The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £270 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £43.78 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-42.89% +34.70%
2G
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 74 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.91% 8.52% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 61
Median daily rate £275 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.98% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Glasgow region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow