Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 173 179
Rank change year-on-year -23 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing Information Management 8 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 9
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £306 £216 £274
90th Percentile £499 £566 £453
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.91% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Scotland median hourly rate - - £27.91
UK median hourly rate £29.36 £20.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year +46.80% +50.94% -75.91%

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 4,720 4,031 4,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.26% 84.93% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,623 2,279 2,546
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £255 £256 £237
90th Percentile £550 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 102 108
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%
10th Percentile £10.85 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.55 £24.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year -14.38% +5.10% +4.22%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -12 5 £375 - 1
Edinburgh -18 3 £375 -21.05% 3
Information Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management

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 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) MS Access
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Sass
1 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (12.50%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) GDPR
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP