The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Bloomberg over the 3 months to 6 December 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Bloomberg.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Bloomberg
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Bloomberg 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £513 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.73% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Bloomberg
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
284 346 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 51.64% 43.91% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 178 129
Median daily rate £350 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £20.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.39% +48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £12.35 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £37.21 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Bloomberg as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Bloomberg
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Bloomberg Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Bloomberg
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Bloomberg Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Bloomberg
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Bloomberg
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase