The table below looks at the statistics for SRDF 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 SRDF over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 77 64
Contract jobs citing SRDF 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.17% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category - 2.67% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 -
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
85 75 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.48% 6.38% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 30 27
Average daily rate £325 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £17.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

SRDF
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SRDF Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SRDF
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SRDF Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SRDF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SRDF 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 SRDF.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design

SRDF
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) CICS
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Designer
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) EMC