Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 81 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -42
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 157 95 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.85% 2.20% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.61% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 57 75
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £321 £313
90th Percentile £576 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% 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 £36.50 £35.00 £44.29
% change year-on-year +4.29% -20.97% +10.71%

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 4,803 3,646 4,639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.25% 84.38% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,761 2,088 2,678
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £256 £259 £235
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 100
Scotland median hourly rate £17.63 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.91% -23.61% +54.18%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.98
90th Percentile £49.38 £45.00 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.47 £23.75
% change year-on-year -14.17% +3.02% +9.20%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +2 78 £413 -13.16% 5
Glasgow +11 65 £425 +9.68% 12
South Lanarkshire -2 3 £380 -5.00%
Aberdeen - 2 £550 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £336 -
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 47 (29.94%) SQL
2 44 (28.03%) Java
3 42 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (22.93%) JavaScript
5 35 (22.29%) Oracle
6 33 (21.02%) Python
6 33 (21.02%) Analytics
7 30 (19.11%) Finance
8 29 (18.47%) ETL
9 27 (17.20%) Visualisation
10 26 (16.56%) Hadoop
10 26 (16.56%) Scrum
10 26 (16.56%) Big Data
11 23 (14.65%) Microsoft
11 23 (14.65%) SQL Server
12 22 (14.01%) CSS
12 22 (14.01%) Data Warehouse
13 21 (13.38%) Migration
14 20 (12.74%) Banking
15 18 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (11.46%) Logical Data Model
16 17 (10.83%) Business Analysis
16 17 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (10.83%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (10.83%) OO
17 16 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (10.19%) Git (software)
17 16 (10.19%) REST
17 16 (10.19%) Re-Platforming
18 15 (9.55%) Data Analytics

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 (5.73%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.46%) Apache
3 4 (2.55%) Confluence
3 4 (2.55%) PowerExchange
3 4 (2.55%) SAS
3 4 (2.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.91%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.55%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.19%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.28%) Dynamics 365
2 13 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.37%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (6.37%) PaaS
4 8 (5.10%) npm
4 8 (5.10%) Yarn
5 3 (1.91%) Office 365
5 3 (1.91%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.64%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) Firewall
1 1 (0.64%) Network Security
1 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.56%) Big Data
1 26 (16.56%) Hadoop
2 23 (14.65%) SQL Server
3 22 (14.01%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (11.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (8.28%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (7.64%) Power BI
6 12 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (7.01%) Data Lake
7 11 (7.01%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (6.37%) HDInsight
9 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (5.73%) Oracle Database
10 8 (5.10%) MongoDB
11 5 (3.18%) QlikView
12 4 (2.55%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.55%) MySQL
12 4 (2.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 16 (10.19%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.10%) Babel
2 8 (5.10%) JUnit
2 8 (5.10%) Mocha
2 8 (5.10%) webpack
3 7 (4.46%) Eclipse
3 7 (4.46%) Gradle
3 7 (4.46%) JProfiler
4 5 (3.18%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.18%) JIRA
5 4 (2.55%) ERwin
6 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.11%) Finance
2 20 (12.74%) Banking
3 4 (2.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.91%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
6 1 (0.64%) Front Office
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (42.68%) Developer
2 38 (24.20%) Analyst
3 23 (14.65%) Business Analyst
4 19 (12.10%) Architect
5 13 (8.28%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.01%) ETL Developer
7 10 (6.37%) DBA
8 9 (5.73%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Data Architect
9 8 (5.10%) Data Modeller
10 7 (4.46%) Python Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.82%) Designer
11 6 (3.82%) React Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Salesforce Analyst
11 6 (3.82%) SQL DBA
12 5 (3.18%) CRM Architect
12 5 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (3.18%) SQL Server DBA
13 4 (2.55%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.01%) CSS
2 16 (10.19%) REST
3 15 (9.55%) Hibernate
4 14 (8.92%) HTML
4 14 (8.92%) XML
5 13 (8.28%) Spring
6 12 (7.64%) .NET
6 12 (7.64%) Ajax
6 12 (7.64%) J2EE
6 12 (7.64%) jQuery
6 12 (7.64%) JSON
7 11 (7.01%) JPA
8 8 (5.10%) Chai
8 8 (5.10%) Enzyme
8 8 (5.10%) Redux
8 8 (5.10%) XSLT
9 7 (4.46%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.46%) Node.js
9 7 (4.46%) React
10 5 (3.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Cloud Native
2 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.01%) User Experience
4 9 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.55%) Replication
6 4 (2.55%) Wiki
7 3 (1.91%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.91%) Derivative
7 3 (1.91%) FMCG
7 3 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.91%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.64%) Clustering
9 1 (0.64%) CMDB
9 1 (0.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.73%) Unix
2 5 (3.18%) Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.75%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.02%) Analytics
3 29 (18.47%) ETL
4 27 (17.20%) Visualisation
5 26 (16.56%) Scrum
6 21 (13.38%) Migration
7 18 (11.46%) Logical Data Model
8 17 (10.83%) Business Analysis
8 17 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (10.83%) OO
9 16 (10.19%) Re-Platforming
10 15 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (9.55%) Data Analytics
10 15 (9.55%) Use Case
11 14 (8.92%) Data Migration
11 14 (8.92%) Machine Learning
12 13 (8.28%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
12 13 (8.28%) TDD
12 13 (8.28%) Waterfall
13 12 (7.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.94%) SQL
2 44 (28.03%) Java
3 36 (22.93%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.02%) Python
5 14 (8.92%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.01%) Scala
7 8 (5.10%) ES6
8 7 (4.46%) C#
9 4 (2.55%) C++
9 4 (2.55%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.91%) Java 8
11 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.27%) R
11 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (3.82%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.64%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) CBAP
4 1 (0.64%) HND
4 1 (0.64%) IIBA
4 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.64%) MCITP
4 1 (0.64%) MCSA
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.91%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Docker
2 2 (1.27%) HDFS
3 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.73%) Ansible
2 4 (2.55%) Kibana
3 3 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.91%) Puppet
4 2 (1.27%) Ambari
4 2 (1.27%) Grafana
4 2 (1.27%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.27%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (22.29%) Oracle
2 23 (14.65%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.83%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (7.01%) Perforce
4 11 (7.01%) Tableau
5 9 (5.73%) Informatica
5 9 (5.73%) Splunk
6 7 (4.46%) Teradata
7 4 (2.55%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.55%) CA
7 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.55%) SAP
8 3 (1.91%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.91%) IBM
9 2 (1.27%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.64%) Charles River
10 1 (0.64%) Google
10 1 (0.64%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow