Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Programmer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Senior Programmer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 96
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Programmer 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.089% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.094% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median daily rate - - £408
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +18.75% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1263 1065 1637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 94.58% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 572 853
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 31
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.38 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -51.24% +66.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £41.35 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £17.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +18.88% -25.85% +31.00%

Senior Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Programmer in Glasgow

Senior Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Programmer in Glasgow