The table below looks at the statistics for SWT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWT over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing SWT 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.031% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
SWT
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
591 636 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.36% 19.94% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 346 425
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SWT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing SWT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SWT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SWT
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SWT Daily Rate Trend in Scotland