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 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 177 207 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.10% 23.00% 33.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.66% 23.79% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 103 145
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £419 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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
559 870 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.07% 96.67% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 437 407
Median daily rate £338 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 170 (46.58%) Java
2 151 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (31.51%) SQL
4 111 (30.41%) JavaScript
5 107 (29.32%) HTML
6 102 (27.95%) Finance
7 97 (26.58%) Spring
8 95 (26.03%) Linux
9 91 (24.93%) OO
10 89 (24.38%) CSS
11 83 (22.74%) Unix
12 79 (21.64%) AngularJS
13 71 (19.45%) C#
14 70 (19.18%) DB2
15 69 (18.90%) Sybase
16 66 (18.08%) Banking
17 65 (17.81%) Perl
17 65 (17.81%) HTML5
18 64 (17.53%) Relational Database
19 62 (16.99%) .NET
20 61 (16.71%) JUnit
21 59 (16.16%) OOD
22 55 (15.07%) RDBMS
23 54 (14.79%) SQL Server
24 53 (14.52%) Web Development
25 51 (13.97%) MVC
25 51 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
26 49 (13.42%) SDLC
26 49 (13.42%) jQuery
27 48 (13.15%) JMS

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 17 (4.66%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.11%) JBoss
3 10 (2.74%) Apache
4 8 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.92%) IIS
6 6 (1.64%) GeoServer
7 5 (1.37%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.82%) CMS
9 3 (0.82%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.55%) Confluence
10 2 (0.55%) Drupal
10 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.55%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 8 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.37%) GitHub
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.55%) iTunes
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.37%) HTTP
1 5 (1.37%) Wireshark
2 3 (0.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.18%) DB2
2 64 (17.53%) Relational Database
3 55 (15.07%) RDBMS
4 54 (14.79%) SQL Server
5 22 (6.03%) NoSQL
6 18 (4.93%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.19%) MarkLogic
9 8 (2.19%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.92%) MS Access
10 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.64%) GIS
11 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.10%) Kdb+
13 4 (1.10%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 61 (16.71%) JUnit
2 29 (7.95%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.40%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.12%) Maven
5 21 (5.75%) Subversion
6 20 (5.48%) JIRA
7 19 (5.21%) Gradle
7 19 (5.21%) Selenium
8 18 (4.93%) Cucumber
9 13 (3.56%) Grunt
9 13 (3.56%) Jasmine
10 12 (3.29%) Karma Test Runner
11 10 (2.74%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.47%) Eclipse
13 8 (2.19%) Android Studio
13 8 (2.19%) Mockito
14 7 (1.92%) Ant
14 7 (1.92%) JBehave
14 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio
15 6 (1.64%) Bitbucket
General
1 102 (27.95%) Finance
2 66 (18.08%) Banking
3 35 (9.59%) Front Office
4 20 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.74%) Retail
6 4 (1.10%) Legal
7 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.27%) Law
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (29.32%) HTML
2 97 (26.58%) Spring
3 89 (24.38%) CSS
4 79 (21.64%) AngularJS
5 65 (17.81%) HTML5
6 62 (16.99%) .NET
7 49 (13.42%) jQuery
8 48 (13.15%) JMS
9 43 (11.78%) J2SE
10 40 (10.96%) ASP.NET
11 39 (10.68%) Web Services
12 38 (10.41%) REST
13 36 (9.86%) Hibernate
14 35 (9.59%) CSS3
15 33 (9.04%) JSON
16 31 (8.49%) XML
17 26 (7.12%) SOAP
18 25 (6.85%) .NET Framework
19 24 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
20 22 (6.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.40%) Equity Derivative
3 18 (4.93%) Equities
3 18 (4.93%) User Experience
4 16 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.11%) Derivative
6 13 (3.56%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.19%) Clustering
7 8 (2.19%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.92%) Animation
9 6 (1.64%) iPad
9 6 (1.64%) iPhone
10 5 (1.37%) Apple TV
10 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.10%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.10%) Oculus Rift
12 3 (0.82%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.82%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 95 (26.03%) Linux
2 83 (22.74%) Unix
3 36 (9.86%) Android
4 17 (4.66%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.56%) Windows
6 6 (1.64%) AIX
6 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (24.93%) OO
3 59 (16.16%) OOD
4 53 (14.52%) Web Development
5 51 (13.97%) MVC
6 49 (13.42%) SDLC
7 40 (10.96%) Multithreading
7 40 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 36 (9.86%) Unit Testing
9 33 (9.04%) TDD
10 30 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (7.95%) Android Development
11 29 (7.95%) Front End Development
12 26 (7.12%) Scrum
13 24 (6.58%) Open Source
14 22 (6.03%) Database Tuning
15 19 (5.21%) Workflow
16 17 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (4.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 170 (46.58%) Java
2 115 (31.51%) SQL
3 111 (30.41%) JavaScript
4 71 (19.45%) C#
5 65 (17.81%) Perl
6 32 (8.77%) C++
7 21 (5.75%) Python
8 16 (4.38%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.74%) Scala
9 10 (2.74%) VBA
10 9 (2.47%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.19%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.64%) Apple Swift
12 6 (1.64%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.64%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.37%) C
13 5 (1.37%) VB
14 4 (1.10%) Groovy
14 4 (1.10%) PHP
15 3 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (6.03%) Degree
2 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.92%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
3 3 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.55%) Actionable Recommendations
4 2 (0.55%) WCAG
5 1 (0.27%) Basel III
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.19%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) GeoWebCache
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (1.92%) Mesos
2 6 (1.64%) Marathon
2 6 (1.64%) Packer
3 5 (1.37%) Chronos
4 3 (0.82%) RSA Archer
5 2 (0.55%) Ansible
6 1 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (18.90%) Sybase
2 43 (11.78%) Oracle
3 26 (7.12%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.74%) IBM
5 6 (1.64%) Apple
6 5 (1.37%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.10%) Adobe
7 4 (1.10%) ESRI
8 3 (0.82%) Lotus
8 3 (0.82%) Perforce
8 3 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.82%) Reuters
8 3 (0.82%) Twitter
8 3 (0.82%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (0.55%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.55%) Talend
9 2 (0.55%) Telerik
10 1 (0.27%) ILOG
10 1 (0.27%) Remedy
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