Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for BCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BCP over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Business Continuity Planning (BCP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 87 95
Contract jobs citing BCP 0 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 1.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.39% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Glasgow median daily rate - £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

BCP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,548 1,226 1,115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.46% 86.95% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 651 621
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £263 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £451
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +71.43% -55.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.18 £33.30 £44.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.93% +45.24%

BCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing BCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for BCP in Glasgow

BCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BCP in Glasgow