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 3 months to 30 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.

Time Management
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 111 93
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 17 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.95% 0.77% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.92% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 18
Median daily rate £400 £238 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% -11.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.78 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.58% +114.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £37.50 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £37.50 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £26.83 £14.00
% change year-on-year -40.88% +91.64%  

Time 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 1489 2174 2377
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.60% 83.20% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1218 1304
Median daily rate £390 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -0.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 45
Median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% +18.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.43 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 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 3 months to 30 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 +4 7 £400 +68.42% 1
Edinburgh +13 6 £450 +35.33% 3
Aberdeen +2 2 - -
Stirling - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) Citrix
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (18.18%) Firewall
5 6 (18.18%) MS Office
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) MCSE
5 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.18%) Finance
5 6 (18.18%) Change Control
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (15.15%) vSphere
6 5 (15.15%) User Experience
6 5 (15.15%) Server Building
6 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
6 5 (15.15%) Clustering
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (15.15%) Adobe
6 5 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.15%) IIS
6 5 (15.15%) IBM

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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) SAS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) Acrobat
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (12.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
1 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) Skype
2 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (12.12%) Designer
1 4 (12.12%) Digital Designer
2 3 (9.09%) Consultant
2 3 (9.09%) Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Field Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Junior
2 3 (9.09%) Junior Field Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) PC Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Printer Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
3 2 (6.06%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
3 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Support Consultant
3 2 (6.06%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) Core Data
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) Flash
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (12.12%) Video Editing
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) AIX
4 4 (12.12%) Tru64
4 4 (12.12%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.03%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Change Control
1 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.15%) Server Building
2 5 (15.15%) Web Development
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Prototyping
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.12%) Wireframes
4 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (6.06%) Content Management
5 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Password Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Python
1 4 (12.12%) Ruby
1 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) MCSE
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (15.15%) vSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.12%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Adobe
4 5 (15.15%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) IBM
4 5 (15.15%) Veritas
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) CyberArk
7 1 (3.03%) FatWire
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Lumension
7 1 (3.03%) OpenText