Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Sun Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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.

Sun Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 186
Contract jobs citing Sun Certification 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Scotland median daily rate - - £390
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £440
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £40.75

Sun 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 708 990 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.03% 22.77% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 614 519
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.02%
10th Percentile £207 £240 £213
90th Percentile £513 £466 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 34 26
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £28.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.68% +26.30% +53.00%
10th Percentile £12.85 £11.95 £13.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.53 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +31.58%

Sun Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Sun Certification in Scotland

Sun Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sun Certification in Scotland