Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Axios Systems assyst
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 170 201
Rank change year-on-year -13 +31 -14
Contract jobs citing assyst 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.080% 0.093% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.50% 1.90% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Scotland median daily rate £115 £130 £121
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +7.22% +10.23%
UK median daily rate £220 £388 £301
% change year-on-year -43.23% +28.95% -19.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -48.00% +36.99% +21.67%

assyst 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 Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 266 211 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.35% 4.91% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 114 215
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £291 £278 £280
90th Percentile £581 £534 £610
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
% change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Scotland median hourly rate £35.63 - £38.75
10th Percentile £26.25 - £31.83
90th Percentile £39.26 - £51.70
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +5.08% -0.84%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing assyst as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for assyst in Scotland

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for assyst in Scotland

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for assyst in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing assyst within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 4 £115 -11.54%
assyst
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing assyst 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 Scotland region with a requirement for assyst.

1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Analyst Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle