Period
to 22 October 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 22 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.

Mentorship
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 72 67
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +31
Contract jobs citing Mentoring 81 64 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.73% 2.31% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.73% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 45
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £365 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.99% +3.40% -9.49%
10th Percentile £318 £313 £316
90th Percentile £600 £515 £520
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £67.50 - £21.00

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 2,632 2,343 1,899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.68% 84.71% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,345 1,369 1,077
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.97%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £546 £513
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £353
% change year-on-year +2.56% +10.48% -5.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 25
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £16.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.88% -14.46% +21.88%
10th Percentile £10.90 £11.22 £11.20
90th Percentile £43.96 £37.52 £47.03
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +22.09% +7.50%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (66.67%) Coaching
3 29 (35.80%) Java
4 26 (32.10%) Scrum
5 22 (27.16%) Finance
6 20 (24.69%) Test Automation
6 20 (24.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 19 (23.46%) TDD
8 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 16 (19.75%) HTML
9 16 (19.75%) CSS
10 15 (18.52%) DevOps
10 15 (18.52%) Banking
11 14 (17.28%) HTML5
12 13 (16.05%) BDD
13 12 (14.81%) Front End Development
13 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (13.58%) Kanban
14 11 (13.58%) Spring
15 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
15 10 (12.35%) Integration Testing
16 9 (11.11%) MVC
16 9 (11.11%) Degree
16 9 (11.11%) Apache Camel
17 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (8.64%) OO
18 7 (8.64%) SDLC
18 7 (8.64%) Service Design
18 7 (8.64%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Flink
1 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.41%) Selenium
2 4 (4.94%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) Grunt
3 3 (3.70%) gulp
3 3 (3.70%) JUnit
3 3 (3.70%) NUnit
3 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) Protractor
4 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.23%) Babel
5 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Developer
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Coach
3 13 (16.05%) Scrum Master
4 11 (13.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.47%) Automation Tester
11 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.47%) QA Test Manager
11 2 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.47%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) CSS
1 16 (19.75%) HTML
2 14 (17.28%) HTML5
3 11 (13.58%) Spring
4 9 (11.11%) Apache Camel
5 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.17%) REST
6 5 (6.17%) Web Services
7 4 (4.94%) Sass
8 3 (3.70%) CSS3
8 3 (3.70%) jQuery
8 3 (3.70%) JSON
8 3 (3.70%) Kafka
8 3 (3.70%) SOAP
8 3 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.47%) Angular 2
9 2 (2.47%) JSP
9 2 (2.47%) RESTful
9 2 (2.47%) Servlets
9 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Fintech
3 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Blog
5 1 (1.23%) CMDB
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Linux
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
1 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (76.54%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (66.67%) Coaching
3 26 (32.10%) Scrum
4 20 (24.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 20 (24.69%) Test Automation
5 19 (23.46%) TDD
6 15 (18.52%) DevOps
7 13 (16.05%) BDD
8 12 (14.81%) Front End Development
8 12 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.58%) Kanban
10 10 (12.35%) Integration Testing
10 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
11 9 (11.11%) MVC
12 7 (8.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 7 (8.64%) OO
12 7 (8.64%) SDLC
12 7 (8.64%) Service Design
13 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) Java
2 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.17%) Python
3 5 (6.17%) SQL
4 4 (4.94%) C#
5 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) CISA
2 1 (1.23%) CISM
2 1 (1.23%) CISSP
2 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Kibana
1 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.23%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) CA
2 1 (1.23%) Pega
2 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
2 1 (1.23%) Twitter