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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 53 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing 2G 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 2.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £219 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £280 £310
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
115 135 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.18% 17.62% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 71 43
Median daily rate £340 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £140 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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

2G
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management