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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Master Data Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 96 126 112
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14  
Contract jobs citing Master Data Management 11 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.63% 0.039% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.047% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £413 £330 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £445
% change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 - £35.00

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 1471 2144 2283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.87% 83.36% 81.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1197 1255
Median daily rate £390 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 40
Median hourly rate £35.50 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.97% +41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Master Data Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Master Data Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Master Data Management in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 March 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
Glasgow - 6 £300 - 1
Edinburgh +21 3 £500 +51.51% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £325 -
Master Data Management
UK

Master Data Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 14 (100.00%) Data Management
2 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 6 (42.86%) Data Quality
5 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Banking
7 4 (28.57%) SAS
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (21.43%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
8 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
8 3 (21.43%) Teradata
8 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
8 3 (21.43%) Taxonomies
8 3 (21.43%) Ontologies
8 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
8 3 (21.43%) Use Case
8 3 (21.43%) SOA
8 3 (21.43%) Retail
8 3 (21.43%) Data Security
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (14.29%) ERP

Master Data Management
Top Related 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 4 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 2 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Designer
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (35.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Taxonomies
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Data Management
2 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (21.43%) Data Governance
7 3 (21.43%) Data Security
7 3 (21.43%) Ontologies
7 3 (21.43%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Use Case
8 2 (14.29%) Conflict Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (14.29%) ERP
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
9 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
1 3 (21.43%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy