XenApp
3 6 (3.35%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.68%) vSphere
5 2 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (5.59%) Ansible
2 9 (5.03%) SCCM
3 8 (4.47%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.47%) Puppet
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.68%) SCOM
6 2 (1.12%) RSA Archer
6 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.56%) Ambari
7 1 (0.56%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.56%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.56%) Kibana
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 26 (14.53%) Charles River
2 23 (12.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.26%) Bloomberg
4 7 (3.91%) Oracle
5 6 (3.35%) Citrix
5 6 (3.35%) CODA
5 6 (3.35%) Splunk
5 6 (3.35%) VMware
6 5 (2.79%) Cisco
6 5 (2.79%) HP
6 5 (2.79%) IBM
6 5 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.23%) Ab Initio
7 4 (2.23%) Google
7 4 (2.23%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.23%) Symantec
8 3 (1.68%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.68%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.68%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.68%) SolarWinds