The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IronPort 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 IronPort 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.

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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IronPort
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IronPort 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £363 £423
% change year-on-year
-17.24% -14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IronPort
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
509 375 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.64% 28.58% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 192 192
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £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 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

IronPort
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IronPort Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IronPort
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IronPort Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IronPort
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IronPort 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 IronPort.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) RightFax
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IronPort 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 IronPort. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Messaging Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) RightFax
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec