The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 70 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing BusinessWorks 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% - 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.67% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£388 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
BusinessWorks
Scotland

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

Business Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
75 26 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.62% 3.94% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 23
Average daily rate £360 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing BusinessWorks across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BusinessWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

BusinessWorks Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

BusinessWorks
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) OpenLink
4 2 (40.00%) Endur
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Endur
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VBA Developer
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (40.00%) OpenLink