The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - 87 -
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £269 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
- +233.75%
Software Packaging
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
268 339 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.35% 19.87% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 193 185
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh