Period
to 13 July 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 13 July 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
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 119 142
Rank change year-on-year +41 +23 -25
Contract jobs citing Issue Tracking 3 1 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.049% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
Scotland median daily rate £350 £350 -
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 917 2,058 2,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.78% 86.11% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 1,074 1,571
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £294
90th Percentile £600 £594 £573
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -34.58% +58.00%
10th Percentile £16.64 £11.16 £10.75
90th Percentile £42.63 £45.03 £45.96
Median hourly rate £24.75 £23.50 £17.40
% change year-on-year +5.32% +35.06% -36.73%

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 13 July 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 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) MadCap Flare
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MadCap Flare
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft