The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for assyst skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited assyst over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Axios Systems assyst
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 83 87
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4  
Contract jobs citing assyst 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.40% 0.070%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.55% 7.14% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £134 £123 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £134 £126 £358
% change year-on-year +5.94% -64.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.20 - £13.00

assyst is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 44 84 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 4.91% 5.54% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 60 28
Median daily rate £463 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing assyst as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for assyst in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing assyst in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for assyst in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for assyst in Edinburgh

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for assyst.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) PABX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) PABX
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) PABX Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Telephony Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel