The median contractor rate for a Content Editor was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Content Editor
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 148 125
Contract jobs requiring a Content Editor 0 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.10% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £300 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £225 £315
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2728 2820
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.60% 92.73% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3468 4660 4971
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 132 242
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.65% -22.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £43.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Content Editor
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Content Editor in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Content Editor in Scotland

Content Editor
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Content Editor in Scotland

Content Editor
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Content Editor in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Content Editor in Scotland
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