The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Alterian over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Alterian
Rank - 91 -
Contract jobs citing Alterian 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.064% -
As % of the Vendors category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £180 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £180 £290
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -37.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Alterian
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
550 451 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.97% 28.67% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 201 208
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 11
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.18 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.48% -42.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Alterian
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Alterian Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Alterian
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Alterian Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh