The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Refactoring
Rank 90 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.39% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.62% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £288 £394 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £350 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £444 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -36.61%
Refactoring
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
1067 1287 992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.36% 81.82% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 661 576
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Refactoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Refactoring across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Refactoring Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring across the Edinburgh region.

Refactoring Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Refactoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Refactoring.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Node.js
5 4 (36.36%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (36.36%) Bower
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) C#
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) TDD

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Bower
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) Sass
3 3 (27.27%) Flask
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) WinForms
4 2 (18.18%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
5 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) DevExpress
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle