Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Spanning Tree skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spanning Tree over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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.

Spanning Tree Protocol
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 143 109
Contract jobs citing Spanning Tree 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.067% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.72% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Scotland median daily rate - £338 £375
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Spanning Tree is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 246 277 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.62% 9.26% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 153 119
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £195 £203 £189
90th Percentile £575 £588 £515
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.25 £16.68 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% -67.92% +103.92%
10th Percentile £15.04 £15.80 £14.28
90th Percentile £32.28 £17.41 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £17.18 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.41% -18.19% -1.18%

Spanning Tree
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Spanning Tree in Edinburgh

Spanning Tree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spanning Tree in Edinburgh