The table below looks at the statistics for GPG13 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPG13 over the 3 months to 14 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Good Practice Guide 13 (GPG 13)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GPG13 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
GPG13
Scotland

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
153 153 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.71% 11.66% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 98 64
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +375.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

GPG13
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GPG13 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

GPG13 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

GPG13
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GPG13 across the Edinburgh region.

GPG13 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh