Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Data Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Security over the 6 months to 23 May 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.

Data Security
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 74 91
Contract jobs citing Data Security 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.71% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.81% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Glasgow median daily rate - £520 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.35% -
Scotland median daily rate £325 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -23.53% - -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Data Security 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 1,338 990 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.55% 87.46% 82.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 523 582
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £239 £208
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £27.45 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.13% -15.55% +28.71%
10th Percentile £10.08 £14.49 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.23 £40.26
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% -43.06% +34.65%

Data Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Security in Glasgow

Data Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Security in Glasgow