The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Statistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Statistics over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Statistics
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 69
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Statistics 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £346
% change year-on-year - +1.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.99
% change year-on-year - -18.68%  

Statistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 543 572 753
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.79% 83.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 346 390
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Statistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Statistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Statistics in Glasgow

Statistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Statistics in Glasgow

Statistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Statistics in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Statistics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Statistics 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 Statistics.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Appium
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) PMO
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)

Statistics
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
1 1 (20.00%) 3G
1 1 (20.00%) 4G
1 1 (20.00%) RNC
1 1 (20.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Tester
1 1 (20.00%) iOS Tester
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Planner
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Tester
1 1 (20.00%) UX Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
1 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft