Period
to 24 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 92 109
Rank change year-on-year -40 +17 +10
Contract jobs citing Internet 10 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 1.39% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 16.37% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 15
Edinburgh median daily rate £338 £280 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.63% -21.13% -8.97%
10th Percentile £182 £210 £321
90th Percentile £567 £435 £400
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +10.86% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 - £37.75

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 245 226 276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.31% 8.51% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 112 146
Edinburgh median daily rate £430 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.62% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £203 £210 £219
90th Percentile £561 £488 £480
Scotland median daily rate £364 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.93% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £31.00 £11.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +162.93% -70.53%
10th Percentile £10.30 £30.50 £11.69
90th Percentile £32.50 £31.50 £11.90
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £31.85 £37.75
% change year-on-year -50.55% -15.63% +128.79%

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 September 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 September 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 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security

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 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Web Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Technologist
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) M86 Security
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Trustwave