Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 24 June 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.

Collaborative Working
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 125 178
Rank change year-on-year -11 +53 -17
Contract jobs citing Collaborative Working 65 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.23% 0.87% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.03% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 15
Scotland median daily rate £430 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £270
90th Percentile £600 £475 £483
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -48.81% +7.69% +24.42%

Collaborative Working 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 4,529 3,304 4,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.49% 84.74% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,723 1,917 2,655
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 £549 £520 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 76 90
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.58% -25.69% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.56 £11.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.25 £46.25 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £21.73 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.08% - +16.28%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Collaborative Working as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in Scotland

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Collaborative Working in Scotland

Collaborative Working
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Collaborative Working in Scotland

Collaborative Working
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 Collaborative Working within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 June 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 +13 48 £450 +5.88% 15
Glasgow -25 18 £330 -12.00% 16
Collaborative Working
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) Finance
3 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.92%) Service Design
5 10 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
5 10 (15.38%) Banking
6 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (13.85%) C#
7 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.31%) Degree
7 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (10.77%) Coaching
8 7 (10.77%) RESTful
8 7 (10.77%) JIRA
8 7 (10.77%) SQL
9 6 (9.23%) QA
9 6 (9.23%) Asset Management
9 6 (9.23%) User Stories
10 5 (7.69%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (7.69%) Kanban
10 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
10 5 (7.69%) .NET
10 5 (7.69%) HTML
10 5 (7.69%) Java
10 5 (7.69%) JavaScript

Collaborative Working
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 2 (3.08%) Confluence
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.15%) QlikView
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (10.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) JBehave
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Economy
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Analyst
1 10 (15.38%) Developer
1 10 (15.38%) User Researcher
2 9 (13.85%) Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 4 (6.15%) Asset Management Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Coach
6 3 (4.62%) CRM Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Digital Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Agile Scrum Master
7 2 (3.08%) Agile Test Manager
7 2 (3.08%) QA Manager
7 2 (3.08%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) RESTful
2 5 (7.69%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.15%) CSS
3 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.15%) JPA
3 4 (6.15%) Spring
4 3 (4.62%) JSON
5 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.08%) REST
5 2 (3.08%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) jQuery
6 1 (1.54%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.54%) Middleware
6 1 (1.54%) SOAP
6 1 (1.54%) Web Services
6 1 (1.54%) XHTML
6 1 (1.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) Derivative
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.62%) User Experience
5 2 (3.08%) Fintech
6 1 (1.54%) Equities
6 1 (1.54%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Scrum
2 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (16.92%) Service Design
4 10 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
5 7 (10.77%) Coaching
6 6 (9.23%) Asset Management
6 6 (9.23%) User Stories
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 5 (7.69%) Decision-Making
7 5 (7.69%) Kanban
7 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.15%) CRM
8 4 (6.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 4 (6.15%) Migration
8 4 (6.15%) Target Operating Model
8 4 (6.15%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.15%) Java 8
5 3 (4.62%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) MCAD
2 4 (6.15%) MCSD
2 4 (6.15%) MCTS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) ACCA
4 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.54%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) PMO
3 1 (1.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.54%) Charles River
3 1 (1.54%) Pega
3 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com