Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Author was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 January 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.

Technical Author
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 81 89
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Author 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.098% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Glasgow median daily rate - - £288
Scotland median daily rate £288 - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £47.00

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 1,115 1,016 1,427
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 94.78% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 513 767
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £186 £196
90th Percentile £500 £468 £475
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -44.16% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.08 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.70% -17.52% +20.00%

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