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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 65 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.15% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.64% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£208 £215 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.48% -17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £183 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £259 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £203 £228
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.53 £12.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -29.41%
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
810 629 794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.10% 95.30% 94.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 341 370
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.70 £18.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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
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 29 August 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
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Rate: £100 - £150 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago