The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Red Gate 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 Red Gate over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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 Red Gate Software.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Gate
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Red Gate 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 - -
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
444 283 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.18% 36.01% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 103 176
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £194 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £32.00 £70.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +344.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Red Gate
Scotland

Red Gate
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Red Gate Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Red Gate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

Red Gate
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Red Gate 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 Red Gate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter