Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Author was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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.

Technical Author
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 89 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Author 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate - £275 -
Scotland median daily rate £275 £275 £375
% change year-on-year - -26.67% +42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1226 1219 1702
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.26% 94.06% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 694 895
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £370
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.24% -49.48% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.63 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Technical Author
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Author in Glasgow

Technical Author
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Author in Glasgow

Technical Author
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Author in Glasgow