Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for thinkFolio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited thinkFolio over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Markit thinkFolio
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 118 109
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +20
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 6 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.62% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.82% 10.59% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% - -
Scotland median daily rate £225 £400 -
% change year-on-year -43.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

thinkFolio is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 68 170 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.66% 5.90% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 94 71
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +6.76% -21.28%
10th Percentile £260 £277 £205
90th Percentile £638 £600 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £28.75 -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -6.67% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing thinkFolio in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for thinkFolio in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 6 (100.00%) Charles River
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) iPhone
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) iPad
3 3 (50.00%) Markit EDM
3 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (33.33%) FactSet
4 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) Fund Management

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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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) iPad
1 3 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Charles River
2 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) FactSet
4 1 (16.67%) BISAM