Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 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.

Internet
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 83 121
Rank change year-on-year -19 +38 -20
Contract jobs citing Internet 34 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.17% 1.53% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.36% 12.27% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 13
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +4.58%
10th Percentile £230 £216 £193
90th Percentile £500 £449 £473
Scotland median daily rate £338 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +2.27% -12.00% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £52.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.98% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.68 £52.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -67.92% +215.15% -72.38%

Internet 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 275 220 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.45% 12.49% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 114 106
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £198 £224
90th Percentile £588 £513 £488
Scotland median daily rate £368 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +8.09% -6.21% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £52.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.92% +103.92% -10.53%
10th Percentile £15.80 £14.28 £14.73
90th Percentile £17.41 £52.17 £37.55
Scotland median hourly rate £17.18 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -21.91% -13.73% -15.00%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in Edinburgh

Internet
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

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in Edinburgh

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Firewall
5 7 (20.59%) LAN
5 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 7 (20.59%) Banking
5 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
5 7 (20.59%) SCCM
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.65%) Google
6 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco
6 6 (17.65%) DHCP
6 6 (17.65%) Java
6 6 (17.65%) XenApp
6 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
7 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (14.71%) Intranet
7 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection

Internet
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
2 8 (23.53%) Firewall
3 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
5 5 (14.71%) Intranet
5 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (14.71%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.82%) HTTP
7 3 (8.82%) Network Security
7 3 (8.82%) Wireless
8 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.88%) PuTTY
8 2 (5.88%) Skype
8 2 (5.88%) SMTP
8 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Redis
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 3 (8.82%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Information Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 4 (11.76%) jQuery
1 4 (11.76%) RESTful
1 4 (11.76%) Spring
1 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) .NET Core
2 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.88%) JSON
2 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
2 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.88%) SignalR
2 2 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) iPad
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
1 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
2 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) NetWare
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
3 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Security
4 3 (8.82%) Database Security
4 3 (8.82%) Information Security
4 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Line Management
5 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (5.88%) Microservices
5 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) CISM
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) XenApp
2 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.82%) DFS Replication
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Citrix
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) Google
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 4 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.88%) F5
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 2 (5.88%) Nortel
5 2 (5.88%) Openreach
5 2 (5.88%) Remedy