The first table below looks at the demand for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £65.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-42.30% +44.44%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 144 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.52% 15.74% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 90 45
Average daily rate £325 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.42 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.22% +9.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
PhD
Scotland

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhD across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PhD
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PhD across the Glasgow region.

PhD Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

PhD
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analysis

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing PhD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Research
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree