The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VocaLink Limited.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VocaLink
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VocaLink 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £473 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
478 433 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.42% 33.80% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 228 122
Average daily rate £360 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 9
Average hourly rate £12.35 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.38% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £12.00 £5.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.08 £21.00 £32.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VocaLink
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VocaLink Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh