The table below looks at the statistics for SVG 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 SVG over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG)
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing SVG 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £381 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £340 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SVG
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
624 631 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.49% 23.86% 26.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 364 306
Average daily rate £363 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +17.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £23.75 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £45.25 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

SVG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SVG across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SVG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SVG
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SVG Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SVG
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SVG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SVG.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) GxP
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X

SVG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing SVG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SVG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Data Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Designer
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) GxP