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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 53 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing Derivative 2 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.38% 2.03% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 6.50% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £369 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.18% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £28.69
Derivative
Scotland

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
212 246 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.08% 31.26% 24.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 140 96
Median daily rate £375 £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £144 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.02% +64.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

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 5 December 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) KDB
4 4 (33.33%) Analytics
4 4 (33.33%) Kdb+
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Option Pricing Theory
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Spring
5 3 (25.00%) Sybase
5 3 (25.00%) DB2
5 3 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) J2SE
6 2 (16.67%) Equities
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) JUnit
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Market Making
6 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives

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 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) KDB
1 4 (33.33%) Kdb+
2 3 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Gradle
2 1 (8.33%) Grunt
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) KDB Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Scala Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) J2SE
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) D3.js
3 1 (8.33%) Highcharts JS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) Protocol Buffers
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) RxJS
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Equities
3 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
1 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Option Pricing Theory
3 2 (16.67%) Market Making
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Threat Management
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Reuters