The table below looks at the statistics for COM+ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited COM+ over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
COM+ (COM Plus)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs citing COM+ 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
164 158 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.34% 25.77% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 140
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

COM+
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing COM+ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

COM+ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

COM+
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

COM+ Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow