The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QSIG
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing QSIG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
289 397 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.61% 14.54% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 214 130
Average daily rate £300 £351 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £16.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing QSIG across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland