The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £248 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Support
Scotland > Glasgow
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 48 63
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 2.95% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 3.14% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 6
Glasgow median daily rate £248 £413 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +137.75%  
10th Percentile £236 £325 £157
90th Percentile £259 £475 £388
Scotland median daily rate £248 £413 £250
% change year-on-year -40.00% +65.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 633 669 864
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.05% 93.96% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1085 1441
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -1.42%  
10th Percentile £240 £213 £238
90th Percentile £500 £475 £455
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 64
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.62 £9.50 £31.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.97% -70.05%  
10th Percentile £13.50 £9.25 £12.14
90th Percentile £56.63 £13.00 £66.05
Scotland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +89.65% -22.66%  

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Glasgow

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Applications Support in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Glasgow

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Support in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Glasgow

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Applications Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
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