The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Delphi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Delphi over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Embarcadero Delphi
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing Delphi 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.074% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £463 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.48% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £314
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.75 -

Delphi is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 472 410 410
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 39.24% 30.24% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 221 235
Median daily rate £388 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% -12.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Delphi
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Delphi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Delphi 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 Delphi in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Delphi in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Delphi in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Delphi in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Delphi in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Delphi 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 Delphi.

1 6 (85.71%) Retail
1 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Retail Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Borland
5 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Delphi
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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Borland