Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Broadband
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 81 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 +4
Contract jobs citing Broadband 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.46% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 2.38% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Glasgow median daily rate £140 £329 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.41% +54.71% -57.18%
10th Percentile £135 £238 £161
90th Percentile £145 £413 £274
Scotland median daily rate £145 £329 £213
% change year-on-year -55.89% +54.71% -57.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £16.50
Scotland median hourly rate - - £16.50

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 150 168 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.54% 15.05% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 90
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +3.08% -4.41%
10th Percentile £135 £210 £149
90th Percentile £550 £443 £463
Scotland median daily rate £361 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.75 £46.50 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.98% +228.04% -58.00%
10th Percentile £10.73 £43.70 £12.35
90th Percentile £22.75 £49.30 £17.75
Scotland median hourly rate £28.13 £30.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -6.25% +73.91% -42.50%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Glasgow

Broadband
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Broadband in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Broadband in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft