The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 55 63
Contract jobs citing Equities 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.63% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £315
% change year-on-year +13.33% +19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Equities is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 180 159 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 35.09% 27.94% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 98 99
Median daily rate £355 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £176 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Median hourly rate - - £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Equities as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Glasgow

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equities in Glasgow