The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Master Data Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Master Data 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.

Master Data Management
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 - 126
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Scotland median daily rate £523 - £350
10th Percentile £510 - £280
90th Percentile £537 - £380
UK median daily rate £480 £519 £475
% change year-on-year -7.46% +9.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -58.13% +22.85%  

Master Data 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
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
10th Percentile £280 £233 £256
90th Percentile £575 £500 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 135 220
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.95%  
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.97 £12.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Master Data Management in Scotland

Master Data Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master Data Management in Scotland

Master Data 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 Master Data Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £523 - 1
Master Data Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Master Data 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 Master Data Management.

1 12 (100.00%) Data Management
2 8 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (25.00%) Data Security
6 3 (25.00%) SAS
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) Teradata
6 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Taxonomies
6 3 (25.00%) Ontologies
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) ERD
7 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF

Master Data 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 3 (25.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (16.67%) OLAP
3 2 (16.67%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
1 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Data Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Governance Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Management
2 8 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Data Security
6 3 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (25.00%) Ontologies
7 2 (16.67%) ArchiMate
7 2 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
7 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Data Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (16.67%) ERD
7 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (25.00%) Teradata
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft