The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of thinkFolio products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited thinkFolio over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within thinkFolio Limited.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
thinkFolio
Rank - 58 57
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.02% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £525
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
416 293 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.04% 42.46% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 145 157
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow