Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Smartcard in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smartcard over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Smart Card
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 180 -
Contract jobs citing Smartcard 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.023% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.067% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median daily rate - £240 -
UK median daily rate £475 £413 £239
% change year-on-year +15.15% +72.77% -4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £14.75 £17.85 £30.60
% change year-on-year -17.38% -41.67% +135.38%

Smartcard is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1487 1493 1903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 29.46% 34.34% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 880 934
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
10th Percentile £214 £228 £210
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 38 61
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.60 £46.68 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.82% +6.82% +8.33%

Smartcard
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Smartcard in Scotland

Smartcard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smartcard in Scotland

Smartcard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smartcard in Scotland