Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Junior
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 86 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 5 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.77% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.81% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Glasgow median daily rate £238 £160 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.90% -32.13% -24.50%
10th Percentile £231 £102 £157
90th Percentile £244 £311 £348
Scotland median daily rate £225 £222 £225
% change year-on-year +1.58% -1.56% -29.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £80.00
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 - £80.00

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 1221 1230 1698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.24% 94.11% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 697 897
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £234 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £374
% change year-on-year - +0.27% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -48.98% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.55 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Glasgow

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Glasgow

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Glasgow

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Junior 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 Junior in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics

Junior 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft