The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 50 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.28% 0.66% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.68% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £127 £150 £91
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.33% +65.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -1.78%
Junior
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
571 733 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.07% 96.70% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 435 262
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Junior in their job title 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 with Junior in their job title.

1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) SCCM
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) QlikView
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) SQL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Junior in their job title 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 with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) VLAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) QlikView
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) ETL
1 2 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (12.50%) Information Security
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
1 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix