The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Axios Systems assyst
Rank 85 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing assyst 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.27% 9.68% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £123 £114 £121
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.45% -5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £114 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £114 £122
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £315
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -36.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.00 £12.31
% change year-on-year
- +159.95%
assyst
Scotland

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
55 31 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.86% 2.17% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 56
Median daily rate £375 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £227 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

assyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

assyst
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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing assyst 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 assyst.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) Service Management
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
6 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Broadband
6 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (28.57%) Blackberry

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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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) HP