The first table below looks at the demand for Trac 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 Trac over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Development 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Trac
Rank - 110 -
Contract jobs citing Trac 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.081% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-49.23% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
310 224 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.28% 9.09% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 87 102
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +58.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £24.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £34.20 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Trac
UK

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Trac Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Trac
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trac within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - - - - 1
Trac
UK

Trac
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Trac 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 Trac.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Trac
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Trac 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 Trac. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase