Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 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.

Master's Degree
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - 82
Rank change year-on-year - +82 -40
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.42% - 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% - 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Renfrewshire median daily rate £420 - £300
Scotland median daily rate £420 £323 £375
% change year-on-year +30.03% -13.87% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Master's Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 182 63 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 86.26% 63.00% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 55 401
Renfrewshire median daily rate £360 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% -4.62%
10th Percentile £250 £258 £250
90th Percentile £445 £443 £440
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £332
% change year-on-year - +12.95% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 36
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £73.75 £19.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.16% -50.97% -22.50%
10th Percentile £67.75 £19.00 £33.88
90th Percentile £77.63 £19.00 £42.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% -20.00% +36.66%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Renfrewshire

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Master's Degree in Renfrewshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Master's Degree in Renfrewshire

Master's Degree
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 3 £420 -
Master's Degree
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Master's Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Chief Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) JSP 440