Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PDA over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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.

Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs citing PDA 0 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - - 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Glasgow median daily rate - - £140
Scotland median daily rate £90 £260 £300
% change year-on-year -65.38% -13.33% -12.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

PDA is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 370 354 459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.23% 34.01% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 170 248
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £212 £162 £140
90th Percentile £485 £473 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £26.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.13% +82.76% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.23 £15.42 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.10 £45.13 £40.27
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -43.26% +76.25% +9.59%

PDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for PDA in Glasgow

PDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PDA in Glasgow

PDA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDA in Glasgow