The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Unit4 Business World skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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.

Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 146 128
Rank change year-on-year +60 -18  
Contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World 31 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.43% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 24.03% 4.13% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 3
Median daily rate £650 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.74% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £340 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £418 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £413 £460
% change year-on-year +45.45% -10.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.20 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -45.80% -18.18%  

Unit4 Business World is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 129 121 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.96% 4.12% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 59 67
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £282 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £27.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Unit4 Business World
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Unit4 Business World as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit4 Business World in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit4 Business World in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit4 Business World in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit4 Business World in Scotland

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +34 25 £650 +67.74%
Glasgow - 4 £425 -
Unit4 Business World
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit4 Business World also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Unit4 Business World.

1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 25 (59.52%) ERP
3 24 (57.14%) Workflow
4 23 (54.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (40.48%) Regression Testing
6 17 (40.48%) Performance Testing
6 17 (40.48%) Integration Testing
6 17 (40.48%) System Integration Testing
6 17 (40.48%) SDLC
7 16 (38.10%) Data Migration
7 16 (38.10%) Migration
8 14 (33.33%) Local Government
9 9 (21.43%) Validation
10 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) SQL
12 5 (11.90%) E-Procurement
12 5 (11.90%) XML
13 4 (9.52%) ITIL
13 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (9.52%) Cognos
13 4 (9.52%) General Ledger
13 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
13 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
14 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
14 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (7.14%) Legal
14 3 (7.14%) PMP

Unit4 Business World
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:

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 36 (85.71%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Local Government
3 4 (9.52%) General Ledger
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Consultant
2 23 (54.76%) Implementation Consultant
3 14 (33.33%) Business Consultant
4 12 (28.57%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Procurement Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) HR Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Payroll Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.38%) Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Business Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Business Systems Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Payroll Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) ERP
2 24 (57.14%) Workflow
3 23 (54.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 20 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (40.48%) Integration Testing
5 17 (40.48%) Performance Testing
5 17 (40.48%) Regression Testing
5 17 (40.48%) SDLC
5 17 (40.48%) System Integration Testing
6 16 (38.10%) Data Migration
6 16 (38.10%) Migration
7 9 (21.43%) Validation
8 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (11.90%) E-Procurement
10 4 (9.52%) ITIL
10 4 (9.52%) Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
11 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 3 (7.14%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.14%) PMP
1 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Cognos
3 1 (2.38%) SAP