The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency 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 Low Latency over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Low Latency
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Low Latency 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Low Latency
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
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Low Latency across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Low Latency
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Low Latency Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Low Latency
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) JSF
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 2 (66.67%) GWT
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSF
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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