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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Statistics
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 61 - 83
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Statistics 8 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.28% - 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £700 - £180
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 - £188
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £330
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.55 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +25.00%

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
244 411 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.76% 28.82% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 191 167
Median daily rate £425 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 4
Median hourly rate £52.00 £41.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.30% +86.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.22 £18.59 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.35 £46.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 6 (54.55%) Information Security
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
4 3 (27.27%) SANS
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
4 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (27.27%) CEH
4 3 (27.27%) GIAC
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) CESG
5 2 (18.18%) ISO27005
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Infographics
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Social Media
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Programming
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Information Governance

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 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Inkscape
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Advisor
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 2 (18.18%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (18.18%) Infographics
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Programming
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CEH
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) CREST Certified
2 3 (27.27%) GIAC
2 3 (27.27%) SANS
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (18.18%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft