Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 83 121
Rank change year-on-year -37 +38 -18
Contract jobs citing Internet 13 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.45% 1.34% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.99% 17.07% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 16
Edinburgh median daily rate £401 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.16% -14.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £190 £210 £298
90th Percentile £573 £438 £475
Scotland median daily rate £338 £353 £330
% change year-on-year -4.26% +6.82% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.50 £52.17 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.37% +247.80% -
10th Percentile £15.75 £52.17 £14.50
90th Percentile £17.25 £52.17 £15.50
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £34.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year -61.15% -7.96% +93.59%

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 217 164 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.46% 7.84% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 79 113
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +10.70%
10th Percentile £125 £208 £263
90th Percentile £573 £514 £525
Scotland median daily rate £325 £368 £350
% change year-on-year -11.68% +5.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £13.25 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.11% +50.00% -62.50%
10th Percentile £9.68 £15.49 £14.50
90th Percentile £16.63 £46.49 £15.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £31.93 £40.00
% change year-on-year -51.45% -20.19% +18.87%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) XenApp
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Nortel
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) .NET

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 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) PuTTY
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) FishEye
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Web Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Chief Technologist
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) NetWare
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.69%) Sequence Diagram
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) Nortel
3 2 (15.38%) Openreach
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Ping Identity
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) VMware