Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Translating Business Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Translating Business Requirements over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 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.

Translate Business Requirements
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 157 150 140
Rank change year-on-year -7 -10 +39
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 29 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.76% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.88% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 15
Scotland median daily rate £413 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% -4.41% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £319 £348
90th Percentile £579 £457 £561
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.71% -19.86%

Translating Business Requirements 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 4,085 4,204 3,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 86.88% 86.15% 85.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,264 2,466 1,837
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £238 £256 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 86 91
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.29% +8.97% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.82 £11.33 £10.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £45.50 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £24.41
% change year-on-year - -1.68% +1.71%

Translating Business Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Translating Business Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Translating Business Requirements in Scotland

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Scotland

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Translating Business Requirements in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Translating Business Requirements in Scotland

Translating Business Requirements
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Translating Business Requirements in Scotland

Translating Business Requirements
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 Translating Business Requirements within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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 +16 19 £438 +3.86% 4
Glasgow -24 10 £412 +12.35% 1
Translating Business Requirements
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 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 Translating Business Requirements.

1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
3 7 (24.14%) JIRA
4 6 (20.69%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) CISSP
5 5 (17.24%) UML
5 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Use Case
5 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.24%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (13.79%) Network Design
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 3 (10.34%) Middleware
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Firewall
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft

Translating Business Requirements
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 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Business Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery Coordinator
7 1 (3.45%) Business Development Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Development Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Software Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) WSDL
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.69%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
5 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) UML
5 5 (17.24%) Use Case
5 5 (17.24%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (13.79%) Network Design
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) User Stories
8 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CISSP
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
1 2 (6.90%) XenApp
1 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
1 2 (6.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
1 3 (10.34%) Citrix
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
2 2 (6.90%) EMC
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.45%) Charles River
3 1 (3.45%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas