Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Time Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Management over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 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.

Time Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 122 149
Rank change year-on-year -25 +27 -34
Contract jobs citing Time Management 48 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.96% 1.11% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.30% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 27
Scotland median daily rate £335 £395 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.32% +23.44% -15.23%
10th Percentile £156 £113 £152
90th Percentile £438 £431 £455
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £382
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.70% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 2
Scotland median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% -67.90% +131.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.63 £34.55
90th Percentile £17.97 £40.25 £44.85
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% -10.00% +36.36%

Time 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 4,259 3,076 4,539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.38% 85.40% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,598 1,801 2,485
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £258 £233 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 63 73
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.39 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.76% -48.41% +27.81%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.03 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.60 £51.18 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year -10.00% +0.60% +23.11%

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in Scotland

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in Scotland

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in Scotland

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in Scotland

Time 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 Time Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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 -2 29 £350 -19.54% 5
Glasgow -30 10 £250 -37.11% 11
Renfrewshire - 3 £89 -
Aberdeen -5 2 - -
Perth and Kinross 0 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Time Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Time Management.

1 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (31.25%) Finance
3 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Windows
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (16.67%) Project Management
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (16.67%) Line Management
6 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.58%) Charles River
6 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Migration
7 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
7 6 (12.50%) Equities
7 6 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (10.42%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (10.42%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (10.42%) Apple
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (8.33%) Cisco
9 4 (8.33%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) User Experience
9 4 (8.33%) Investment Management
9 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.33%) Degree

Time 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 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) thinkFolio
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) G Suite
2 1 (2.08%) Google Drive
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
1 2 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Applications Support
3 7 (14.58%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) UI Designer
5 3 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
5 3 (6.25%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Change Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) JSON
3 1 (2.08%) Middleware
3 1 (2.08%) QML
3 1 (2.08%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Equities
2 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 4 (8.33%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Fintech
4 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.08%) Blog
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) Social Media
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.17%) AIX
3 2 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Line Management
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (10.42%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) Change Management
7 4 (8.33%) Investment Management
7 4 (8.33%) User Stories
8 3 (6.25%) Decision-Making
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.17%) Data Mapping
9 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (2.08%) C#
3 1 (2.08%) C++
3 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) APMP
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) HNC
2 3 (6.25%) HND
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) CISA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CISSP
4 1 (2.08%) GIAC
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (8.33%) QA
3 3 (6.25%) SLA
4 2 (4.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Ansible
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) Charles River
3 5 (10.42%) Apple
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) Altiris
5 3 (6.25%) F5
5 3 (6.25%) Lotus
5 3 (6.25%) Sophos
5 3 (6.25%) Symantec
6 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.17%) VMware
7 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.08%) CA
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.08%) SAP