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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 60 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Internet 8 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 0.48% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 5.56% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Average daily rate
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£500 £328 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.67% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £326 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £338 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.58 £15.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-1.07% +10.52%
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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
96 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.05% 8.56% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 23 47
Average daily rate £438 £340 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.67% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £251 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £68.00 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 March 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 4 (40.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) QA
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (10.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Resourcer
3 1 (10.00%) Recruitment Resourcer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Design
2 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) AppSense
1 1 (10.00%) Infoblox