Period
to 27 May 2018

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 6 months to 27 May 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.

Information Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 151 190
Rank change year-on-year -29 +39 -13
Contract jobs citing Information Management 17 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 8
Scotland median daily rate £365 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.19% -3.75% +10.34%
10th Percentile £160 £239 £328
90th Percentile £521 £575 £625
UK median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £24.06 £30.25
% change year-on-year -6.46% -20.48% -32.78%

Information Management 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 4,450 3,120 4,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.71% 85.36% 85.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,701 1,810 2,593
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £262 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £519 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 70 80
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £22.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.74% -38.19% +32.11%
10th Percentile £10.52 £11.30 £12.97
90th Percentile £61.25 £46.12 £45.10
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.31 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.08% +1.24% +19.05%

Information Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Information Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 27 May 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
Glasgow -21 8 £335 +34.54%
Edinburgh -29 7 £400 -15.79%
Inverclyde - 2 £340 -
Information Management
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Information Management 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 Information Management.

1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) GDPR
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow Development
4 2 (11.76%) Records Management
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
4 2 (11.76%) Information Capture
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics

Information Management
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 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Project Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Project Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) CRM Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Junior IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) JDBC
1 1 (5.88%) JSON
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSD
1 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Information Capture
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Records Management
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISM
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Vermilion