Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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.

Social Media
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 85 98
Contract jobs citing Social Media 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.79% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate - £515 -
Scotland median daily rate £300 £475 -
% change year-on-year -36.84% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.00 - -

Social Media 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 435 382 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.26% 33.93% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 196 265
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £360 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £255 £206 £188
90th Percentile £475 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £25.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +3.48% +46.34%
10th Percentile £10.15 £17.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.40 £45.13 £65.75
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £35.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -31.91% +67.86% -3.45%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Glasgow

Social Media
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Social Media in Glasgow