The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank - 91 -
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £430 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £403 £213
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +89.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 £25.66 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-11.96% -32.11%
Benchmarking
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
837 1394 905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.79% 82.44% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 745 531
Median daily rate £389 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.01% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh