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 21 April 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
21 Apr 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 £420 - -
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
354 331 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.58% 12.49% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 143 145
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £129 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -23.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.17 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.88%

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