The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 49 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Broadband 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.97% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.50% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £200 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £45.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +205.08%
Broadband
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
109 105 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.58% 13.46% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 61 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £114 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Broadband
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Broadband Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Broadband
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Broadband across the Glasgow region.

Broadband Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) ADSL
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) iManage

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) ADSL
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) ISDN
4 1 (12.50%) LLU
4 1 (12.50%) PSTN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
3 2 (25.00%) iManage