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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 66 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Statistics 10 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.80% 0.85% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £413 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £336
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +51.88%
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
263 471 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.71% 31.01% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 210 173
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £19.02 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+173.39% +65.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 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%) CREST Certified
4 3 (27.27%) SANS
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) GIAC
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%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) ISO27005
5 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Infographics
5 2 (18.18%) CESG
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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 Intelligence Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Statistician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) CESG
3 1 (9.09%) Economics
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
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%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
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 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (18.18%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft