The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 61 77 68
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9  
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.01% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 8.89% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £263 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £17.65 £17.00
% change year-on-year -24.92% +3.82%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 75 135 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.44% 8.91% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 46
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -38.24% +34.54%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Internet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Internet 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 Internet in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet 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 Internet in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) DHCP
2 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
2 8 (28.57%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) XenApp
2 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
6 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 4 (14.29%) XML Messaging
6 4 (14.29%) XML

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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 1 (3.57%) Apache
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DHCP
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (10.71%) Intranet
3 3 (10.71%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) TACACS
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) MRTG
5 1 (3.57%) OSPF
5 1 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Support
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix Support Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Monitoring Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) WSDL
2 4 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) XML Messaging
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) iSeries
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Tandem
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) OpenVMS
5 2 (7.14%) zOS
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (10.71%) BDD
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (10.71%) SIEM
3 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) XenApp
1 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) RACF
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) AppDNA
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Citrix
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) FireEye
4 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint