The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chip and PIN
Rank - 139 -
Contract jobs citing Chip and PIN 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £85 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £85 £333
% change year-on-year
+70.58% -74.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Chip and PIN
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
908 926 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.99% 29.14% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 431 422
Median daily rate £344 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 21
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.34% -18.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £65.00 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Chip and PIN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Chip and PIN
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chip and PIN across the Scotland region.

Chip and PIN Daily Rate Trend in Scotland