The first table below looks at the demand for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 77 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing assyst 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.94% 3.85% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£120 £107 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -47.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £107 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £107 £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £136 £260
% change year-on-year
+157.35% -47.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 -
Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
72 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.61% 5.10% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 22
Average daily rate £400 £436 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% +9.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing assyst across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing assyst across the Edinburgh region.

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing assyst also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited assyst.

1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Intranet
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MS Access
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing assyst also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited assyst. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft