The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 183 206 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.20% 23.57% 38.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.90% 24.67% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 104 169
Median daily rate £335 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.06%
Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
612 835 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.30% 95.54% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 447 372
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £20.69 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +53.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 108 (37.76%) Java
2 98 (34.27%) JavaScript
3 89 (31.12%) CSS
4 87 (30.42%) HTML
4 87 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (29.02%) SQL
6 69 (24.13%) AngularJS
7 66 (23.08%) OO
8 63 (22.03%) .NET
9 59 (20.63%) C#
10 58 (20.28%) MVC
11 57 (19.93%) HTML5
12 56 (19.58%) Finance
13 55 (19.23%) SQL Server
14 54 (18.88%) Banking
14 54 (18.88%) Spring
15 52 (18.18%) OOD
16 49 (17.13%) Linux
16 49 (17.13%) Web Development
17 44 (15.38%) JUnit
18 43 (15.03%) Web Services
19 42 (14.69%) CSS3
20 41 (14.34%) Unix
21 38 (13.29%) SOAP
21 38 (13.29%) SDLC
22 35 (12.24%) React
22 35 (12.24%) Relational Database
23 34 (11.89%) Git (software)
23 34 (11.89%) RDBMS
24 33 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.50%) Node.js
2 7 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.45%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.10%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.40%) Apache
5 4 (1.40%) IIS
5 4 (1.40%) JBoss
5 4 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.40%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.05%) CMS
6 3 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.70%) Drupal
7 2 (0.70%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.75%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.05%) MS Office
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) iTunes
3 2 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.10%) HTTP
2 3 (1.05%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.70%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.35%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.35%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.24%) Relational Database
3 34 (11.89%) RDBMS
4 30 (10.49%) DB2
5 15 (5.24%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.15%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.80%) MS Access
8 8 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.40%) MarkLogic
12 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.70%) Big Data
13 2 (0.70%) Cognos Report Studio
13 2 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (15.38%) JUnit
2 34 (11.89%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.84%) Subversion
4 20 (6.99%) Maven
5 19 (6.64%) Eclipse
5 19 (6.64%) Mockito
6 18 (6.29%) Bitbucket
6 18 (6.29%) Gradle
7 9 (3.15%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.45%) Hudson
8 7 (2.45%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.10%) Grunt
9 6 (2.10%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.10%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (1.40%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.05%) Clang
11 3 (1.05%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.05%) Fiddler
11 3 (1.05%) gulp
11 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (19.58%) Finance
2 54 (18.88%) Banking
3 22 (7.69%) Front Office
4 15 (5.24%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.45%) Games
6 4 (1.40%) Legal
7 2 (0.70%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
8 1 (0.35%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (31.12%) CSS
2 87 (30.42%) HTML
3 69 (24.13%) AngularJS
4 63 (22.03%) .NET
5 57 (19.93%) HTML5
6 54 (18.88%) Spring
7 43 (15.03%) Web Services
8 42 (14.69%) CSS3
9 38 (13.29%) SOAP
10 35 (12.24%) React
11 32 (11.19%) jQuery
12 31 (10.84%) ASP.NET
13 26 (9.09%) REST
14 23 (8.04%) J2SE
15 22 (7.69%) .NET Framework
16 19 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (6.64%) Hibernate
16 19 (6.64%) J2EE
16 19 (6.64%) JMS
17 18 (6.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 12 (4.20%) Animation
3 12 (4.20%) Equities
3 12 (4.20%) iPad
4 11 (3.85%) iPhone
5 10 (3.50%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.15%) User Experience
7 6 (2.10%) Clustering
7 6 (2.10%) Derivative
7 6 (2.10%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.10%) Physics
7 6 (2.10%) RenderMan
8 5 (1.75%) Apple TV
8 5 (1.75%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.40%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.13%) Linux
2 41 (14.34%) Unix
3 30 (10.49%) Android
4 29 (10.14%) Apple iOS
5 14 (4.90%) Windows
6 6 (2.10%) AIX
6 6 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.05%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.35%) Solaris
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.42%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (23.08%) OO
3 58 (20.28%) MVC
4 52 (18.18%) OOD
5 49 (17.13%) Web Development
6 38 (13.29%) SDLC
7 33 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (10.49%) TDD
9 26 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 25 (8.74%) Front End Development
11 24 (8.39%) Android Development
12 22 (7.69%) iOS Development
13 21 (7.34%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (6.64%) Microservices
15 18 (6.29%) Unit Testing
15 18 (6.29%) Web Design
16 17 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (5.24%) Multithreading
18 14 (4.90%) Scrum
19 12 (4.20%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 108 (37.76%) Java
2 98 (34.27%) JavaScript
3 83 (29.02%) SQL
4 59 (20.63%) C#
5 30 (10.49%) Perl
6 17 (5.94%) C++
7 13 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 11 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.15%) Apple Swift
10 9 (3.15%) Python
10 9 (3.15%) VBA
11 7 (2.45%) PHP
11 7 (2.45%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.10%) C
12 6 (2.10%) GLSL
12 6 (2.10%) HLSL
12 6 (2.10%) R
12 6 (2.10%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (5.24%) Degree
2 6 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.70%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) Basel III
4 1 (0.35%) HL7
4 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (1.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.10%) AirWatch
2 5 (1.75%) Kibana
2 5 (1.75%) logstash
2 5 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.35%) Mesos
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (10.84%) Sybase
2 22 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.99%) Oracle
4 12 (4.20%) Pega
5 11 (3.85%) IBM
6 10 (3.50%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.10%) Kony
8 5 (1.75%) Apple
9 4 (1.40%) Adobe
9 4 (1.40%) VMware
10 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 3 (1.05%) Lotus
10 3 (1.05%) Nintex
11 2 (0.70%) Cognos
11 2 (0.70%) Remedy
11 2 (0.70%) SAP
11 2 (0.70%) Talend
12 1 (0.35%) HP
12 1 (0.35%) Informatica
12 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago