The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ERD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ERD over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing ERD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.093% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £523 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ERD 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 1766 2505 2473
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.37% 85.41% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 1428 1278
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 68
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.72 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ERD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ERD in Scotland

ERD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ERD in Scotland

ERD
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 ERD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Glasgow - 2 £523 -
ERD
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ERD 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 ERD.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 2 (100.00%) Data Strategy

ERD
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Conceptual Models
1 2 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Data Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft