Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Unix Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Unix Support
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 123 135
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Support 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.19% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Edinburgh median daily rate - £425 -
Scotland median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2783 2038 3057
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 96.73% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1632 1181 1581
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -1.90%
10th Percentile £251 £250 £259
90th Percentile £545 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 27
Edinburgh median hourly rate £16.68 £19.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% -1.25% +26.82%
10th Percentile £10.44 £11.54 £11.04
90th Percentile £41.75 £50.91 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £23.35
% change year-on-year +25.08% -30.80% +33.43%

Unix Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings that featured Unix Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Unix Support in Edinburgh

Unix Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Support in Edinburgh