Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Pattern Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 6 months to 24 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.

Pattern Recognition
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 203
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £505 £510 £363
% change year-on-year -0.98% +40.69% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Pattern Recognition is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4239 3603 5106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.52% 82.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2113 2669
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 88 103
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.95 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £23.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.15% +5.40% +18.42%

Pattern Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Recognition in Scotland