The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 87 229 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.10% 29.62% 27.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.45% 30.66% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 142 93
Average daily rate £300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £276 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £49.41 £21.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.81% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.18 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.71% +6.59%
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
563 747 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.25% 96.64% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 444 272
Average daily rate £325 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Average hourly rate £32.75 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.67% +1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £25.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 12 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 88 (33.72%) .NET
2 82 (31.42%) C#
2 82 (31.42%) Java
3 79 (30.27%) SQL
4 75 (28.74%) Finance
5 72 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 69 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (24.52%) JavaScript
8 62 (23.75%) HTML
9 59 (22.61%) MVC
10 51 (19.54%) CSS
11 50 (19.16%) Web Services
12 47 (18.01%) AngularJS
13 46 (17.62%) ASP.NET
14 41 (15.71%) Oracle
15 34 (13.03%) .NET Framework
16 33 (12.64%) Banking
17 32 (12.26%) Unit Testing
18 31 (11.88%) Entity Framework
18 31 (11.88%) Spring
19 30 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (11.11%) HTML5
21 27 (10.34%) Git (software)
21 27 (10.34%) OO
22 26 (9.96%) TDD
22 26 (9.96%) REST
23 25 (9.58%) Relational Database
24 24 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
24 24 (9.20%) Android
25 23 (8.81%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.07%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.68%) Node.js
3 6 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.53%) IBM Domino
5 4 (1.53%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.15%) Apache
6 3 (1.15%) IIS
6 3 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.77%) CICS
7 2 (0.77%) Documentum
7 2 (0.77%) Drupal
7 2 (0.77%) JBoss
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.38%) GemFire
8 1 (0.38%) Liferay
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) Maximo
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.30%) Taleo
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) GitHub
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) HTTP
2 3 (1.15%) Internet
3 1 (0.38%) FTP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.38%) Intranet
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (6.51%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.98%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.21%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (3.07%) DB2
9 7 (2.68%) QlikView
10 5 (1.92%) MySQL
10 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.53%) Cognos Report Studio
11 4 (1.53%) SQLite
12 3 (1.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.51%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.13%) JUnit
4 13 (4.98%) Maven
5 11 (4.21%) Eclipse
5 11 (4.21%) Subversion
6 10 (3.83%) Gradle
7 9 (3.45%) Mockito
8 8 (3.07%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.07%) Hudson
9 7 (2.68%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.15%) gulp
11 3 (1.15%) NUnit
11 3 (1.15%) StarTeam
11 3 (1.15%) Xcode
12 2 (0.77%) ERwin
12 2 (0.77%) Lombardi
General
1 75 (28.74%) Finance
2 33 (12.64%) Banking
3 7 (2.68%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.92%) Front Office
5 4 (1.53%) Back Office
5 4 (1.53%) Legal
5 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Automotive
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (33.72%) .NET
2 62 (23.75%) HTML
3 51 (19.54%) CSS
4 50 (19.16%) Web Services
5 47 (18.01%) AngularJS
6 46 (17.62%) ASP.NET
7 34 (13.03%) .NET Framework
8 31 (11.88%) Entity Framework
8 31 (11.88%) Spring
9 30 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (11.11%) HTML5
11 26 (9.96%) REST
12 23 (8.81%) WPF
13 22 (8.43%) jQuery
14 19 (7.28%) JSON
15 18 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (6.90%) CSS3
15 18 (6.90%) Hibernate
15 18 (6.90%) J2EE
15 18 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.75%) Derivative
1 15 (5.75%) Equity Derivative
2 14 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.98%) User Experience
4 11 (4.21%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.68%) iPad
7 6 (2.30%) iPhone
8 5 (1.92%) DataPower
9 4 (1.53%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.53%) Equities
9 4 (1.53%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.77%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.38%) NHS
12 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.20%) Android
2 21 (8.05%) Apple iOS
3 19 (7.28%) Linux
4 14 (5.36%) Unix
5 9 (3.45%) Windows
6 5 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.77%) MVS
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.61%) MVC
3 32 (12.26%) Unit Testing
4 27 (10.34%) OO
5 26 (9.96%) TDD
6 24 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.66%) Android Development
8 19 (7.28%) SDLC
9 17 (6.51%) ETL
10 16 (6.13%) iOS Development
11 14 (5.36%) OOD
12 13 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (4.98%) Data Modelling
12 13 (4.98%) Market Making
12 13 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (4.60%) Analytics
13 12 (4.60%) Data Analytics
13 12 (4.60%) High Availability
13 12 (4.60%) Responsive Web Design
13 12 (4.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.42%) C#
1 82 (31.42%) Java
2 79 (30.27%) SQL
3 64 (24.52%) JavaScript
4 19 (7.28%) PL/SQL
5 16 (6.13%) Perl
6 13 (4.98%) C++
6 13 (4.98%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.60%) Objective-C
8 9 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.92%) C
10 5 (1.92%) VBA
11 4 (1.53%) LotusScript
11 4 (1.53%) VB
12 3 (1.15%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.77%) C-shell
13 2 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (3.07%) Degree
1 8 (3.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.68%) Kibana
1 7 (2.68%) logstash
1 7 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.92%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.77%) Control-M
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (15.71%) Oracle
2 18 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.90%) Sybase
3 9 (3.45%) IBM
4 7 (2.68%) Cognos
4 7 (2.68%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.92%) Kony
6 4 (1.53%) Lotus
7 3 (1.15%) Informatica
7 3 (1.15%) Nintex
7 3 (1.15%) Siebel
7 3 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.77%) Citrix
8 2 (0.77%) Pega
8 2 (0.77%) Perforce
8 2 (0.77%) SAP
8 2 (0.77%) Symbian
8 2 (0.77%) Teradata
8 2 (0.77%) VMware
9 1 (0.38%) Google
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