Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 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.

Service Design
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 79 73
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing Service Design 18 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.52% 0.29% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.34% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 4
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £413 £433 £388
90th Percentile £485 £498 £505
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +2.97% -0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 1,022 876 1,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.17% 83.51% 79.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 454 630
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £206
90th Percentile £500 £475 £476
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.28
90th Percentile £36.00 £48.73 £48.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +8.97% -40.00% +43.23%

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 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Service Design in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Service Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 7 (38.89%) C#
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
1 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (38.89%) Microservices
2 6 (33.33%) User Experience
3 5 (27.78%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (11.11%) Internet
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
7 1 (5.56%) PaaS
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.56%) Pega
7 1 (5.56%) Publishing
7 1 (5.56%) CMS
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (5.56%) Usability Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) User Researcher
5 3 (16.67%) UX Specialist
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Designer
6 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
7 1 (5.56%) Pega Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Service Design Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
1 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (38.89%) RESTful
2 5 (27.78%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Microservices
2 4 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (16.67%) Actionable Insight
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (5.56%) Anthropology
5 1 (5.56%) API Development
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Case Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Ethnography
5 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (5.56%) Sociology
5 1 (5.56%) Usability Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Pega