Period
to 26 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Support Officer was £172 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Support Officer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 - 91
Rank change year-on-year - +91 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Officer 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate £172 - £183
10th Percentile £156 - £161
90th Percentile £221 - £209
Scotland median daily rate £170 £163 £200
% change year-on-year +4.31% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £187.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,500 1,093 1,173
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 94.39% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 577 655
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £212 £189
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £17.32 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.47% -44.58% +48.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.50 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.23 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.63 £17.32 £31.35
% change year-on-year -3.98% -44.76% +67.21%

Support Officer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Support Officer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Support Officer in Glasgow

Support Officer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Officer in Glasgow

Support Officer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Officer in Glasgow

Support Officer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Support Officer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Support Officer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) PMO
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project

Support Officer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft