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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing E-business 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £445 £418
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.86%
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
1067 1299 998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.36% 82.01% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 668 579
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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