Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 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.

Master's Degree
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 131 115
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.62% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £323 £413
% change year-on-year +31.58% -21.70% +28.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 282 308 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.91% 10.52% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 187 122
Edinburgh median daily rate £424 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% -4.75% +11.73%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £226
90th Percentile £525 £538 £611
Scotland median daily rate £400 £363 £339
% change year-on-year +10.34% +7.01% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 7
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -75.96% +240.98%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.61% +71.43%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Edinburgh

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Master's Degree in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Master's Degree in Edinburgh