The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 62 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% 0.97% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 8.11% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Average daily rate
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- £363 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -2.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.35
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -5.19%
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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
95 74 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.03% 11.99% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 42
Average daily rate £340 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Resourcer
1 1 (25.00%) Recruitment Resourcer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft