Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Trainer was £170 per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Trainer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 160 175
Rank change year-on-year -8 +15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Trainer 16 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 10
Scotland median daily rate £170 £235 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.66% -0.53% -16.74%
10th Percentile £147 £214 £196
90th Percentile £227 £279 £450
UK median daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.99 £18.55 £18.00
% change year-on-year -13.78% +3.03% -28.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Contract vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 4,553 3,598 5,260
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 94.91% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,660 2,075 2,780
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £224 £225
90th Percentile £538 £505 £519
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 134 90
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.54 £10.44
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.51 £47.05
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.51
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.76% +12.18%

Trainer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Trainer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Trainer in Scotland

Trainer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Trainer in Scotland

Trainer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Trainer in Scotland

Trainer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Trainer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 8 £175 -
Glasgow - 6 £150 -
Edinburgh -31 2 - -
Trainer
UK

Trainer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Trainer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Trainer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
5 4 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (25.00%) HND
5 4 (25.00%) ERP
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Local Government
7 2 (12.50%) CIPD
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
8 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
8 1 (6.25%) Coaching
8 1 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) NHS
8 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
8 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO

Trainer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Information Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) HND
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP