Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 134 132
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Time Management 42 34 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.88% 0.91% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.09% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 24
Scotland median daily rate £375 £318 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.11% -18.06% -3.73%
10th Percentile £220 £113 £313
90th Percentile £438 £466 £459
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 7
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £19.25 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.61% -52.33% +112.53%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.00 £32.23
90th Percentile £19.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.00% -16.67% +18.32%

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 4,078 3,106 4,532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.40% 83.38% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,376 1,811 2,424
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £255 £245 £248
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 80
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £22.75 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.40% -2.57% +3.78%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.59 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.26 £46.71 £47.63
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.83% +20.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -26 21 £371 -11.67% 7
Glasgow -1 15 £413 +230.00% 5
Aberdeen -3 2 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Fife -2 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £225 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (19.05%) SAS
5 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Unix
5 7 (16.67%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (16.67%) CA
5 7 (16.67%) Information Security
5 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (16.67%) People Management
6 6 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
6 6 (14.29%) CLIST
6 6 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 6 (14.29%) zSecure
6 6 (14.29%) Line Management
6 6 (14.29%) SSH
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (14.29%) PKI
6 6 (14.29%) ISPF
6 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 6 (14.29%) Banking
6 6 (14.29%) Security Management
6 6 (14.29%) REXX
6 6 (14.29%) CICS
6 6 (14.29%) Assembly Language

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 8 (19.05%) SAS
2 6 (14.29%) CICS
2 6 (14.29%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) G Suite
1 1 (2.38%) Google Drive
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 6 (14.29%) SSH
1 6 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 4 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Assembler Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Mainframe Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) RACF Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) SAS Programmer
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) ISPF
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.29%) PKI
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) Equities
4 4 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) iPad
7 1 (2.38%) iPhone
7 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Unix
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) zOS
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 7 (16.67%) Information Security
2 7 (16.67%) People Management
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.29%) Line Management
3 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 6 (14.29%) Security Management
4 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (9.52%) Investment Management
5 4 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Remarketing
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) SEO
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 6 (14.29%) CLIST
2 6 (14.29%) JCL
2 6 (14.29%) Perl
2 6 (14.29%) REXX
2 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) APMP
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (7.14%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 6 (14.29%) RACF
1 6 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Squid
2 1 (2.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) zSecure
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) CA
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) IBM
2 6 (14.29%) Sybase
3 4 (9.52%) Charles River
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (4.76%) FatWire
5 2 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Apple
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) F5
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) McAfee
6 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds