The table below looks at the statistics for assyst skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Axios Systems assyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 104 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing assyst 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.12% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.27% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £139 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +123.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
88 146 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.25% 5.73% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 93 89
Median daily rate £375 £438 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £326 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.11 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

assyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing assyst as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

assyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

assyst
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

assyst Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

assyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing assyst across the Scotland region.

assyst Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

assyst
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 2 £139 -
assyst
UK

assyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing assyst 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 Scotland region with a requirement for assyst.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (80.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) PABX
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix

assyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) PABX
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PABX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel