Period
to 10 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sophos over the 6 months to 10 August 2020 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 Sophos PLC.

Sophos
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 104 115
Contract jobs citing Sophos 0 2 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.34% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £210 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Scotland median daily rate £200 £300 £188
% change year-on-year -33.33% +60.00% -40.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Sophos 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 287 581 760
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 47.60% 38.86% 42.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 320 411
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.54%
10th Percentile £284 £300 £215
90th Percentile £569 £575 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 19
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +57.41% -6.83%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.17 £10.44
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate £23.36 £17.50 £16.06
% change year-on-year +33.46% +9.00% -41.62%

Sophos
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Sophos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Sophos in Glasgow

Sophos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sophos in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for Sophos in Glasgow