The table below looks at the statistics for Regular Expression skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Regular Expression over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Regular Expressions (Regex)
Rank - 92 -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.067% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Regular Expression
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 325 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.19% 21.68% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 190 196
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £477 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Regular Expression
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Regular Expression as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Regular Expression Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh