Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Time Sharing Option skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Sharing Option over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 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.

IBM Time Sharing Option (TSO)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 86 82
Contract jobs citing Time Sharing Option 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.52% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category - 4.48% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate £500 - £405
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Time Sharing Option is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 164 134 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.49% 11.55% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 66 87
Glasgow median daily rate £320 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90% +5.98%
10th Percentile £124 £160 £127
90th Percentile £494 £475 £439
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.75 £11.27 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.46% -46.32% +15.07%
10th Percentile £12.14 £10.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £136.65 £21.35 £40.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23% +8.00%

Time Sharing Option
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Time Sharing Option as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Time Sharing Option in Glasgow

Time Sharing Option
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Sharing Option in Glasgow