Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Structures
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 102 125
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Structures 13 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.46% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £293 £394 £292
90th Percentile £489 £504 £438
Scotland median daily rate £450 £419 £304
% change year-on-year +7.46% +37.86% -19.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Data Structures is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 808 615 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.91% 29.40% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 355 455
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -4.24% +13.01%
10th Percentile £270 £207 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £43.39 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.67% +97.23% +29.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.88 £12.94
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.17 £48.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% -9.09% +86.08%

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Structures as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Structures in Edinburgh

Data Structures
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Structures in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Structures also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
4 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Data Lake
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse

Data Structures
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) npm
2 1 (7.69%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Lake
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) Power BI
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) Akka
2 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Kafka
2 1 (7.69%) React
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Equities
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
1 5 (38.46%) Data Migration
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) ES6
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Java 8
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle