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 27 June 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.

Internet
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 89 78
Rank change year-on-year +30 -11  
Contract jobs citing Internet 20 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.63% 0.89% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.62% 7.74% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
Median daily rate £285 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.71% +18.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -16.66% +29.95%  

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 97 155 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.90% 11.51% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 66 42
Median daily rate £310 £355 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +14.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £295 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Internet
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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Internet in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
4 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) Wireless
4 8 (28.57%) XenApp
4 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 8 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Network Design
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.86%) Java
8 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.29%) 802.11
8 4 (14.29%) MPLS
8 4 (14.29%) OSPF
8 4 (14.29%) BGP

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 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Blueworks
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) LAN
2 8 (28.57%) WAN
2 8 (28.57%) Wireless
3 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (14.29%) 802.11
4 4 (14.29%) BGP
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 4 (14.29%) HSRP
4 4 (14.29%) IPsec
4 4 (14.29%) MPLS
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security
4 4 (14.29%) OSPF
4 4 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 2 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) SMS
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Appium
2 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (21.43%) Network Design
3 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) High Availability
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Dart
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) FATCA
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
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cacti
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.57%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (3.57%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Citrix
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.29%) F5
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) Teradata
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