The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 52 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Contract jobs citing Derivative 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.73% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 1.20% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £331 £475
% change year-on-year
+50.94% -30.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
167 166 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.42% 26.60% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 97 96
Median daily rate £350 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £153 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.33 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (40.00%) KDB
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Option Pricing Theory
2 2 (40.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (40.00%) Kdb+

Derivative
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) KDB
1 2 (40.00%) Kdb+
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Concordion
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) KDB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (40.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (40.00%) Option Pricing Theory
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CGEIT
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft