Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SolarWinds products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SolarWinds over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SolarWinds.

SolarWinds
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 83 87
Contract jobs citing SolarWinds 0 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.18% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.38% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Glasgow median daily rate - £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.25% -
Scotland median daily rate £313 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -3.85% -18.75% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - -3.45% -

SolarWinds is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 529 528 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.69% 47.31% 42.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 250 343
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £204 £213 £182
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -35.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £61.25
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

SolarWinds
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SolarWinds in Glasgow

SolarWinds
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SolarWinds in Glasgow