The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £575 -
% change year-on-year
-23.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace Cloud
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
117 83 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 4.73% 2.60% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 41 25
Median daily rate £350 £363 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -13.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%