The table below looks at the statistics for ACF2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ACF2 over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CA ACF2
Rank 93 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ACF2 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% - 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £510 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ACF2
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.14% 7.16% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 53
Median daily rate £375 £208 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% -38.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £114 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.52% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

ACF2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ACF2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

ACF2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ACF2
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ACF2 across the Edinburgh region.

ACF2 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

ACF2
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ACF2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

ACF2 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

ACF2
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ACF2 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ACF2.

1 7 (100.00%) zSecure
2 6 (85.71%) zOS
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
3 5 (71.43%) CA
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 2 (28.57%) Informatics
5 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising

ACF2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Health Informatics
2 2 (28.57%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CA