The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 78 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.35% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £180 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-51.63% +18.75%
Statistics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
332 493 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.59% 29.15% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 245 162
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £12.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £29.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Statistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Statistics
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) Infographics
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Inkscape
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Statistics
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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Inkscape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Designer
1 2 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Infographics
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft