The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Statistics in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Statistics
Rank 63 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.26% 0.68% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 2.86% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£334 £350 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.71% +35.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £350 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.22 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-20.27% +27.58%
Statistics
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 140 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.11% 23.77% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 69 108
Average daily rate £310 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £263 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.50 £12.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +28.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Statistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Statistics Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Statistics
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Statistics across the Glasgow region.

Statistics Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Statistics
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Statistics across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Statistics Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Statistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Statistics Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Statistics
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) Taxonomies
1 4 (66.67%) Copywriting
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Wiki
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Economics

Statistics
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Statistics 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 Statistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Content Editor
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Taxonomies
1 4 (66.67%) Copywriting
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Wiki
2 2 (33.33%) Blog
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg