Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Data Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Modelling over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 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 Modelling
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 68 81
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 98 139 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.11% 2.89% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 3.36% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 89 44
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £290
90th Percentile £635 £602 £506
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £38.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -47.37% -23.73%

Data Modelling 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 4,005 4,135 3,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 86.39% 85.97% 85.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,279 2,450 1,768
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £256 £226
90th Percentile £575 £550 £511
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 70 82
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% -26.72%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.29 £11.03
90th Percentile £44.50 £48.56 £52.15
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.23% -3.78% +6.38%

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Modelling in Scotland

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Modelling in Scotland

Data Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Modelling in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Modelling in Scotland

Data Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Modelling in Scotland

Data Modelling
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 Modelling within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Glasgow 0 49 £425 +13.33% 9
Edinburgh -41 41 £425 +4.94% 15
Highlands - 2 - -
West Lothian +10 1 - -
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling 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 Data Modelling.

1 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 40 (40.82%) ETL
3 35 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (31.63%) Finance
5 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (25.51%) Migration
7 24 (24.49%) Analytics
8 23 (23.47%) Banking
9 20 (20.41%) Big Data
10 19 (19.39%) Logical Data Model
11 18 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 17 (17.35%) Physical Data Model
13 16 (16.33%) Data Migration
13 16 (16.33%) Oracle
14 15 (15.31%) Data Architecture
14 15 (15.31%) Data Analytics
14 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
15 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
15 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
16 13 (13.27%) Data Management
16 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (13.27%) RDBMS
16 13 (13.27%) Java
16 13 (13.27%) Power BI
17 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (12.24%) Visualisation
17 12 (12.24%) Data Integration
18 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis

Data Modelling
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 6 (6.12%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.02%) Apache
3 1 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (1.02%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Actimize
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Boomi
4 1 (1.02%) AtomSphere
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
4 1 (1.02%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.02%) npm
4 1 (1.02%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (20.41%) Big Data
3 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
4 15 (15.31%) Relational Database
5 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 13 (13.27%) Power BI
6 13 (13.27%) RDBMS
6 13 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (10.20%) Hadoop
8 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database
10 6 (6.12%) Apache Hive
11 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
12 4 (4.08%) Data Lake
12 4 (4.08%) Data Mart
12 4 (4.08%) Impala
13 3 (3.06%) PowerCenter
14 2 (2.04%) DataStage
14 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) JIRA
2 4 (4.08%) ERwin
2 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Babel
4 1 (1.02%) ER Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Mocha
4 1 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 31 (31.63%) Finance
2 23 (23.47%) Banking
3 11 (11.22%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Developer
2 24 (24.49%) Analyst
3 23 (23.47%) Architect
4 22 (22.45%) Data Architect
5 13 (13.27%) Business Analyst
6 12 (12.24%) Data Analyst
7 9 (9.18%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Data Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Data Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Lead Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Lead Data Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (4.08%) Integration Developer
11 3 (3.06%) AML Business Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Big Data Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Monitoring Analyst
11 3 (3.06%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) XML
2 9 (9.18%) SOAP
2 9 (9.18%) Web Services
3 8 (8.16%) JSON
4 7 (7.14%) RESTful
5 6 (6.12%) .NET
6 4 (4.08%) Kafka
6 4 (4.08%) REST
7 3 (3.06%) React
7 3 (3.06%) WCF
8 2 (2.04%) HTML
8 2 (2.04%) Java EE
8 2 (2.04%) JSP
8 2 (2.04%) Servlets
8 2 (2.04%) Spring
9 1 (1.02%) CSS
9 1 (1.02%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.02%) HTML5
9 1 (1.02%) JMS
9 1 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
4 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.04%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) ETL
2 28 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.51%) Migration
4 24 (24.49%) Analytics
5 19 (19.39%) Logical Data Model
6 18 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.35%) Physical Data Model
8 16 (16.33%) Data Migration
9 15 (15.31%) Data Analytics
9 15 (15.31%) Data Architecture
10 14 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 13 (13.27%) Data Management
12 12 (12.24%) Data Integration
12 12 (12.24%) Visualisation
13 11 (11.22%) Business Analysis
14 10 (10.20%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (10.20%) Microservices
14 10 (10.20%) TOGAF
15 9 (9.18%) Data Protection
15 9 (9.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 13 (13.27%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.12%) Python
5 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.08%) C#
7 3 (3.06%) U-SQL
8 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) C
9 1 (1.02%) Clojure
9 1 (1.02%) ES6
9 1 (1.02%) Java 8
9 1 (1.02%) R
9 1 (1.02%) Scala
9 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PMP
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) PA-DSS
3 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Oracle
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.16%) Informatica
4 3 (3.06%) CA
4 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.04%) Dell
5 2 (2.04%) IBM
5 2 (2.04%) Talend
5 2 (2.04%) Twitter
6 1 (1.02%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.02%) Siebel
6 1 (1.02%) Teradata
6 1 (1.02%) WSO2