Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Knowledge Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Knowledge Management over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Knowledge Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 180 181
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 4 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.079% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Scotland median daily rate £225 £370 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.19% +4.96% +34.29%
10th Percentile £213 £322 £313
90th Percentile £238 £399 £423
UK median daily rate £325 £380 £385
% change year-on-year -14.47% -1.30% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £89.47 £28.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +213.93% -1.72% +41.46%

Knowledge 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 4247 3622 5073
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.22% 83.57% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2423 2125 2649
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.17% +18.42%

Knowledge Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Knowledge Management in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Knowledge Management in Scotland

Knowledge Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Knowledge Management in Scotland

Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Edinburgh -9 2 £225 -30.77% 1
Glasgow -12 2 - -
Knowledge Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Knowledge 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 Knowledge Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) ECDL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management

Knowledge 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat