Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 163 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19 -33
Contract jobs citing Translating Business Requirements 28 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.52% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 16
Scotland median daily rate £366 £381 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.93% -3.48% +12.86%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £288
90th Percentile £575 £471 £463
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +36.36% -40.00% -42.11%

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 4,695 4,003 4,412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.27% 84.90% 85.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,610 2,269 2,568
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
10th Percentile £256 £256 £238
90th Percentile £550 £530 £493
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 102 108
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +60.47%
10th Percentile £10.85 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.55 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.38% +6.67% +2.69%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -8 19 £500 +20.12% 4
Glasgow -12 9 £350 +3.70% 1
Translating Business Requirements
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (21.43%) Redux
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
4 6 (21.43%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
4 6 (21.43%) React
4 6 (21.43%) webpack
4 6 (21.43%) npm
4 6 (21.43%) Immutable.js
4 6 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) DOM
4 6 (21.43%) Subversion
4 6 (21.43%) JSON
4 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 6 (21.43%) RESTful
5 5 (17.86%) Confluence
5 5 (17.86%) JIRA
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 4 (14.29%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) CISSP
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) Zachman Framework

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 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) npm
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) BGP
2 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.57%) FabricPath
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) HSRP
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) OSPF
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
1 6 (21.43%) webpack
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
3 2 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) React Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) DOM
1 6 (21.43%) Immutable.js
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
1 6 (21.43%) React
1 6 (21.43%) Redux
1 6 (21.43%) RESTful
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.14%) JMS
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) WSDL
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
2 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 6 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 6 (21.43%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
5 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (7.14%) Human Factors
8 2 (7.14%) Network Design
8 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Use Case
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) CISSP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
1 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Charles River
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) VMware