The first table below looks at the demand for Sentinel 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 Sentinel over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fidessa LatentZero Sentinel
Rank - 109 113
Contract jobs citing Sentinel 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.072%
As % of the Business Applications category - 1.97% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £410 £501
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £505
% change year-on-year
- -15.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
202 152 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.61% 6.54% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 65 113
Average daily rate £405 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £464 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £14.52 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Sentinel
UK

Sentinel
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Sentinel Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Sentinel
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Sentinel Daily Rate Trend in Scotland