The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TSYS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TSYS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 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 Total System Services, Inc.

TSYS
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 98 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Contract jobs citing TSYS 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.22% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.50% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TSYS is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 421 606 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 34.28% 44.99% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 287 191
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £34.20 £15.82 £26.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.21% -39.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £12.15 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

TSYS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing TSYS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for TSYS in Edinburgh

TSYS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TSYS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TSYS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for TSYS.

1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) Artefact Management
3 2 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model

TSYS
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:

General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Fraud Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Artefact Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model