Period
to 17 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 80 65
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 0
Contract jobs citing Asset Management 176 94 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.61% 2.52% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.01% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 48 96
Scotland median daily rate £475 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -19.44% -
10th Percentile £291 £262 £225
90th Percentile £616 £566 £619
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Scotland median hourly rate £12.53 £8.69 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.21% -55.46% +69.57%
10th Percentile £11.63 £8.14 £18.75
90th Percentile £13.43 £39.29 £20.25
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £14.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +40.35% -25.00% +8.57%

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 4,148 3,121 4,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.19% 83.79% 82.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,439 1,844 2,401
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £513 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 79 64
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% -37.60% +35.31%
10th Percentile £11.31 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £46.80 £46.70
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year -4.00% +3.18% +21.15%

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 February 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 February 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 +25 147 £481 +24.19% 9
Glasgow -9 12 £488 -11.36% 1
Stirling +7 8 £265 -
Renfrewshire +37 5 £183 -42.06%
Dundee - 1 - -
Asset Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 116 (65.91%) Finance
2 46 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.91%) Migration
5 27 (15.34%) Fixed Income
6 24 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 23 (13.07%) Active Directory
7 23 (13.07%) Equities
8 22 (12.50%) Investment Management
8 22 (12.50%) Markit EDM
9 20 (11.36%) PowerShell
9 20 (11.36%) Windows
10 19 (10.80%) Derivative
11 17 (9.66%) Scrum
11 17 (9.66%) SQL
12 16 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (9.09%) Charles River
13 15 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (7.95%) GDPR
14 14 (7.95%) Project Management
14 14 (7.95%) VMware
14 14 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (7.39%) Configuration Management
15 13 (7.39%) Windows Server
16 12 (6.82%) Ansible
16 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
16 12 (6.82%) Puppet
16 12 (6.82%) Front Office
17 11 (6.25%) Validation

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 (1.70%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.14%) CMS
2 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (12.50%) Markit EDM
2 7 (3.98%) thinkFolio
3 3 (1.70%) Maximo
4 2 (1.14%) HiPortfolio
4 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) SAN
2 6 (3.41%) DHCP
3 4 (2.27%) DNS
4 3 (1.70%) Internet
4 3 (1.70%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.14%) DMZ
5 2 (1.14%) Network Security
5 2 (1.14%) Skype
6 1 (0.57%) Firewall
6 1 (0.57%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.57%) LAN
6 1 (0.57%) NAS
6 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.57%) VLAN
6 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.57%) Big Data
5 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.57%) GIS
5 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.57%) KDB
5 1 (0.57%) MS Access
5 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.57%) OrientDB
5 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.57%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.98%) FitNesse
3 4 (2.27%) ProC
4 3 (1.70%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (0.57%) NUnit
6 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 116 (65.91%) Finance
2 12 (6.82%) Front Office
3 10 (5.68%) Banking
3 10 (5.68%) Legal
4 4 (2.27%) Back Office
4 4 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
6 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (36.36%) Analyst
2 39 (22.16%) Project Manager
3 36 (20.45%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.23%) Developer
4 18 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (9.66%) Asset Management Project Manager
6 13 (7.39%) Asset Management Analyst
7 11 (6.25%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 11 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 10 (5.68%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 10 (5.68%) Consultant
9 9 (5.11%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.11%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (3.41%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.41%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.84%) Architect
12 5 (2.84%) Security Analyst
12 5 (2.84%) Software Consultant
13 4 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) .NET
2 5 (2.84%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (2.84%) Middleware
3 3 (1.70%) LDAP
3 3 (1.70%) Web Services
3 3 (1.70%) XML
4 2 (1.14%) HTML
4 2 (1.14%) REST
5 1 (0.57%) Akka
5 1 (0.57%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.57%) Aurelia
5 1 (0.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.57%) Flash
5 1 (0.57%) JavaFX
5 1 (0.57%) Node.js
5 1 (0.57%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.57%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.57%) SOAP
5 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.34%) Fixed Income
2 23 (13.07%) Equities
3 19 (10.80%) Derivative
4 14 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.98%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.84%) PKI
8 3 (1.70%) CMDB
9 2 (1.14%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.57%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.57%) Clustering
10 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.57%) Replication
10 1 (0.57%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.57%) User Experience
10 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Windows
2 16 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (8.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (7.39%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.25%) Linux
6 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.41%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.14%) Unix
10 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.91%) Migration
4 22 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 17 (9.66%) Scrum
6 14 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (7.95%) Project Management
7 13 (7.39%) Configuration Management
8 11 (6.25%) Validation
9 10 (5.68%) Change Management
9 10 (5.68%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (5.68%) ETL
9 10 (5.68%) ITIL
10 9 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.11%) Software Asset Management
10 9 (5.11%) Target Operating Model
10 9 (5.11%) Test Automation
10 9 (5.11%) Workflow
11 8 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.36%) PowerShell
2 17 (9.66%) SQL
3 7 (3.98%) Ruby
4 6 (3.41%) C#
5 3 (1.70%) Java
5 3 (1.70%) Python
6 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.57%) C
7 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.57%) Perl
7 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.57%) Scala
7 1 (0.57%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (1.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) CISSP
3 1 (0.57%) CEH
3 1 (0.57%) ISEB
3 1 (0.57%) OSCP
3 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) GDPR
2 11 (6.25%) MiFID
3 10 (5.68%) FATCA
3 10 (5.68%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.70%) COBIT
5 2 (1.14%) EMIR
6 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.57%) PMO
6 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.55%) vSphere
3 3 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.14%) XenApp
4 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.57%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) Ansible
1 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (6.82%) Puppet
2 7 (3.98%) SCCM
3 3 (1.70%) SCOM
4 2 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.57%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.57%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.09%) Charles River
3 14 (7.95%) VMware
4 9 (5.11%) Bloomberg
5 8 (4.55%) Citrix
6 7 (3.98%) CA
6 7 (3.98%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (3.41%) HP
8 4 (2.27%) Cisco
8 4 (2.27%) Oracle
8 4 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.27%) Vermilion
9 3 (1.70%) Google
9 3 (1.70%) IBM
9 3 (1.70%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.70%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.70%) Symantec
10 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.57%) Adobe