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 3 months to 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 126
Contract jobs citing Knowledge Management 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.20% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +42.30% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +145.45%  

Knowledge 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 1810 2531 2453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.12% 85.56% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 5204 3939
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £233 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 135 220
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.97 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control

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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Broadcast Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 5 days ago