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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 191 291 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.11% 35.57% 38.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.15% 38.04% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 139 114
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
825 765 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.49% 93.52% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 351 364
Average daily rate £350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 22
Average hourly rate £27.44 £17.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.41% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £158.80 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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.

1 180 (43.69%) SQL
2 155 (37.62%) Finance
3 154 (37.38%) Java
4 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
5 100 (24.27%) JavaScript
6 96 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (21.36%) HTML
8 82 (19.90%) Banking
8 82 (19.90%) Spring
9 79 (19.17%) C#
9 79 (19.17%) .NET
10 74 (17.96%) CSS
11 72 (17.48%) UNIX
12 68 (16.50%) Sybase
12 68 (16.50%) Oracle
13 67 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 62 (15.05%) OO
15 57 (13.83%) Linux
16 53 (12.86%) Relational Database
17 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (12.38%) Hibernate
18 50 (12.14%) XML
19 49 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 49 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
20 48 (11.65%) Data Modelling
21 45 (10.92%) Web Services
22 44 (10.68%) ASP.NET
23 43 (10.44%) PL/SQL
23 43 (10.44%) Investment Banking
23 43 (10.44%) Performance Tuning

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.91%) CMS
4 11 (2.67%) Node.js
5 10 (2.43%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.18%) Drupal
7 8 (1.94%) MQSeries
8 7 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.46%) IIS
9 6 (1.46%) JBoss
10 5 (1.21%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.97%) WordPress
11 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.97%) Documentum
12 3 (0.73%) SAS
12 3 (0.73%) Apache
12 3 (0.73%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.49%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 14 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.73%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.49%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.94%) Loan IQ
2 5 (1.21%) Workday HCM
3 3 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.49%) Magento
4 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.49%) Maximo
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) GitHub
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.24%) FTP
1 1 (0.24%) HTTP
1 1 (0.24%) DNS
1 1 (0.24%) CTI
1 1 (0.24%) Intranet
1 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
1 1 (0.24%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 67 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (12.86%) Relational Database
4 49 (11.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (9.95%) RDBMS
6 36 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (8.50%) DB2
8 32 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (4.13%) BusinessObjects
11 16 (3.88%) QlikView
11 16 (3.88%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.91%) MySQL
13 10 (2.43%) MS Access
14 9 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.94%) Sybase IQ
15 8 (1.94%) Sybase ASE
15 8 (1.94%) MongoDB
16 7 (1.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (7.28%) JUnit
2 14 (3.40%) Subversion
3 12 (2.91%) Maven
4 10 (2.43%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.18%) Selenium
5 9 (2.18%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.70%) Hudson
7 7 (1.70%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.70%) JIRA
8 6 (1.46%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.21%) NUnit
9 5 (1.21%) FitNesse
9 5 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.97%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.97%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.73%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.73%) Mockito
11 3 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 155 (37.62%) Finance
2 82 (19.90%) Banking
3 43 (10.44%) Investment Banking
4 29 (7.04%) Front Office
5 12 (2.91%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.21%) Retail
7 3 (0.73%) Advertising
7 3 (0.73%) Marketing
7 3 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.24%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (21.36%) HTML
2 82 (19.90%) Spring
3 79 (19.17%) .NET
4 74 (17.96%) CSS
5 51 (12.38%) Hibernate
6 50 (12.14%) XML
7 45 (10.92%) Web Services
8 44 (10.68%) ASP.NET
9 32 (7.77%) JMS
10 30 (7.28%) HTML5
11 28 (6.80%) AngularJS
12 27 (6.55%) jQuery
13 23 (5.58%) J2SE
13 23 (5.58%) J2EE
14 22 (5.34%) REST
15 20 (4.85%) CSS3
15 20 (4.85%) JSP
16 17 (4.13%) .NET Framework
17 16 (3.88%) JSON
17 16 (3.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.58%) Equity Derivative
3 15 (3.64%) Derivative
4 13 (3.16%) User Experience
5 9 (2.18%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.70%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.70%) Market Risk
6 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.46%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.97%) Reference Data
9 4 (0.97%) DTCC
9 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.73%) Equities
10 3 (0.73%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.73%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.49%) GIS
11 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.48%) UNIX
2 57 (13.83%) Linux
3 14 (3.40%) Windows
4 5 (1.21%) Android
5 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) MVS
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (15.05%) OO
3 51 (12.38%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (11.65%) Data Modelling
5 43 (10.44%) Performance Tuning
6 42 (10.19%) SDLC
7 41 (9.95%) TDD
8 38 (9.22%) ETL
9 37 (8.98%) MVC
10 32 (7.77%) OOD
11 31 (7.52%) Unit Testing
12 30 (7.28%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.58%) Database Tuning
14 20 (4.85%) Multithreading
15 19 (4.61%) Wealth Management
16 17 (4.13%) Scrum
17 15 (3.64%) Migration
18 14 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (2.91%) BDD
20 11 (2.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 180 (43.69%) SQL
2 154 (37.38%) Java
3 100 (24.27%) JavaScript
4 79 (19.17%) C#
5 43 (10.44%) PL/SQL
6 35 (8.50%) Perl
7 27 (6.55%) VBA
8 24 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.37%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.13%) PHP
11 6 (1.46%) C++
12 5 (1.21%) Scala
13 4 (0.97%) ABAP
14 3 (0.73%) Python
14 3 (0.73%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.49%) C
15 2 (0.49%) VBScript
16 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 18 (4.37%) Degree
2 13 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) Control-M
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (16.50%) Oracle
1 68 (16.50%) Sybase
2 38 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.40%) Informatica
4 11 (2.67%) SAP
5 8 (1.94%) Cognos
6 5 (1.21%) Adobe
7 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.73%) Perforce
8 2 (0.49%) VMware
8 2 (0.49%) Teradata
8 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.49%) ESRI
8 2 (0.49%) IBM
8 2 (0.49%) Talend
9 1 (0.24%) Misys
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.24%) Telerik
9 1 (0.24%) Zend
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