The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 291 298 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.57% 38.06% 18.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.04% 40.22% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 114 67
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
765 741 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.52% 94.64% 95.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 364 382
Average daily rate £338 £335 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 23
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.80 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014, 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.

1 234 (40.77%) Java
2 198 (34.49%) SQL
3 163 (28.40%) Finance
4 159 (27.70%) HTML
5 158 (27.53%) C#
6 155 (27.00%) .NET
7 152 (26.48%) JavaScript
8 133 (23.17%) CSS
9 120 (20.91%) Banking
10 110 (19.16%) UNIX
10 110 (19.16%) Spring
11 102 (17.77%) Linux
12 99 (17.25%) SQL Server
13 96 (16.72%) OO
14 89 (15.51%) XML
15 86 (14.98%) Relational Database
16 82 (14.29%) MVC
17 78 (13.59%) Multithreading
18 75 (13.07%) jQuery
19 70 (12.20%) Hibernate
19 70 (12.20%) Microsoft
20 69 (12.02%) Perl
20 69 (12.02%) Unit Testing
21 67 (11.67%) Oracle
22 64 (11.15%) Sybase
22 64 (11.15%) ASP.NET
22 64 (11.15%) Web Services
23 61 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
24 55 (9.58%) J2EE
25 53 (9.23%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 30 (5.23%) Tomcat
2 24 (4.18%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.01%) CMS
4 16 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (2.26%) IIS
6 13 (2.26%) Apache
7 12 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.22%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.70%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.52%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.35%) Node.js
11 2 (0.35%) GemFire
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.35%) Drupal
11 2 (0.35%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.35%) Papyrus
Applications
1 19 (3.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.74%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.05%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.52%) MS Office
6 2 (0.35%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) Maya
7 1 (0.17%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.35%) Agresso
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.36%) HTTP
2 3 (0.52%) Intranet
2 3 (0.52%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.35%) Internet
3 2 (0.35%) FTP
3 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.17%) LAN
4 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 86 (14.98%) Relational Database
3 45 (7.84%) RDBMS
4 37 (6.45%) DB2
5 32 (5.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (4.53%) KDB
8 25 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (3.48%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.96%) MySQL
11 11 (1.92%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.74%) Neo4j
13 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.87%) Ingres
16 5 (0.87%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 24 (4.18%) JUnit
2 21 (3.66%) Subversion
3 20 (3.48%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.48%) Selenium
4 17 (2.96%) Maven
5 15 (2.61%) CruiseControl
6 11 (1.92%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.22%) Ant
8 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Blend
9 5 (0.87%) CppUnit
9 5 (0.87%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.87%) GoogleTest
10 4 (0.70%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.70%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (0.70%) NCrunch
10 4 (0.70%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.52%) Hudson
11 3 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 163 (28.40%) Finance
2 120 (20.91%) Banking
3 41 (7.14%) Front Office
4 18 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 5 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.70%) Games
6 4 (0.70%) Marketing
7 3 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.52%) Publishing
8 2 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.17%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (27.70%) HTML
2 155 (27.00%) .NET
3 133 (23.17%) CSS
4 110 (19.16%) Spring
5 89 (15.51%) XML
6 75 (13.07%) jQuery
7 70 (12.20%) Hibernate
8 64 (11.15%) Web Services
8 64 (11.15%) ASP.NET
9 55 (9.58%) J2EE
10 52 (9.06%) WPF
11 51 (8.89%) HTML5
12 48 (8.36%) JMS
13 39 (6.79%) JSP
14 30 (5.23%) .NET Framework
15 26 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (4.53%) CSS3
16 25 (4.36%) Spring MVC
16 25 (4.36%) Struts
17 23 (4.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 26 (4.53%) Equities
3 20 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.14%) Derivative
5 13 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
6 10 (1.74%) Mathematics
6 10 (1.74%) Open Source
6 10 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.39%) Physics
8 7 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.05%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.87%) Animation
10 5 (0.87%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.87%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.70%) iPhone
12 3 (0.52%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.52%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 110 (19.16%) UNIX
2 102 (17.77%) Linux
3 42 (7.32%) Windows
4 16 (2.79%) Mac OS X
5 8 (1.39%) Android
6 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.22%) Solaris
7 6 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.87%) AIX
8 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (16.72%) OO
2 82 (14.29%) MVC
3 78 (13.59%) Multithreading
4 69 (12.02%) Unit Testing
5 61 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (8.19%) Performance Tuning
7 43 (7.49%) TDD
8 31 (5.40%) OOD
9 29 (5.05%) ETL
10 28 (4.88%) OOP
11 25 (4.36%) Web Development
11 25 (4.36%) MVVM
12 22 (3.83%) Web Application Development
12 22 (3.83%) SOA
13 21 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (3.31%) Data Modelling
15 18 (3.14%) CRM
15 18 (3.14%) Scrum
15 18 (3.14%) Web Design
15 18 (3.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 234 (40.77%) Java
2 198 (34.49%) SQL
3 158 (27.53%) C#
4 152 (26.48%) JavaScript
5 69 (12.02%) Perl
6 53 (9.23%) C++
7 47 (8.19%) Shell Script
8 46 (8.01%) PL/SQL
9 26 (4.53%) PHP
10 24 (4.18%) Python
11 16 (2.79%) VBA
12 15 (2.61%) XAML
13 12 (2.09%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.92%) Scala
15 9 (1.57%) Ruby
15 9 (1.57%) VB
16 8 (1.39%) C
17 6 (1.05%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.05%) Korn
18 5 (0.87%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 32 (5.57%) Degree
2 4 (0.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (0.70%) Sun Certification
2 4 (0.70%) OCPJP
3 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (0.17%) MCSD
4 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.39%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 70 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 67 (11.67%) Oracle
3 64 (11.15%) Sybase
4 21 (3.66%) IBM
5 18 (3.14%) Adobe
6 10 (1.74%) Zend
7 8 (1.39%) Sencha
7 8 (1.39%) Informatica
7 8 (1.39%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.22%) JBoss
8 7 (1.22%) Google
9 6 (1.05%) Cognos
9 6 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.87%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (0.87%) Sun
10 5 (0.87%) SAP
10 5 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.87%) Perforce
11 4 (0.70%) Kofax
11 4 (0.70%) RightFax
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