Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 77 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 7 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.60% 0.47% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.49% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 12
Glasgow median daily rate £170 £245 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.61% -6.67% +31.25%
10th Percentile £139 £126 £90
90th Percentile £218 £271 £380
Scotland median daily rate £220 £245 £250
% change year-on-year -10.20% -2.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £14.00
Scotland median hourly rate £10.50 £10.88 £9.84
% change year-on-year -3.45% +10.52% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,115 1,013 1,441
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.12% 94.85% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 513 774
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £186 £196
90th Percentile £500 £468 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -44.16% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.08 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.70% -17.52% +20.00%

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 19 January 2018, 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 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) R
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 1 (14.29%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) R
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware