The table below looks at the statistics for LiveLink 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 LiveLink over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Text LiveLink
Rank 56 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LiveLink 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% - 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% - 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 - £408
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LiveLink
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.02% 11.38% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 53 48
Average daily rate £300 £340 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

LiveLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

LiveLink Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LiveLink
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LiveLink Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

LiveLink
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

LiveLink Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

LiveLink
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink.

1 2 (100.00%) OpenText
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source

LiveLink
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing LiveLink 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 LiveLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) OpenText