Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Alterian products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Alterian over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Alterian.

Alterian
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +186
Contract jobs citing Alterian 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.023% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.053% 0.051% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Scotland median daily rate £345 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% - -
UK median daily rate £245 £410 £320
% change year-on-year -40.24% +28.13% -17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Alterian is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1878 1978 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.37% 45.88% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1087 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
10th Percentile £202 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £501
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 76
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%
10th Percentile £11.19 £9.56 £8.38
90th Percentile £46.30 £44.63 £41.88
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

Alterian
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Alterian as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Alterian in Scotland

Alterian
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Alterian in Scotland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Alterian in Scotland

Alterian
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Alterian within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh - 1 £345 -
Alterian
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Alterian also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Alterian.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes

Alterian
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe