Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 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.

Service Design
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 83 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing Service Design 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.79% 0.26% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.31% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £340 £425 £307
90th Percentile £485 £475 £503
Scotland median daily rate £443 £440 £402
% change year-on-year +0.57% +9.59% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £100.00

Service Design is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1094 962 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.41% 83.87% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 490 705
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £224
90th Percentile £506 £469 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +6.85% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -16.54% +43.20%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.28 £47.88 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.06% +3.78%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in Glasgow

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Design in Glasgow

Service Design
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in Glasgow over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Service Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Publishing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (10.00%) Ethnography
4 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (10.00%) Sociology
4 1 (10.00%) Anthropology
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) MS Visio

Service Design
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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
1 3 (30.00%) UX Designer
1 3 (30.00%) UX Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Author
2 1 (10.00%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Anthropology
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Ethnography
3 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Sociology
3 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (10.00%) Usability Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland