Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 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.

Software Deployment
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 118 142
Rank change year-on-year +39 +24 -23
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 2 2 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.084% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.097% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.62% -5.56%
Scotland median daily rate - £350 £290
% change year-on-year - +20.69% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 - -

Software Deployment 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 917 2,058 2,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.78% 86.11% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 1,074 1,571
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £294
90th Percentile £600 £594 £573
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 24
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -34.58% +58.00%
10th Percentile £16.64 £11.16 £10.75
90th Percentile £42.63 £45.03 £45.96
Median hourly rate £24.75 £23.50 £17.40
% change year-on-year +5.32% +35.06% -36.73%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in Edinburgh

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Software Deployment in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Software Deployment in Edinburgh

Software Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Software Deployment in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Software Deployment in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Software Deployment
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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft