The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for BusinessWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 9.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £308 £401
% change year-on-year +54.47% -23.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BusinessWorks is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 101 132 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.75% 5.09% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 90 60
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

BusinessWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing BusinessWorks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessWorks in Scotland

BusinessWorks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BusinessWorks in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for BusinessWorks in Scotland

BusinessWorks
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 BusinessWorks within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 10 £475 -
BusinessWorks
UK

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 14 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
5 5 (35.71%) TIBCO Hawk
5 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
7 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) Rendezvous
7 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
7 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 3 (21.43%) Coaching
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (14.29%) BDD
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 2 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (7.14%) Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Service Design

BusinessWorks
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 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) TIBCO Developer
2 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (21.43%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) Rendezvous
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Service Design
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle