Period
to 21 June 2018

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 21 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.

Data Modelling
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 82 82
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 -36
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 158 81 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.99% 2.10% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.48% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 50 96
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £311 £317
90th Percentile £585 £575 £600
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £38.37 £49.91
% change year-on-year -37.45% -23.12% +24.78%

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 4,515 3,267 4,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.51% 84.68% 85.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,714 1,898 2,646
Scotland median daily rate £400 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.31% +0.33% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £235
90th Percentile £545 £513 £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 92
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 £11.26
90th Percentile £55.25 £48.62 £43.68
UK median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £25.06
% change year-on-year -13.00% -0.24% +18.49%

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 21 June 2018.

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 21 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 +13 100 £418 -7.22% 10
Glasgow +2 49 £413 +6.45% 9
South Lanarkshire -4 3 £380 -5.00%
Aberdeen +15 2 £550 -
West Lothian +2 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £336 -
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, 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 48 (30.38%) SQL
1 48 (30.38%) ETL
2 41 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (24.68%) Finance
3 39 (24.68%) Oracle
4 36 (22.78%) Java
4 36 (22.78%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (17.72%) Data Analysis
6 26 (16.46%) JavaScript
7 24 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (15.19%) Banking
7 24 (15.19%) Relational Database
8 23 (14.56%) Use Case
8 23 (14.56%) OO
9 22 (13.92%) Migration
9 22 (13.92%) Business Analysis
10 21 (13.29%) Hadoop
10 21 (13.29%) Logical Data Model
10 21 (13.29%) Data Quality
11 20 (12.66%) Data Architecture
11 20 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (12.03%) Hibernate
12 19 (12.03%) Python
13 17 (10.76%) Informatica
13 17 (10.76%) Scrum
14 16 (10.13%) CSS
14 16 (10.13%) Analytics
15 15 (9.49%) XML
15 15 (9.49%) JPA
15 15 (9.49%) Data Migration

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 9 (5.70%) PowerExchange
2 8 (5.06%) Apache
2 8 (5.06%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.80%) Confluence
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (3.16%) SAS
5 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (1.27%) npm
3 2 (1.27%) Yarn
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.63%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) Firewall
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
1 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.78%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (15.19%) Relational Database
3 21 (13.29%) Hadoop
4 14 (8.86%) Big Data
4 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
4 14 (8.86%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (6.33%) PowerCenter
6 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (5.06%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 6 (3.80%) Star Schema
10 5 (3.16%) QlikView
10 5 (3.16%) Snowflake Schema
11 4 (2.53%) Apache Zeppelin
11 4 (2.53%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.53%) MySQL
11 4 (2.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.33%) ERwin
2 8 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.06%) JUnit
3 7 (4.43%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.43%) Gradle
3 7 (4.43%) JIRA
3 7 (4.43%) JProfiler
4 2 (1.27%) Babel
4 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.27%) Mocha
4 2 (1.27%) webpack
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (24.68%) Finance
2 24 (15.19%) Banking
3 5 (3.16%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Front Office
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (32.28%) Developer
2 43 (27.22%) Analyst
3 42 (26.58%) Architect
4 33 (20.89%) Business Analyst
5 22 (13.92%) Data Architect
6 11 (6.96%) Technical Architect
7 10 (6.33%) Informatica Developer
7 10 (6.33%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.70%) Data Modeller
9 8 (5.06%) Designer
10 7 (4.43%) Consultant
10 7 (4.43%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) ETL Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Python Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Architect
12 4 (2.53%) Junior Analyst
12 4 (2.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.03%) Hibernate
2 16 (10.13%) CSS
3 15 (9.49%) JPA
3 15 (9.49%) XML
4 14 (8.86%) HTML
4 14 (8.86%) REST
5 13 (8.23%) Spring
6 12 (7.59%) Ajax
6 12 (7.59%) J2EE
6 12 (7.59%) jQuery
6 12 (7.59%) JSON
7 8 (5.06%) JSF
7 8 (5.06%) XSLT
8 7 (4.43%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.43%) Apache CXF
9 6 (3.80%) Web Services
10 5 (3.16%) Apache OpenJPA
10 5 (3.16%) Kafka
10 5 (3.16%) Node.js
10 5 (3.16%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (2.53%) User Experience
3 4 (2.53%) Wiki
4 3 (1.90%) Cloud Native
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (1.90%) FMCG
4 3 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
6 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.86%) Unix
2 2 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.38%) ETL
2 41 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.72%) Data Analysis
4 24 (15.19%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (14.56%) OO
5 23 (14.56%) Use Case
6 22 (13.92%) Business Analysis
6 22 (13.92%) Migration
7 21 (13.29%) Logical Data Model
8 20 (12.66%) Data Architecture
8 20 (12.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.76%) Scrum
10 16 (10.13%) Analytics
11 15 (9.49%) Data Migration
12 14 (8.86%) TOGAF
12 14 (8.86%) UML
13 13 (8.23%) Data Integration
14 12 (7.59%) SOA
14 12 (7.59%) Visualisation
14 12 (7.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.38%) SQL
2 36 (22.78%) Java
3 26 (16.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.03%) Python
5 9 (5.70%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.70%) Scala
6 5 (3.16%) C#
6 5 (3.16%) Java 8
7 2 (1.27%) C++
7 2 (1.27%) ES6
7 2 (1.27%) R
8 1 (0.63%) ABAP
8 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.06%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.27%) HND
3 2 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.63%) MCITP
4 1 (0.63%) MCSA
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.29%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Docker
1 2 (1.27%) HDFS
2 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Kibana
2 2 (1.27%) Ambari
2 2 (1.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 39 (24.68%) Oracle
2 17 (10.76%) Informatica
3 14 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.23%) Teradata
5 11 (6.96%) Perforce
6 10 (6.33%) CA
7 9 (5.70%) Splunk
8 6 (3.80%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.80%) SAP
9 5 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.53%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.90%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.90%) IBM
12 2 (1.27%) Cloudera
13 1 (0.63%) Charles River
13 1 (0.63%) Cognos
13 1 (0.63%) Google
13 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.63%) Tableau