Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Issue Tracking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Issue Tracking over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 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.

Issue Tracking
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 116 137
Rank change year-on-year +57 +21 -
Contract jobs citing Issue Tracking 1 1 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.050% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.057% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £413 - £375
10th Percentile £406 - £363
90th Percentile £419 - £388
Scotland median daily rate £381 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +8.93% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Issue Tracking is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 614 1,766 2,642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.22% 87.69% 89.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 854 1,341
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £232 £264 £280
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 30 28
Median hourly rate £48.50 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +177.14% -41.67% +89.16%
10th Percentile £37.35 £11.17 £10.93
90th Percentile £67.05 £41.08 £43.91
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.92 £25.50
% change year-on-year -11.03% -14.05% +2.00%

Issue Tracking
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Issue Tracking as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Issue Tracking in Edinburgh

Issue Tracking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Issue Tracking in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Issue Tracking in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Issue Tracking 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 Issue Tracking.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector

Issue Tracking
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification