Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for DSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DSL over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing DSL 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.034% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 - -
Scotland median daily rate £356 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

DSL is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 288 256 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.75% 12.91% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 142 116
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.39% +4.64%
10th Percentile £219 £201 £219
90th Percentile £550 £487 £489
Scotland median daily rate £365 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +7.35% -2.86% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.93 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.98% +108.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £17.71 £12.81 £12.35
90th Percentile £30.09 £52.10 £34.85
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% +25.00% -43.33%

DSL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for DSL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DSL 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 DSL.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Xymon
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus

DSL
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 (100.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (100.00%) Xymon
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware