Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for RACF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RACF over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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.

IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 117 122
Contract jobs citing RACF 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category - 2.75% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - £520 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.74% +8.70%
Scotland median daily rate £429 £435 £340
% change year-on-year -1.27% +27.87% -15.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

RACF is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 266 218 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.03% 10.33% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 108 82
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £193 £130 £125
90th Percentile £600 £479 £506
Scotland median daily rate £375 £321 £310
% change year-on-year +16.82% +3.55% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £17.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.90% -32.35% +112.50%
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.49 £24.05
90th Percentile £41.00 £34.25 £37.55
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +18.25%

RACF
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for RACF in Edinburgh

RACF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RACF in Edinburgh