Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 86 84
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2 -35
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 141 106 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.62% 2.19% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.57% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 70 67
Scotland median daily rate £428 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £341 £313 £313
90th Percentile £610 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Scotland median hourly rate - £24.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.84% -
UK median hourly rate £44.75 £44.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.58% +3.65% -5.56%

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 4,720 4,131 3,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.86% 85.33% 85.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,538 2,327 2,338
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +10.56% -5.93%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £230
90th Percentile £550 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 111 100
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £9.94
90th Percentile £49.50 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +3 69 £444 +4.41% 9
Glasgow +8 62 £430 +9.21% 6
North Lanarkshire - 1 £336 -
Aberdeen - 1 £550 -
Data Modelling
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 51 (36.17%) SQL
2 46 (32.62%) Java
3 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (24.82%) Python
4 35 (24.82%) Analytics
5 32 (22.70%) Oracle
5 32 (22.70%) Scrum
6 29 (20.57%) ETL
7 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
8 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
9 26 (18.44%) Visualisation
10 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (17.73%) Big Data
11 24 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (16.31%) Finance
13 22 (15.60%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (15.60%) Hadoop
14 21 (14.89%) Data Analytics
14 21 (14.89%) Re-Platforming
15 20 (14.18%) Logical Data Model
15 20 (14.18%) Waterfall
15 20 (14.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.18%) Migration
16 19 (13.48%) User Experience
16 19 (13.48%) Microservices
16 19 (13.48%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
17 18 (12.77%) Power BI
17 18 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (4.26%) Apache
1 6 (4.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.84%) Confluence
2 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.51%) Dynamics 365
2 12 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.51%) Yarn
3 10 (7.09%) Azure Data Factory
3 10 (7.09%) npm
3 10 (7.09%) PaaS
4 8 (5.67%) OpenShift
5 3 (2.13%) Office 365
5 3 (2.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Firewall
1 1 (0.71%) Network Security
1 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.86%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.73%) Big Data
3 24 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (15.60%) Hadoop
5 20 (14.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (12.77%) Power BI
6 18 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (10.64%) NoSQL
7 15 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (9.93%) Relational Database
9 12 (8.51%) Data Lake
10 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
11 10 (7.09%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (7.09%) HDInsight
11 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
12 6 (4.26%) Informix
13 5 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (2.84%) MySQL
14 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.09%) Babel
2 10 (7.09%) Mocha
2 10 (7.09%) webpack
3 7 (4.96%) JUnit
4 6 (4.26%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.55%) JIRA
5 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.84%) Gradle
6 4 (2.84%) JProfiler
7 2 (1.42%) ERwin
7 2 (1.42%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.42%) Grunt
7 2 (1.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.42%) Maven
General
1 23 (16.31%) Finance
2 13 (9.22%) Banking
3 3 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (0.71%) Electronics
4 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (41.13%) Developer
2 28 (19.86%) Analyst
3 22 (15.60%) Architect
4 12 (8.51%) DBA
4 12 (8.51%) Java Developer
4 12 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (8.51%) Salesforce Analyst
5 10 (7.09%) Functional Analyst
6 9 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 9 (6.38%) Configuration Analyst
6 9 (6.38%) Data Architect
6 9 (6.38%) ETL Developer
7 8 (5.67%) React Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (4.96%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Data Modeller
10 5 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.35%) CSS
1 16 (11.35%) REST
2 13 (9.22%) .NET
2 13 (9.22%) Spring
3 10 (7.09%) Chai
3 10 (7.09%) Enzyme
3 10 (7.09%) React
3 10 (7.09%) Redux
3 10 (7.09%) XML
4 9 (6.38%) Ajax
4 9 (6.38%) Hibernate
4 9 (6.38%) J2EE
4 9 (6.38%) jQuery
4 9 (6.38%) JSON
4 9 (6.38%) Node.js
5 8 (5.67%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.96%) HTML
7 5 (3.55%) HTML5
7 5 (3.55%) JPA
7 5 (3.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) User Experience
2 16 (11.35%) Cloud Native
3 8 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.55%) Derivative
5 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.55%) Reference Data
6 4 (2.84%) Replication
6 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.84%) Wiki
7 3 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.42%) Clustering
8 2 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.96%) Linux
2 4 (2.84%) Unix
3 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.82%) Analytics
3 32 (22.70%) Scrum
4 29 (20.57%) ETL
5 26 (18.44%) Visualisation
6 23 (16.31%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (14.89%) Data Analytics
7 21 (14.89%) Re-Platforming
8 20 (14.18%) Logical Data Model
8 20 (14.18%) Migration
8 20 (14.18%) Waterfall
9 19 (13.48%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 19 (13.48%) Microservices
10 17 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (12.06%) Kanban
11 16 (11.35%) TDD
12 15 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (10.64%) Physical Data Model
13 13 (9.22%) Data Migration
13 13 (9.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (36.17%) SQL
2 46 (32.62%) Java
3 35 (24.82%) Python
4 27 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.06%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.09%) ES6
7 6 (4.26%) C#
7 6 (4.26%) C++
7 6 (4.26%) Scala
8 3 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.71%) Java 8
9 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.84%) Degree
2 3 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) CBAP
3 1 (0.71%) IIBA
3 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.13%) GDPR
2 3 (2.13%) PMO
3 2 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.71%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Docker
2 2 (1.42%) HDFS
3 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (11.35%) Ansible
2 10 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.09%) Puppet
3 8 (5.67%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.13%) Grafana
4 3 (2.13%) Prometheus
4 3 (2.13%) SCOM
5 1 (0.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (22.70%) Oracle
2 22 (15.60%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.22%) Tableau
5 5 (3.55%) Informatica
5 5 (3.55%) Perforce
6 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.42%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.42%) CA
8 2 (1.42%) Charles River
8 2 (1.42%) FactSet
8 2 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.42%) Teradata
8 2 (1.42%) Twitter
9 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.71%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.71%) Splunk
9 1 (0.71%) Talend