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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 196 275 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.95% 38.84% 44.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.29% 41.29% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 169 170
Average daily rate
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£375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
807 666 887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.50% 94.07% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 364 444
Average daily rate £353 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 18
Average hourly rate £23.46 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.32% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £24.00 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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.

1 170 (40.67%) SQL
2 150 (35.89%) Finance
3 134 (32.06%) Java
4 128 (30.62%) JavaScript
4 128 (30.62%) SQL Server
5 113 (27.03%) .NET
6 112 (26.79%) C#
7 95 (22.73%) HTML
8 94 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
9 86 (20.57%) CSS
10 79 (18.90%) Banking
11 66 (15.79%) Oracle
12 63 (15.07%) Sybase
13 62 (14.83%) Spring
14 61 (14.59%) ASP.NET
14 61 (14.59%) OO
15 60 (14.35%) XML
16 55 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 53 (12.68%) Linux
18 52 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
19 51 (12.20%) Relational Database
20 50 (11.96%) UNIX
21 47 (11.24%) Web Services
22 46 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
23 44 (10.53%) MVC
23 44 (10.53%) SDLC
24 42 (10.05%) Microsoft
25 41 (9.81%) RDBMS
25 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
26 40 (9.57%) PL/SQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 22 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.39%) IIS
3 9 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.91%) Node.js
4 8 (1.91%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.67%) MQSeries
5 7 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.67%) WordPress
5 7 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.44%) Drupal
6 6 (1.44%) CMS
6 6 (1.44%) JBoss
7 4 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.96%) Documentum
8 3 (0.72%) SAS
8 3 (0.72%) Apache
8 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.72%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.48%) FileNet
10 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.91%) Loan IQ
2 4 (0.96%) Workday HCM
2 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.72%) Magento
4 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.48%) Maximo
4 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) GitHub
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.07%) HTTP
2 5 (1.20%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.72%) Network Security
4 2 (0.48%) AMQP
4 2 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) IPv4
5 1 (0.24%) IPv6
5 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.24%) Extranet
5 1 (0.24%) CTI
5 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.24%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (30.62%) SQL Server
2 55 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 51 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 46 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (9.81%) RDBMS
6 39 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (6.70%) DB2
8 26 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (4.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (3.59%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.59%) QlikView
11 14 (3.35%) MySQL
12 7 (1.67%) MS Access
12 7 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.20%) Sybase IQ
13 5 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (1.20%) Cognos Report Studio
13 5 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 5 (1.20%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 25 (5.98%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.50%) JUnit
3 16 (3.83%) Subversion
4 14 (3.35%) JIRA
5 10 (2.39%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.15%) Selenium
7 7 (1.67%) NUnit
7 7 (1.67%) Maven
7 7 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.44%) CruiseControl
8 6 (1.44%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.20%) Hudson
9 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.96%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.96%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.96%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.72%) Toad
11 3 (0.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 150 (35.89%) Finance
2 79 (18.90%) Banking
3 37 (8.85%) Investment Banking
4 28 (6.70%) Front Office
5 10 (2.39%) Retail
6 9 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.20%) Games
8 4 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.72%) Legal
10 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (27.03%) .NET
2 95 (22.73%) HTML
3 86 (20.57%) CSS
4 62 (14.83%) Spring
5 61 (14.59%) ASP.NET
6 60 (14.35%) XML
7 47 (11.24%) Web Services
8 39 (9.33%) Hibernate
9 36 (8.61%) AngularJS
10 34 (8.13%) jQuery
11 32 (7.66%) HTML5
12 28 (6.70%) JMS
13 26 (6.22%) CSS3
14 25 (5.98%) .NET Framework
15 23 (5.50%) JSP
16 22 (5.26%) J2SE
17 21 (5.02%) WPF
18 20 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (4.31%) JSON
20 16 (3.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.31%) Equity Derivative
3 12 (2.87%) User Experience
4 11 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 11 (2.63%) Market Risk
5 8 (1.91%) Derivative
6 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.44%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.96%) DTCC
8 4 (0.96%) Equities
8 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.72%) GIS
9 3 (0.72%) Data Extraction
9 3 (0.72%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.48%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (12.68%) Linux
2 50 (11.96%) UNIX
3 21 (5.02%) Windows
4 8 (1.91%) Android
5 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (14.59%) OO
3 52 (12.44%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (10.53%) MVC
4 44 (10.53%) SDLC
5 38 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 36 (8.61%) Unit Testing
6 36 (8.61%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (7.42%) TDD
8 29 (6.94%) ETL
9 28 (6.70%) OOD
10 27 (6.46%) Multithreading
11 25 (5.98%) Software Engineering
12 21 (5.02%) Database Tuning
13 19 (4.55%) Scrum
13 19 (4.55%) Wealth Management
14 18 (4.31%) Migration
15 15 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (3.59%) SOA
16 14 (3.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 170 (40.67%) SQL
2 134 (32.06%) Java
3 128 (30.62%) JavaScript
4 112 (26.79%) C#
5 40 (9.57%) PL/SQL
6 33 (7.89%) Perl
7 20 (4.78%) C++
7 20 (4.78%) VBA
8 18 (4.31%) PHP
9 17 (4.07%) T-SQL
10 11 (2.63%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.67%) VB
11 7 (1.67%) Ruby
12 6 (1.44%) VB6
12 6 (1.44%) Python
13 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.96%) Scala
13 4 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (0.96%) ABAP
14 3 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (4.55%) Degree
2 17 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (15.79%) Oracle
2 63 (15.07%) Sybase
3 42 (10.05%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.35%) Cognos
5 12 (2.87%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.91%) SAP
7 7 (1.67%) Informatica
8 3 (0.72%) IBM
9 2 (0.48%) Talend
9 2 (0.48%) Teradata
9 2 (0.48%) VMware
9 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.48%) Adobe
10 1 (0.24%) Misys
10 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.24%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.24%) Nintex
10 1 (0.24%) Tableau
10 1 (0.24%) Zend
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