Period
to 14 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of RedGate products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RedGate over the 6 months to 14 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Gate Software.

RedGate
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 134 124
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +7
Contract jobs citing RedGate 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.068% 0.034% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £451 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.13% -24.24%
Scotland median daily rate - £451 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.13% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

RedGate is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 971 980 904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.97% 33.70% 41.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 548 471
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.63% +2.58%
10th Percentile £253 £256 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 17
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £30.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.40% +53.85% +34.39%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £13.15
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £52.07
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -31.37% +34.21% +30.99%

RedGate
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for RedGate in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RedGate 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 RedGate.

1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) logstash
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
1 2 (100.00%) Liquibase
1 2 (100.00%) Protractor
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

RedGate
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 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Gradle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Liquibase
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Protractor
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kibana
1 2 (100.00%) logstash
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software