Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 21 October 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 Protocol Security (IPsec)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Edinburgh median daily rate - £398 -
Scotland median daily rate - £395 £320
% change year-on-year - +23.44% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

IPsec 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 245 240 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.34% 8.67% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 124 144
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76% +1.38%
10th Percentile £203 £210 £206
90th Percentile £561 £500 £480
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £31.00 £13.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +131.43% +8.46%
10th Percentile £10.30 £30.50 £11.97
90th Percentile £32.50 £31.50 £15.14
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.36% -23.75% +212.50%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Edinburgh

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IPsec in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Edinburgh