The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ION Trading products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ION Trading over the 3 months to 1 October 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ION Trading.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 58 -
Contract jobs citing ION Trading 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.46% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £471
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
387 280 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.38% 43.34% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 143 183
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

ION Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

ION Trading Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing ION Trading 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 ION Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP