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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 122 128 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.47% 16.47% 31.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.60% 17.80% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 66 134
Median daily rate £373 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £214 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £49.41 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +93.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
517 719 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.21% 92.54% 95.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 402 382
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £472 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £49.41 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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.

1 131 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (43.34%) Java
3 101 (34.47%) JavaScript
4 97 (33.11%) HTML
5 82 (27.99%) SQL
6 77 (26.28%) CSS
7 68 (23.21%) Finance
7 68 (23.21%) AngularJS
8 67 (22.87%) Spring
9 62 (21.16%) HTML5
10 59 (20.14%) Linux
11 58 (19.80%) C#
12 56 (19.11%) .NET
13 50 (17.06%) OO
14 49 (16.72%) SQL Server
15 48 (16.38%) Banking
16 47 (16.04%) REST
17 46 (15.70%) Relational Database
17 46 (15.70%) Unix
17 46 (15.70%) MVC
18 41 (13.99%) Web Services
19 40 (13.65%) Web Development
20 39 (13.31%) jQuery
20 39 (13.31%) TDD
20 39 (13.31%) Sybase
20 39 (13.31%) DB2
21 38 (12.97%) Oracle
21 38 (12.97%) ASP.NET
22 35 (11.95%) Scrum
22 35 (11.95%) JUnit

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 13 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.10%) JBoss
3 10 (3.41%) Apache
4 7 (2.39%) IIS
4 7 (2.39%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.05%) GeoServer
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.71%) CMS
6 5 (1.71%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.37%) Confluence
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.02%) Jadu
8 3 (1.02%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.68%) CICS
9 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (2.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.71%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.05%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.39%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.72%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.70%) Relational Database
3 39 (13.31%) DB2
4 33 (11.26%) RDBMS
5 18 (6.14%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.78%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.07%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.05%) GIS
12 6 (2.05%) MarkLogic
13 5 (1.71%) MySQL
13 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.71%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (1.71%) Spatial Data
14 4 (1.37%) Kdb+
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (11.95%) JUnit
2 32 (10.92%) Maven
3 28 (9.56%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.56%) Selenium
4 25 (8.53%) Cucumber
4 25 (8.53%) JIRA
5 24 (8.19%) Gradle
6 23 (7.85%) Git (software)
7 11 (3.75%) Android Studio
7 11 (3.75%) JBehave
7 11 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.07%) Grunt
8 9 (3.07%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.73%) Karma Test Runner
9 8 (2.73%) Visual Studio
10 7 (2.39%) Ant
10 7 (2.39%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.39%) JSUnit
10 7 (2.39%) Subversion
10 7 (2.39%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (23.21%) Finance
2 48 (16.38%) Banking
3 11 (3.75%) Front Office
4 10 (3.41%) Retail
5 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.02%) Electronics
6 3 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
7 1 (0.34%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (33.11%) HTML
2 77 (26.28%) CSS
3 68 (23.21%) AngularJS
4 67 (22.87%) Spring
5 62 (21.16%) HTML5
6 56 (19.11%) .NET
7 47 (16.04%) REST
8 41 (13.99%) Web Services
9 39 (13.31%) jQuery
10 38 (12.97%) ASP.NET
11 31 (10.58%) CSS3
11 31 (10.58%) JMS
12 26 (8.87%) JSON
13 25 (8.53%) Hibernate
14 24 (8.19%) SOAP
15 22 (7.51%) .NET Framework
15 22 (7.51%) XML
16 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (6.48%) J2SE
17 19 (6.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.46%) User Experience
4 14 (4.78%) Equity Derivative
5 12 (4.10%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.75%) Derivative
7 6 (2.05%) DataPower
7 6 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.05%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.71%) Equities
8 5 (1.71%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.37%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.02%) VLE
11 2 (0.68%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.68%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.68%) NHS
11 2 (0.68%) RIA
11 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.14%) Linux
2 46 (15.70%) Unix
3 24 (8.19%) Android
4 7 (2.39%) Windows
5 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (17.06%) OO
3 46 (15.70%) MVC
4 40 (13.65%) Web Development
5 39 (13.31%) TDD
6 35 (11.95%) Scrum
7 29 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (9.22%) Unit Testing
9 26 (8.87%) Front End Development
10 25 (8.53%) OOD
11 24 (8.19%) Android Development
11 24 (8.19%) Open Source
12 22 (7.51%) Multithreading
12 22 (7.51%) Software Engineering
13 21 (7.17%) SDLC
14 20 (6.83%) Microservices
15 18 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (6.14%) SOA
16 16 (5.46%) Workflow
17 15 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (43.34%) Java
2 101 (34.47%) JavaScript
3 82 (27.99%) SQL
4 58 (19.80%) C#
5 35 (11.95%) Perl
6 21 (7.17%) Python
7 20 (6.83%) C++
8 11 (3.75%) Scala
9 10 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 8 (2.73%) VBA
11 7 (2.39%) C
11 7 (2.39%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.05%) Apex Code
13 5 (1.71%) PHP
13 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.37%) Groovy
14 4 (1.37%) XPath
14 4 (1.37%) XQuery
15 2 (0.68%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.34%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (5.46%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.02%) MCAD
3 3 (1.02%) MCSD
3 3 (1.02%) MCTS
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.44%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (1.37%) WCAG
5 1 (0.34%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (3.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Marathon
1 6 (2.05%) Mesos
1 6 (2.05%) Packer
2 5 (1.71%) Chronos
3 4 (1.37%) Ansible
4 3 (1.02%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.34%) Kibana
Vendors
1 39 (13.31%) Sybase
2 38 (12.97%) Oracle
3 25 (8.53%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.07%) IBM
5 7 (2.39%) Twitter
6 6 (2.05%) ESRI
6 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.37%) Reuters
9 3 (1.02%) Cognos
9 3 (1.02%) Perforce
10 2 (0.68%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.68%) Talend
10 2 (0.68%) Telerik
11 1 (0.34%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.34%) Atmel
11 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.34%) Facebook
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