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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 64 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Internet 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.70% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 2.56% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £238 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -47.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £94.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.73% +3.44%
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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
71 117 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.28% 14.29% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 18
Average daily rate £325 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

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 31 July 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) ActionScript
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) Flash
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) New Media
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) BBC
5 1 (10.00%) .NET

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (50.00%) Games
1 5 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) Flash
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) New Media
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Content Management
1 3 (30.00%) Game Development
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Infoblox