Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Mentoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mentoring over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Mentorship
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 71 89
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 +6
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 99 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.28% 1.85% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 2.21% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 26 33
Edinburgh median daily rate £550 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £363 £302 £309
90th Percentile £649 £472 £568
Scotland median daily rate £500 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +33.33% - -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £111.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £67.50 - -

Mentoring 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 2,636 1,903 2,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.23% 83.91% 85.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,522 1,158 1,326
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +12.24% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.37 £11.10
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.20%

Mentoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Mentoring in Edinburgh

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mentoring in Edinburgh

Mentoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mentoring in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mentoring in Edinburgh

Mentoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mentoring in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mentoring in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mentoring 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 Mentoring.

1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (38.38%) Java
3 36 (36.36%) Coaching
4 27 (27.27%) Finance
5 24 (24.24%) Scrum
6 21 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (19.19%) DevOps
8 15 (15.15%) Banking
8 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
9 13 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (13.13%) OO
10 11 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (11.11%) SOA
10 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
11 10 (10.10%) Web Services
11 10 (10.10%) Test Automation
12 9 (9.09%) Kanban
12 9 (9.09%) Use Case
12 9 (9.09%) PaaS
12 9 (9.09%) TDD
12 9 (9.09%) Domain Models
13 8 (8.08%) Continuous Deployment
13 8 (8.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 8 (8.08%) CSS
13 8 (8.08%) HTML
13 8 (8.08%) People Management
14 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (7.07%) SDLC

Mentoring
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 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (3.03%) JBoss
1 3 (3.03%) nginx
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.09%) PaaS
2 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.06%) IaaS
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.06%) npm
3 5 (5.05%) Heroku
3 5 (5.05%) OpenShift
4 4 (4.04%) SaaS
5 3 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
2 3 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) DHCP
3 2 (2.02%) Network Security
3 2 (2.02%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) Telepresence
4 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.01%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) WAN
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.01%) Flink
2 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.01%) Power BI
2 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.07%) Maven
3 6 (6.06%) gulp
4 5 (5.05%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.05%) Gradle
4 5 (5.05%) Selenium
5 4 (4.04%) IBM UrbanCode
5 4 (4.04%) Mockito
6 3 (3.03%) CircleCI
6 3 (3.03%) Grunt
6 3 (3.03%) Protractor
6 3 (3.03%) Travis CI
7 2 (2.02%) Gatling
7 2 (2.02%) GitLab
7 2 (2.02%) Spock
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Ant
8 1 (1.01%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 27 (27.27%) Finance
2 15 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Games
4 1 (1.01%) Law
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (20.20%) Architect
2 16 (16.16%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (13.13%) Agile Coach
4 12 (12.12%) Developer
4 12 (12.12%) Scrum Master
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Designer
7 6 (6.06%) Test Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (4.04%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.03%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.03%) PMO Manager
10 3 (3.03%) QA Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.03%) Support Team Leader
10 3 (3.03%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) Web Services
2 8 (8.08%) CSS
2 8 (8.08%) HTML
3 7 (7.07%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.07%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.06%) HTML5
4 6 (6.06%) JPA
4 6 (6.06%) Spring
5 5 (5.05%) Apache CXF
5 5 (5.05%) CSS3
5 5 (5.05%) JSF
5 5 (5.05%) RESTful
6 4 (4.04%) React
6 4 (4.04%) REST
7 3 (3.03%) Angular 2
7 3 (3.03%) Apache OpenJPA
7 3 (3.03%) JSON
7 3 (3.03%) RichFaces
7 3 (3.03%) Sass
8 2 (2.02%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Fintech
3 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Blog
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.01%) User Experience
5 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Linux
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
3 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.36%) Coaching
3 24 (24.24%) Scrum
4 21 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (19.19%) DevOps
6 13 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (13.13%) OO
6 13 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (11.11%) SOA
7 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.10%) Test Automation
9 9 (9.09%) Domain Models
9 9 (9.09%) Kanban
9 9 (9.09%) TDD
9 9 (9.09%) Use Case
10 8 (8.08%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (8.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (8.08%) People Management
11 7 (7.07%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (38.38%) Java
2 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.07%) Python
4 5 (5.05%) Java 8
5 3 (3.03%) Groovy
5 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.02%) C#
6 2 (2.02%) SQL
7 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.03%) Degree
2 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.01%) CCDP
3 1 (1.01%) CCNP
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.06%) Docker
2 4 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Ansible
2 5 (5.05%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.05%) Puppet
3 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle
3 3 (3.03%) Charles River
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.02%) Sun
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco
5 1 (1.01%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.01%) Splunk
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter