The table below looks at the statistics for X-Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X-Windows over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X-Windows
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing X-Windows 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £166
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £165 £200
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
X-Windows
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
270 337 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.74% 22.30% 25.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 198 195
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

X-Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing X-Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

X-Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh