The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Local Government in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Local Government over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Government
Rank - 65 58
Contract jobs citing Local Government 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the General category - 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+11.35% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.86 £22.54 £24.98
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -9.74%
General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
349 335 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.67% 42.78% 53.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 173 204
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Local Government
Scotland

Local Government
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Local Government Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Local Government
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Local Government 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 Local Government.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger

Local Government
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Local Government 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 Local Government. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Support Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle HR Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) System Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft