Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 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.

Translate Business Requirements
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 157 151
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6 +9
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 29 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.55% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.77% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 14
Scotland median daily rate £406 £381 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% -5.86% +15.71%
10th Percentile £318 £315 £261
90th Percentile £575 £449 £468
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +5.56% -1.10% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £35.25 -
% change year-on-year +27.66% - -

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 4,661 4,293 3,658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.84% 85.42% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,533 2,428 2,136
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +9.15% -5.33%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £556 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 108 96
Scotland median hourly rate £24.75 £24.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +17.07% -2.38%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.30 £9.69
90th Percentile £46.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.10 £23.08 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.24% +2.56% +2.27%

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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 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 -6 18 £488 +17.12% 3
Glasgow -20 11 £345 +2.22% 3
Translating Business Requirements
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Benchmarking
3 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (24.14%) RESTful
3 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
4 6 (20.69%) Redux
4 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
4 6 (20.69%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) npm
4 6 (20.69%) Immutable.js
4 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
4 6 (20.69%) React
4 6 (20.69%) webpack
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
4 6 (20.69%) DOM
4 6 (20.69%) Subversion
5 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 5 (17.24%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
6 4 (13.79%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (10.34%) User Experience
7 3 (10.34%) Confluence

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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) npm
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) webpack
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
4 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) React Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) RESTful
2 6 (20.69%) DOM
2 6 (20.69%) Immutable.js
2 6 (20.69%) JSON
2 6 (20.69%) React
2 6 (20.69%) Redux
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) Android SDK
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) WSDL
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
3 2 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (24.14%) Benchmarking
3 7 (24.14%) Wireframes
4 6 (20.69%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 6 (20.69%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.90%) UML
8 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) XenApp
1 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.45%) Charles River
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) VMware