The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Portuguese Language in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portuguese Language over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portuguese Language
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing Portuguese Language 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.037% -
As % of the General category - 0.080% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £150 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
Portuguese Language
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1149 1246 930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.09% 45.86% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 658 445
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Portuguese Language
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Portuguese Language Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland