The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Freedom of Information over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freedom of Information (FOI)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £218 £300
% change year-on-year
+28.73% -27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -42.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
561 528 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.41% 21.42% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 260 193
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 47
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.25 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £17.60 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Freedom of Information
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Freedom of Information
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Freedom of Information Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland