The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Eikon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Eikon over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Thomson Reuters Eikon
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 130 129
Contract jobs citing Eikon 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.039% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.76% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £100 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £100 £350
% change year-on-year - -71.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Eikon is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 101 132 125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.75% 5.09% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 90 60
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +39.58% +57.14%  

Eikon
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Eikon as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Eikon in Scotland