The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £418
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
E-business
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
1123 1175 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.82% 81.43% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 610 622
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-business Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business 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 E-business.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE

E-business
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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft