Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for IBM Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

IBM Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 186 186
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median daily rate - - £430
UK median daily rate £225 £315 £425
% change year-on-year -28.57% -25.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

IBM Certification 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 Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 811 707 985
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.54% 14.20% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 396 608
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +6.62% -
10th Percentile £209 £207 £240
90th Percentile £538 £525 £463
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 47 37
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £28.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.93% -27.27% +40.31%
10th Percentile £14.55 £12.90 £12.40
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.32 £43.30
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +7.14%

IBM Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM Certification in Scotland

IBM Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Certification in Scotland

IBM Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Certification in Scotland