Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 14 November 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.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 85 86
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 0 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.90% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.41% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Glasgow median daily rate - £475 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.38% -
Scotland median daily rate - £525 £310
% change year-on-year - +69.35% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £35.50

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 546 498 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.04% 37.56% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 304 196
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £378 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +1.34% +6.43%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £451
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +71.43% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in Glasgow

Regular Expression
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regular Expression in Glasgow