Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Unix Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 21 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.

Unix Consultant
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 166 182
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Consultant 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.027% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £400 £300 £450
% change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 4,505 3,550 5,289
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 94.84% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,627 2,061 2,802
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £219 £225
90th Percentile £538 £501 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 132 91
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £17.32 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -17.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.66 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £49.84 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

Unix Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Consultant in Scotland

Unix Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Consultant in Scotland