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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 296 194 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.70% 29.66% 20.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.95% 31.19% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 90 88
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
801 622 784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.90% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 335 387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.10 £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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.

1 241 (41.55%) Java
2 221 (38.10%) SQL
3 164 (28.28%) Finance
4 157 (27.07%) JavaScript
5 149 (25.69%) .NET
6 145 (25.00%) HTML
7 144 (24.83%) C#
8 141 (24.31%) Banking
9 133 (22.93%) CSS
10 114 (19.66%) UNIX
11 112 (19.31%) SQL Server
12 108 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
13 105 (18.10%) XML
14 101 (17.41%) OO
15 99 (17.07%) Spring
16 97 (16.72%) Linux
17 95 (16.38%) Relational Database
18 89 (15.34%) Oracle
19 86 (14.83%) Microsoft
20 78 (13.45%) Multithreading
21 70 (12.07%) MVC
22 69 (11.90%) Sybase
22 69 (11.90%) Perl
23 68 (11.72%) Hibernate
24 67 (11.55%) Web Services
25 64 (11.03%) PL/SQL
26 61 (10.52%) Unit Testing
26 61 (10.52%) jQuery
27 59 (10.17%) C++
28 54 (9.31%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.83%) Tomcat
3 25 (4.31%) WebSphere
4 20 (3.45%) Apache
4 20 (3.45%) CMS
5 15 (2.59%) IIS
6 12 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.21%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.03%) Node.js
10 5 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.86%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.69%) Drupal
11 4 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.34%) SAS
13 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.03%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.52%) MS Office
6 2 (0.34%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) Houdini
7 1 (0.17%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.52%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.34%) Agresso
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (0.17%) Endur
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.17%) Office 365
1 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.38%) HTTP
2 5 (0.86%) Intranet
3 3 (0.52%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.34%) FTP
4 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.17%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.17%) LAN
5 1 (0.17%) WAN
5 1 (0.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (19.31%) SQL Server
2 95 (16.38%) Relational Database
3 50 (8.62%) RDBMS
4 43 (7.41%) DB2
4 43 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (6.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.28%) KDB
7 18 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (2.41%) MySQL
8 14 (2.41%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.07%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.72%) Neo4j
11 9 (1.55%) QlikView
12 8 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.03%) Ingres
15 5 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 29 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 19 (3.28%) Selenium
2 19 (3.28%) CruiseControl
3 16 (2.76%) Subversion
4 14 (2.41%) JUnit
5 10 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.55%) Maven
7 8 (1.38%) GoogleTest
7 8 (1.38%) CppUnit
8 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Blend
9 6 (1.03%) Ant
10 5 (0.86%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.69%) Apache Ivy
11 4 (0.69%) NCrunch
11 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.69%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.52%) RSpec
12 3 (0.52%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 164 (28.28%) Finance
2 141 (24.31%) Banking
3 40 (6.90%) Front Office
4 20 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.03%) Back Office
6 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.52%) Marketing
7 3 (0.52%) Publishing
8 2 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) Legal
9 1 (0.17%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (25.69%) .NET
2 145 (25.00%) HTML
3 133 (22.93%) CSS
4 105 (18.10%) XML
5 99 (17.07%) Spring
6 68 (11.72%) Hibernate
7 67 (11.55%) Web Services
8 61 (10.52%) jQuery
9 54 (9.31%) J2EE
10 50 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 49 (8.45%) JMS
11 49 (8.45%) WPF
12 43 (7.41%) JSP
12 43 (7.41%) HTML5
13 29 (5.00%) STL
14 28 (4.83%) .NET Framework
15 26 (4.48%) XSLT
15 26 (4.48%) AngularJS
16 25 (4.31%) Ajax
17 24 (4.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (3.97%) User Experience
4 22 (3.79%) Equities
5 17 (2.93%) Derivative
6 16 (2.76%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.07%) Equity Derivative
8 11 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.38%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.21%) Physics
11 7 (1.21%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.03%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.86%) Animation
14 4 (0.69%) Market Risk
14 4 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (0.69%) Open Source
14 4 (0.69%) iPhone
15 3 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 114 (19.66%) UNIX
2 97 (16.72%) Linux
3 44 (7.59%) Windows
4 19 (3.28%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.55%) Solaris
6 8 (1.38%) AIX
7 7 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.52%) Android
9 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (17.41%) OO
3 78 (13.45%) Multithreading
4 70 (12.07%) MVC
5 61 (10.52%) Unit Testing
6 52 (8.97%) TDD
7 51 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (5.69%) Data Modelling
9 32 (5.52%) Web Development
10 28 (4.83%) ETL
11 26 (4.48%) OOD
11 26 (4.48%) SOA
11 26 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (4.31%) OOP
13 23 (3.97%) Web Application Development
13 23 (3.97%) MVVM
14 18 (3.10%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (2.93%) Data Analysis
15 17 (2.93%) Technical Analysis
16 16 (2.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 241 (41.55%) Java
2 221 (38.10%) SQL
3 157 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 144 (24.83%) C#
5 69 (11.90%) Perl
6 64 (11.03%) PL/SQL
7 59 (10.17%) C++
8 49 (8.45%) Shell Script
9 36 (6.21%) T-SQL
10 26 (4.48%) PHP
11 25 (4.31%) VBA
12 20 (3.45%) Python
13 14 (2.41%) Ruby
14 10 (1.72%) XAML
14 10 (1.72%) Scala
15 9 (1.55%) VB
16 8 (1.38%) C
17 5 (0.86%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.69%) COBOL
18 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.17%) MCSD
3 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.52%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
2 2 (0.34%) WCAG
2 2 (0.34%) WAI
2 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 89 (15.34%) Oracle
2 86 (14.83%) Microsoft
3 69 (11.90%) Sybase
4 23 (3.97%) IBM
5 16 (2.76%) Adobe
6 15 (2.59%) Kofax
7 14 (2.41%) HP
8 10 (1.72%) Google
9 9 (1.55%) Business Objects
10 8 (1.38%) Sencha
11 7 (1.21%) Zend
11 7 (1.21%) Cognos
11 7 (1.21%) Informatica
12 6 (1.03%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.86%) Twitter
13 5 (0.86%) Perforce
13 5 (0.86%) JBoss
13 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.69%) SAP
14 4 (0.69%) Yahoo!
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