The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 90 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing assyst 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.26% -
As % of the Business Applications category 3.30% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£118 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £519
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -37.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 - £14.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Business Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
91 57 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.41% 4.85% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 32 15
Average daily rate £450 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

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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 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCP
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco