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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing E-business 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.00
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
1226 1182 936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 80.14% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 672 547
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £13.90 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 May 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Billing
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft