The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Information Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 123 115
Rank change year-on-year +21 -8  
Contract jobs citing Information Management 6 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.32% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 8
Median daily rate £287 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.60% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £369 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £600 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 £420
% change year-on-year -8.82% +1.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £57.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year -52.63% +34.91%  

Information Management 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 1468 2160 2380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.74% 83.33% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 1211 1313
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 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.02%  
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 £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Management in Scotland

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Management in Scotland

Information Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Management in Scotland

Information Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Management in Scotland

Information Management
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 Information Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Glasgow -3 3 £249 -35.74%
Edinburgh +17 2 £325 -45.83% 1
Highlands - 1 £385 -
Information Management
UK

Information Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Management 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 Information Management.

1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) PLM
3 1 (12.50%) PDM
3 1 (12.50%) Windchill

Information Management
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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Weka
1 1 (12.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365 Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISACA
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) AVEVA
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) RapidMiner
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau