Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for People Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited People Management over the 6 months to 17 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.

People Management
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 125 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 -6
Contract jobs citing People Management 20 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.67% 0.36% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £463 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -13.16% +16.56%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £463
90th Percentile £613 £846 £488
Scotland median daily rate £438 £344 £350
% change year-on-year +27.27% -1.79% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

People Management 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 2,381 1,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.63% 84.88% 85.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,352 1,388 1,138
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £553 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 23
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +21.88%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £44.01 £39.20 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -4.02% +40.00%

People Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for People Management in Edinburgh

People Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for People Management in Edinburgh

People Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing People Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for People Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing People Management 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 People Management.

1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) Line Management
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
4 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
4 6 (30.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Test Management
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
7 3 (15.00%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (15.00%) Fund Management
7 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (10.00%) Service Design
8 2 (10.00%) Conflict Management

People Management
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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Protractor
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Coach
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 2 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Fintech
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Coaching
3 7 (35.00%) Line Management
3 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) Decision-Making
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Release Management
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Test Management
6 3 (15.00%) Fund Accounting
6 3 (15.00%) Fund Management
6 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Planview