The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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 ION Trading.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ION Trading
Rank 147 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £230
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ION Trading
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1417 1065 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.90% 35.32% 39.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 500 503
Median daily rate £350 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 37 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £11.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

ION Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing ION Trading as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ION Trading
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ION Trading
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ION Trading within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 £350 -
ION Trading
UK

ION Trading
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ION Trading also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ION Trading.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

ION Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft