Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 117 144
Rank change year-on-year -28 +27 -29
Contract jobs citing Time Management 55 44 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 1.13% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.33% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 31
Scotland median daily rate £350 £400 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +70.21% -36.27%
10th Percentile £185 £293 £125
90th Percentile £442 £439 £388
UK median daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year +4.23% -0.97% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 1
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.33% +105.48%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.85 £33.75
90th Percentile £17.50 £16.68 £41.25
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -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 4,555 3,303 4,709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.59% 84.74% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,733 1,917 2,644
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £233
90th Percentile £545 £520 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 76 90
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.58% -25.69% +30.91%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.13 £46.25 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £21.74 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.04% - +17.23%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -7 27 £398 -5.36% 9
Glasgow -26 20 £335 -19.28% 7
Renfrewshire - 3 £89 - 1
Aberdeen +9 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Time Management
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 18 (32.73%) Finance
1 18 (32.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (25.45%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (16.36%) Project Management
7 9 (16.36%) Migration
7 9 (16.36%) User Stories
8 8 (14.55%) QA
8 8 (14.55%) Change Management
9 7 (12.73%) Scrum
9 7 (12.73%) Asset Management
9 7 (12.73%) Windows XP
9 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (12.73%) Windows 10
10 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.91%) Usability Testing
10 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 5 (9.09%) OOP
11 5 (9.09%) OO
11 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (9.09%) .NET

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 4 (7.27%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) CICS
2 3 (5.45%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.45%) MQSeries
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.64%) InVision
4 2 (3.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Kerberos
1 3 (5.45%) SSH
1 3 (5.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) DB2
2 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
1 5 (9.09%) Selenium
1 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.45%) MSI
General
1 18 (32.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Desktop Support
3 6 (10.91%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
5 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Designer
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) UX Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Change Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) Middleware
3 3 (5.45%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (5.45%) ISPF
4 2 (3.64%) JSON
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) QML
5 1 (1.82%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Equities
3 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.64%) Fintech
5 1 (1.82%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 7 (12.73%) Windows 10
2 7 (12.73%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.45%) zOS
4 2 (3.64%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.36%) Migration
2 9 (16.36%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) User Stories
3 8 (14.55%) Change Management
4 7 (12.73%) Asset Management
4 7 (12.73%) Scrum
4 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Usability Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Testing
6 5 (9.09%) BDD
6 5 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Kanban
6 5 (9.09%) OO
6 5 (9.09%) OOP
6 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 5 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) Assembly Language
3 3 (5.45%) CLIST
3 3 (5.45%) JCL
3 3 (5.45%) Perl
3 3 (5.45%) REXX
3 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) Python
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
1 5 (9.09%) ISEB
1 5 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 5 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.45%) APMP
2 3 (5.45%) HNC
2 3 (5.45%) HND
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) CISA
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.82%) GIAC
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
2 5 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.64%) GDPR
4 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (5.45%) RACF
2 3 (5.45%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
1 3 (5.45%) zSecure
2 2 (3.64%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) Apple
3 4 (7.27%) Charles River
4 3 (5.45%) Altiris
4 3 (5.45%) CA
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) Lotus
4 3 (5.45%) Sophos
4 3 (5.45%) Sybase
4 3 (5.45%) Symantec
5 2 (3.64%) Adobe
5 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.64%) F5
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
5 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya