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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 151 107 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.50% 17.15% 27.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.71% 18.80% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 61 135
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.89 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%

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
526 569 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.81% 91.19% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 307 461
Median daily rate £350 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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.

1 107 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.77%) Java
3 91 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 84 (30.22%) HTML
5 76 (27.34%) .NET
6 71 (25.54%) CSS
7 70 (25.18%) AngularJS
8 67 (24.10%) C#
9 64 (23.02%) SQL
9 64 (23.02%) MVC
10 62 (22.30%) SQL Server
11 57 (20.50%) ASP.NET
12 46 (16.55%) Spring
13 45 (16.19%) REST
14 42 (15.11%) Scrum
14 42 (15.11%) Web Services
14 42 (15.11%) Finance
15 40 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (14.39%) HTML5
16 38 (13.67%) Web Development
17 35 (12.59%) Relational Database
18 34 (12.23%) OO
19 33 (11.87%) TDD
20 32 (11.51%) Oracle
21 31 (11.15%) Banking
21 31 (11.15%) jQuery
22 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
22 29 (10.43%) Unix
23 27 (9.71%) Linux
23 27 (9.71%) Microservices

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 15 (5.40%) CMS
2 12 (4.32%) Umbraco
3 8 (2.88%) Confluence
4 6 (2.16%) Apache
4 6 (2.16%) GeoServer
4 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.80%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.08%) IIS
7 3 (1.08%) Jadu
7 3 (1.08%) MODX
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.08%) WordPress
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.72%) CICS
8 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.44%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.44%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.16%) GitHub
4 3 (1.08%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.16%) HTTP
2 2 (0.72%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.36%) Modbus
3 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.59%) Relational Database
3 20 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (5.76%) DB2
5 14 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 14 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.32%) Oracle Database
6 12 (4.32%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (3.24%) MySQL
9 8 (2.88%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.16%) GIS
11 6 (2.16%) KDB
11 6 (2.16%) Kdb+
12 5 (1.80%) Power BI
12 5 (1.80%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 22 (7.91%) Gradle
1 22 (7.91%) Maven
2 21 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.83%) JIRA
4 17 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.12%) Selenium
5 14 (5.04%) Cucumber
5 14 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (4.68%) JUnit
7 11 (3.96%) JBehave
8 10 (3.60%) Android Studio
9 8 (2.88%) Ant
10 7 (2.52%) Hudson
10 7 (2.52%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (1.80%) YouTrack
12 4 (1.44%) Artifactory
12 4 (1.44%) NUnit
12 4 (1.44%) Subversion
12 4 (1.44%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (15.11%) Finance
2 31 (11.15%) Banking
3 8 (2.88%) Retail
4 6 (2.16%) Back Office
5 2 (0.72%) Front Office
5 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Billing
6 1 (0.36%) Law
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (30.22%) HTML
2 76 (27.34%) .NET
3 71 (25.54%) CSS
4 70 (25.18%) AngularJS
5 57 (20.50%) ASP.NET
6 46 (16.55%) Spring
7 45 (16.19%) REST
8 42 (15.11%) Web Services
9 40 (14.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 40 (14.39%) HTML5
10 31 (11.15%) jQuery
11 26 (9.35%) SOAP
12 24 (8.63%) .NET Framework
13 22 (7.91%) JSON
13 22 (7.91%) XML
14 20 (7.19%) CSS3
15 19 (6.83%) JMS
16 18 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (5.76%) Entity Framework
18 15 (5.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.47%) User Experience
2 14 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.80%) DataPower
6 5 (1.80%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.80%) iPad
7 4 (1.44%) Derivative
7 4 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.44%) Wiki
8 3 (1.08%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.08%) VLE
9 2 (0.72%) Equities
9 2 (0.72%) NHS
9 2 (0.72%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (0.72%) RIA
10 1 (0.36%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.43%) Unix
2 27 (9.71%) Linux
3 23 (8.27%) Android
4 9 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.08%) Windows
6 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.36%) MVS
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.49%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.02%) MVC
3 42 (15.11%) Scrum
4 38 (13.67%) Web Development
5 34 (12.23%) OO
6 33 (11.87%) TDD
7 27 (9.71%) Microservices
8 25 (8.99%) Front End Development
9 23 (8.27%) Android Development
10 20 (7.19%) Unit Testing
11 19 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (5.76%) ETL
12 16 (5.76%) SOA
12 16 (5.76%) Software Engineering
13 14 (5.04%) Open Source
14 13 (4.68%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (4.32%) Multithreading
15 12 (4.32%) SDLC
16 11 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (3.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 105 (37.77%) Java
2 91 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 67 (24.10%) C#
4 64 (23.02%) SQL
5 13 (4.68%) Python
6 11 (3.96%) PL/SQL
7 8 (2.88%) Perl
7 8 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.88%) TypeScript
8 7 (2.52%) PHP
8 7 (2.52%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.16%) Apex Code
9 6 (2.16%) C
9 6 (2.16%) Objective-C
9 6 (2.16%) XAML
10 5 (1.80%) C++
10 5 (1.80%) VBA
10 5 (1.80%) XPath
10 5 (1.80%) XQuery
11 4 (1.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (3.96%) Degree
2 7 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) MCAD
3 3 (1.08%) MCSD
3 3 (1.08%) MCTS
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.96%) QA
2 5 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.44%) WCAG
4 3 (1.08%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (1.08%) MiFID
5 2 (0.72%) EMIR
6 1 (0.36%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (1.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) AirWatch
2 4 (1.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (11.51%) Oracle
2 29 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.04%) Sybase
4 10 (3.60%) IBM
4 10 (3.60%) Twitter
5 7 (2.52%) Adobe
6 6 (2.16%) ESRI
6 6 (2.16%) Perforce
6 6 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.08%) Cognos
8 3 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.08%) Talend
9 2 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.72%) VMware
10 1 (0.36%) Apple
10 1 (0.36%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.36%) ILOG
10 1 (0.36%) Reuters
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
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