Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Memory Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Memory Management over the 6 months to 24 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.

Memory Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 - 197
Rank change year-on-year - +197 -17
Contract jobs citing Memory Management 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.079% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Scotland median daily rate £388 - £230
10th Percentile £356 - £219
90th Percentile £429 - £425
UK median daily rate £463 £388 £438
% change year-on-year +19.35% -11.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -

Memory 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 4239 3603 5106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.52% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2113 2669
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 102 88 103
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 £10.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.95 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Memory Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Memory Management in Scotland

Memory Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Memory Management in Scotland

Memory 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 Memory Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 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
Glasgow - 3 £388 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Memory Management
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Memory 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 Memory Management.

1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica

Memory 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Android Development
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle