Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for IBM Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

IBM Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 180 195
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.11% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median daily rate - £430 -
UK median daily rate £315 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -25.88% +1.19% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

IBM Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 697 916 1019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.09% 22.02% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 561 546
Scotland median daily rate £363 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -0.74% -2.15%
10th Percentile £210 £240 £214
90th Percentile £500 £466 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 25
Scotland median hourly rate £26.88 £36.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.35% +71.43% +13.51%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.27 £13.40
90th Percentile £45.75 £52.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.92% +4.00% +31.58%

IBM Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing IBM Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Certification in Scotland

IBM Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Certification in Scotland

IBM Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Certification in Scotland

IBM Certification
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 IBM Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. 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
Glasgow - 1 - -
IBM Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Certification 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 IBM Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Talend
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

IBM Certification
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (100.00%) Netezza
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Talend