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

Data Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 127 86
Rank change year-on-year +50 -41  
Contract jobs citing Data Management 40 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.81% 0.82% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.95% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 22
Median daily rate £525 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.52% +15.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £366 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £27.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.05 £31.40
% change year-on-year +19.64% -52.08%  

Data Management is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1815 2515 2405
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.35% 85.49% 81.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3457 5158 3899
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £233 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 148 219
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +20.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.25 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Management in Scotland

Data Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Management in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Management in Scotland

Data 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 Data Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +40 32 £550 +48.64% 4
Glasgow +2 7 £523 +10.00% 2
Stirling - 2 £475 -
Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Data Management.

1 30 (42.86%) SQL
1 30 (42.86%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 20 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 16 (22.86%) Banking
4 16 (22.86%) ETL
4 16 (22.86%) SAS
5 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 15 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 14 (20.00%) Analytics
7 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 11 (15.71%) MATLAB
9 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (15.71%) Risk Analytics
10 9 (12.86%) Asset Management
10 9 (12.86%) Markit EDM
11 8 (11.43%) Machine Learning
11 8 (11.43%) R
11 8 (11.43%) FactSet
11 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (11.43%) Statistics
11 8 (11.43%) Degree
11 8 (11.43%) Mathematics
11 8 (11.43%) GAP Analysis
11 8 (11.43%) Bloomberg
11 8 (11.43%) Python

Data 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 16 (22.86%) SAS
2 3 (4.29%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.43%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.43%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.71%) GIS
4 4 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.71%) QlikView
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.86%) Big Data
6 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.86%) OLAP
6 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.86%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (2.86%) Spatial Data
6 2 (2.86%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (1.43%) Ant
2 1 (1.43%) Appium
2 1 (1.43%) ERwin
2 1 (1.43%) Gradle
2 1 (1.43%) Hudson
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (42.86%) Finance
2 16 (22.86%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Marketing
4 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Data Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Designer
6 5 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.29%) GIS Specialist
9 2 (2.86%) Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Data Analytics Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.86%) Data Business Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Developer
9 2 (2.86%) SAS Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Test Data Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Tester
10 1 (1.43%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (1.43%) JSON
2 1 (1.43%) Protocol Buffers
2 1 (1.43%) REST
2 1 (1.43%) Spring
2 1 (1.43%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Market Risk
3 3 (4.29%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.29%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.86%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.43%) Derivative
5 1 (1.43%) Fintech
5 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.43%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.43%) Photography
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 16 (22.86%) ETL
3 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) Master Data Management
4 14 (20.00%) Analytics
5 11 (15.71%) Risk Analytics
5 11 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.86%) Asset Management
7 8 (11.43%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (11.43%) Machine Learning
7 8 (11.43%) Mathematics
7 8 (11.43%) Statistics
8 7 (10.00%) Data Lineage
8 7 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
9 5 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.14%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (7.14%) Data Governance
9 5 (7.14%) Econometrics
9 5 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) SQL
2 11 (15.71%) MATLAB
3 8 (11.43%) Python
3 8 (11.43%) R
4 2 (2.86%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) VBA
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PhD
3 2 (2.86%) CIMA
3 2 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.43%) CISA
4 1 (1.43%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) CRISC
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (1.43%) EMIR
3 1 (1.43%) MiFID
3 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 8 (11.43%) Bloomberg
1 8 (11.43%) FactSet
2 6 (8.57%) Teradata
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.71%) ESRI
5 3 (4.29%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.86%) Cognos
6 2 (2.86%) Informatica
6 2 (2.86%) Tableau
7 1 (1.43%) AVEVA
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.43%) Perforce
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