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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Statistics
Rank 91 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.64% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 2.74% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.68% -28.94%
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
476 328 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.29% 23.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 186 184
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Cartography
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) GIS Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Cartography
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft