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About Us

Edinburgh sky at nightFounded in March 2012, Evolve IT Recruitment Ltd is a full service recruitment consultancy that provides specialist recruitment solutions within the Information Technology sector. We are based in Edinburgh and have the capability and experience to deliver on roles throughout the UK and abroad through our well-developed network of recruiters in New Zealand and Australia.


The vision of Evolve IT Recruitment Ltd

Established by Managing Director Simon McOscar, the vision of Evolve IT Recruitment Ltd is to raise the overall standard of service in the recruitment industry. The name “Evolve” reflects the aspirations of our business on several different levels:


  • The overall recruitment industry – we intent to offer a significantly better, customer-focused experience and service that will in turn force other agencies to lift their standards. In this way, we intend to evolve the industry away from the “used car salesman” and numbers-driven approach of the past, towards a future where it is all about working collaboratively with clients and candidates to deliver results which really meet your needs

  • Our clients – we aim to help evolve your business through listening to your requirements and sourcing candidates with the right skills, attitude and experience to drive your team and business forward

  • Our candidates – we aim to help evolve your career by getting to know you and matching your skills and experience to an opportunity which will allow you to realise your goals. We will also continue to support and develop your career by giving you access to our ‘Evolve Performance Coaching’ programme free of charge*


    We believe that we can set and deliver a better standard of service in recruitment and would love the have the opportunity to display what we can do for your team or career.


    Meet the Evolve Team

    *Evolve Performance Coaching is available free of charge to candidates who are placed in a Permanent role and those who are placed in a Fixed Term Contract with an initial duration of 9 months or longer