The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Smartcard over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Smart Card
UK / Scotland
Rank - 122 -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +64.06%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
531 742 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 30.84% 28.77% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 378 382
Median daily rate £360 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 21
Median hourly rate £52.09 £40.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.21% +153.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £17.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £46.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

Smartcard
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Smartcard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Smartcard Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Smartcard
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Smartcard Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Smartcard
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Smartcard across the Scotland region.

Smartcard Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland