Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 95 80
Rank change year-on-year -32 -15 +38
Contract jobs citing Internet 9 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.32% 1.50% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 15.77% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 14
Edinburgh median daily rate £275 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +7.14% -11.39%
10th Percentile £206 £260 £292
90th Percentile £466 £500 £446
Scotland median daily rate £396 £356 £330
% change year-on-year +11.23% +7.95% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £16.86 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.58% -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £16.86 £21.50
% change year-on-year +12.69% -21.58% +30.30%

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 244 279 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.64% 9.50% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 146 141
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £196 £214 £200
90th Percentile £548 £556 £480
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.00 £23.93 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.96% -53.98% +108.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £17.71 £12.81
90th Percentile £25.20 £30.09 £52.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -30.00% +29.87% +14.93%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) e-Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (22.22%) Content Development
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
3 1 (11.11%) Cacti
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) M86 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) e-Learning Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) e-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Content Development
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) M86 Security
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Meraki
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Trustwave