Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 6 months to 13 December 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.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 90 77
Rank change year-on-year -22 -13 +22
Contract jobs citing GIS 5 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.29% 0.32% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 1.28% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +5.10% +223.71%
10th Percentile £375 £379 £324
90th Percentile £425 £436 £460
Scotland median daily rate £128 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -68.13% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.88 £24.00 £9.37
% change year-on-year -33.85% +156.14% -62.52%

GIS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence 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 database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 447 312 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.93% 24.64% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 168 142
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.40% +8.89%
10th Percentile £313 £262 £262
90th Percentile £541 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £33.75 £107.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.46% +140.45% +43.76%
10th Percentile £31.63 £12.77 £43.25
90th Percentile £34.88 £195.00 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% -1.18% +70.00%

GIS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Glasgow

GIS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIS in Glasgow

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GIS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for GIS.

1 4 (80.00%) CAD
1 4 (80.00%) AutoCAD
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Smallworld
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Billing

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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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Utilities
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CAD
1 4 (80.00%) Network Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle