Period
to 23 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Taxonomies in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Taxonomies over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Taxonomy
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 108 135
Contract jobs citing Taxonomies 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.49% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Edinburgh median daily rate - £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
Scotland median daily rate £625 £500 £600
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Taxonomies is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 808 615 928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.91% 29.40% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 355 455
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -4.24% +13.01%
10th Percentile £270 £207 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £43.39 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.67% +97.23% +29.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.88 £12.94
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.17 £48.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% -9.09% +86.08%

Taxonomies
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Taxonomies in Edinburgh

Taxonomies
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Taxonomies in Edinburgh