Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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.

Time Management
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 152 113
Rank change year-on-year +22 -39 +39
Contract jobs citing Time Management 54 32 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.08% 0.73% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.87% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 31
Scotland median daily rate £400 £345 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -11.54% -1.08%
10th Percentile £207 £274 £306
90th Percentile £438 £480 £450
UK median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 8
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £38.50 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.81% -4.66% +112.53%
10th Percentile £13.00 £17.65 £20.53
90th Percentile £19.00 £43.45 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -26.47% +9.61%

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 4184 3661 5108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.05% 83.60% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2377 2139 2669
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £251 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 90 106
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.89% -11.17% +17.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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 +14 25 £425 +30.77% 2
Edinburgh -1 18 £400 -4.76% 1
West Lothian - 6 £219 -
Aberdeen -14 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Falkirk -1 1 £400 +14.29%
Fife -1 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Time Management.

1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 21 (38.89%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (31.48%) SAS
5 16 (29.63%) MQSeries
5 16 (29.63%) IBM
6 15 (27.78%) Kerberos
6 15 (27.78%) SSL
6 15 (27.78%) CICS
6 15 (27.78%) Assembly Language
6 15 (27.78%) CA
6 15 (27.78%) REXX
6 15 (27.78%) zOS
6 15 (27.78%) RACF
6 15 (27.78%) JCL
6 15 (27.78%) Middleware
6 15 (27.78%) Unix
6 15 (27.78%) Sybase
6 15 (27.78%) DB2
6 15 (27.78%) Security Management
6 15 (27.78%) Mainframe
6 15 (27.78%) Information Security
6 15 (27.78%) SSH
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (27.78%) PKI
6 15 (27.78%) ISPF
6 15 (27.78%) Project Planning
6 15 (27.78%) Time Sharing Option
6 15 (27.78%) CLIST

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 17 (31.48%) SAS
2 16 (29.63%) MQSeries
3 15 (27.78%) CICS
4 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (27.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (5.56%) Photoshop
6 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) Kerberos
1 15 (27.78%) SSH
1 15 (27.78%) SSL
2 7 (12.96%) Firewall
2 7 (12.96%) WAN
3 6 (11.11%) LAN
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) DB2
2 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Analyst
2 6 (11.11%) Assembler Programmer
2 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 6 (11.11%) Mainframe Programmer
2 6 (11.11%) Programmer
2 6 (11.11%) RACF Programmer
2 6 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
3 5 (9.26%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Designer
5 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (3.70%) IT Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Network Specialist
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) ISPF
1 15 (27.78%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) jQuery
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Mainframe
1 15 (27.78%) PKI
2 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Unix
1 15 (27.78%) zOS
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.85%) Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.85%) Solaris
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Information Security
1 15 (27.78%) Project Planning
1 15 (27.78%) Security Management
2 14 (25.93%) People Management
3 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.96%) Business Analysis
4 7 (12.96%) Data Analysis
5 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL V2
8 2 (3.70%) Change Management
8 2 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (3.70%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.70%) Line Management
8 2 (3.70%) Remarketing
8 2 (3.70%) SEO
8 2 (3.70%) User Stories
8 2 (3.70%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Assembly Language
2 15 (27.78%) CLIST
2 15 (27.78%) JCL
2 15 (27.78%) REXX
3 14 (25.93%) Perl
3 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 15 (27.78%) RACF
1 15 (27.78%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Squid
3 3 (5.56%) UAG
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) zSecure
2 6 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) IBM
2 15 (27.78%) CA
2 15 (27.78%) Sybase
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (9.26%) Avaya
5 5 (9.26%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.56%) McAfee
8 2 (3.70%) Adobe
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 2 (3.70%) FatWire
9 1 (1.85%) Apple
9 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.85%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.85%) Dell
9 1 (1.85%) EMC
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) VMware