Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 133
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £217
Scotland median daily rate - - £217
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

RAD 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 2,528 1,476 2,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 86.75% 83.44% 83.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,482 912 1,295
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.51% +21.94%
10th Percentile £12.65 £14.25 £12.32
90th Percentile £65.50 £47.70 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £22.75 £23.35
% change year-on-year -4.40% -2.57% +3.78%

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Edinburgh

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Edinburgh