The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Government
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - - 0.12%
As % of the General category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +22.30% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.88 £22.45 £31.25
% change year-on-year -11.46% -28.16%  

Local Government is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 186 228 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 35.56% 40.07% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 125 195
Median daily rate £358 £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.03% -15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £197 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Local Government
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Local Government in Glasgow

Local Government
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Local Government in Glasgow