Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Strategic Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Thinking over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

Strategic Thinking
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - +99 -
Contract jobs citing Strategic Thinking 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate £450 - £293
10th Percentile £345 - £280
90th Percentile £495 - £299
Scotland median daily rate £475 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Strategic Thinking 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 1094 962 1323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.41% 83.87% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 490 705
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -
10th Percentile £255 £213 £224
90th Percentile £506 £469 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +6.85% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 18
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £29.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.04% -16.54% +43.20%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.28 £47.88 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +14.29% -10.06% +3.78%

Strategic Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Thinking in Glasgow

Strategic Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Strategic Thinking in Glasgow

Strategic Thinking
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Strategic Thinking in Glasgow over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Strategic Thinking in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Strategic Thinking 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 Strategic Thinking.

1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management

Strategic Thinking
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 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) UX Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle