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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT)
Rank - 135 -
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 £525 £431 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
629 633 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.41% 19.78% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 306 431
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.25% -3.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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