The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of FrontRange products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FrontRange over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within FrontRange Solutions.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FrontRange
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FrontRange 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FrontRange
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
493 393 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.74% 28.92% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 204 199
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Average hourly rate £41.50 £21.64 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.81% +116.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

FrontRange
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FrontRange across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

FrontRange Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FrontRange
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FrontRange also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FrontRange.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching

FrontRange
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FrontRange also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FrontRange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Process Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Management Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Service Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) ITSM
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy