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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Modelling
UK / Scotland
Rank 74 54 46
Rank change year-on-year -20 -8  
Contract jobs citing Data Modelling 33 77 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.90% 2.97% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.57% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 53 46
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £338 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £596 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.37 £49.82 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.98% +24.55%  

Data Modelling 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 1458 2158 2332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.94% 83.35% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 1209 1285
Median daily rate £390 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 44
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £31.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +24.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Data Modelling as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 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 -10 19 £450 -10.00% 4
Glasgow -12 7 £300 -11.11% 2
Aberdeen +1 2 - -
Stirling +9 1 £475 +39.70%
West Lothian -1 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £400 -
Data Modelling
UK

Data Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 36 (46.15%) SQL
2 28 (35.90%) ETL
3 26 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (29.49%) Oracle
6 21 (26.92%) Relational Database
7 20 (25.64%) Logical Data Model
8 18 (23.08%) Data Management
9 17 (21.79%) Data Analysis
9 17 (21.79%) Finance
10 15 (19.23%) SOA
10 15 (19.23%) Java
10 15 (19.23%) Physical Data Model
11 14 (17.95%) CRM
11 14 (17.95%) Unix
12 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (15.38%) RDBMS
14 11 (14.10%) Banking
15 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.82%) Use Case
16 9 (11.54%) Visualisation
16 9 (11.54%) Data Architecture
16 9 (11.54%) Analytics
16 9 (11.54%) Change Control
16 9 (11.54%) SAS
16 9 (11.54%) Middleware

Data Modelling
Top Related 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 (11.54%) SAS
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
5 1 (1.28%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.28%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) Siemens NX
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.85%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.28%) Sonata
2 1 (1.28%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 12 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.41%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.41%) QlikView
7 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.13%) Big Data
8 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.13%) Spatial Data
9 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (3.85%) GIS
9 3 (3.85%) Power BI
9 3 (3.85%) QGIS
10 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.85%) Flyway
2 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) ERwin
3 2 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.41%) Billing
5 4 (5.13%) Marketing
5 4 (5.13%) Retail
5 4 (5.13%) Retail Banking
6 3 (3.85%) Legal
7 2 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) Architect
3 18 (23.08%) Designer
4 11 (14.10%) Business Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Database Designer
6 9 (11.54%) Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Data Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Data Architect
8 7 (8.97%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (7.69%) Data Modeller
10 4 (5.13%) Geospatial Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Lead Architect
10 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) SQL BI Architect
11 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Middleware
2 6 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (5.13%) PostGIS
4 3 (3.85%) Apache CXF
4 3 (3.85%) DHTML
4 3 (3.85%) HTML
4 3 (3.85%) Itk
4 3 (3.85%) JPA
4 3 (3.85%) JSF
4 3 (3.85%) RichFaces
4 3 (3.85%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) XSL
4 3 (3.85%) XSLT
5 2 (2.56%) Drools
5 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) Replication
4 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.85%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Unix
2 3 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) ETL
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (25.64%) Logical Data Model
4 18 (23.08%) Data Management
5 17 (21.79%) Data Analysis
6 15 (19.23%) Physical Data Model
6 15 (19.23%) SOA
7 14 (17.95%) CRM
8 13 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (12.82%) Use Case
11 9 (11.54%) Analytics
11 9 (11.54%) Change Control
11 9 (11.54%) Data Architecture
11 9 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (11.54%) Visualisation
12 8 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (10.26%) Workflow
13 7 (8.97%) BPMN
13 7 (8.97%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.15%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) Java
3 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) C
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.85%) Tcl
6 3 (3.85%) XPath
7 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.28%) R
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.28%) MCSA
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) Cloudera
3 4 (5.13%) Teradata
4 3 (3.85%) Cognos
4 3 (3.85%) webMethods
5 2 (2.56%) Informatica
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) Talend
6 1 (1.28%) Charles River
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) MapR
6 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.28%) Pega
6 1 (1.28%) Splunk
6 1 (1.28%) Tableau
6 1 (1.28%) Twitter
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