The first table below looks at the demand for WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WhatsUp Gold 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £275 -
% change year-on-year
+54.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 44 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.26% 4.82% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 23
Average daily rate £400 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £426 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
WhatsUp Gold
Scotland

WhatsUp Gold
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) xDSL
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling

WhatsUp Gold
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WhatsUp Gold 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 WhatsUp Gold. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) xDSL
1 1 (100.00%) MRTG
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds