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 3 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
3 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 177 279 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.65% 37.05% 40.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.82% 39.86% 42.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 153 127
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
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
811 700 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.63% 92.96% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 342 386
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 18
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £118.30 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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.

1 183 (43.88%) SQL
2 153 (36.69%) Finance
3 147 (35.25%) Java
4 122 (29.26%) SQL Server
5 111 (26.62%) JavaScript
6 99 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (22.54%) C#
8 90 (21.58%) .NET
9 86 (20.62%) HTML
10 85 (20.38%) Banking
11 81 (19.42%) Spring
12 76 (18.23%) CSS
13 70 (16.79%) Sybase
14 68 (16.31%) Oracle
15 65 (15.59%) UNIX
16 64 (15.35%) OO
17 58 (13.91%) Linux
17 58 (13.91%) Relational Database
18 55 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 53 (12.71%) XML
20 50 (11.99%) ASP.NET
21 49 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (11.27%) SDLC
23 46 (11.03%) Hibernate
24 45 (10.79%) RDBMS
25 44 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
25 44 (10.55%) Web Services
26 41 (9.83%) PL/SQL
26 41 (9.83%) Data Modelling
26 41 (9.83%) Investment Banking

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 19 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.88%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.88%) CMS
3 10 (2.40%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.16%) Drupal
4 9 (2.16%) Node.js
5 8 (1.92%) MQSeries
5 8 (1.92%) IIS
6 7 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.44%) JBoss
8 4 (0.96%) Documentum
8 4 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.96%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.96%) WordPress
9 3 (0.72%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.72%) SAS
9 3 (0.72%) Apache
10 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.48%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.72%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
3 1 (0.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.92%) Loan IQ
2 6 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.96%) Workday HCM
4 3 (0.72%) Magento
5 2 (0.48%) Maximo
5 2 (0.48%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.48%) 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 8 (1.92%) HTTP
2 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.24%) CTI
3 1 (0.24%) Intranet
3 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.24%) AMQP
3 1 (0.24%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (29.26%) SQL Server
2 58 (13.91%) Relational Database
3 55 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (10.79%) RDBMS
5 39 (9.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 38 (9.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (8.63%) DB2
8 28 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (4.08%) Oracle Database
12 13 (3.12%) MySQL
13 10 (2.40%) QlikView
14 9 (2.16%) MS Access
15 8 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.68%) Sybase IQ
16 7 (1.68%) Sybase ASE
17 6 (1.44%) MongoDB
18 5 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
18 5 (1.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (7.43%) JUnit
2 16 (3.84%) Subversion
3 15 (3.60%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.12%) JIRA
5 10 (2.40%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.16%) Maven
6 9 (2.16%) Selenium
7 7 (1.68%) NUnit
7 7 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.44%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.20%) Hudson
9 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.20%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.96%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.96%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 153 (36.69%) Finance
2 85 (20.38%) Banking
3 41 (9.83%) Investment Banking
4 30 (7.19%) Front Office
5 11 (2.64%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.44%) Retail
7 5 (1.20%) Games
8 3 (0.72%) Legal
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (21.58%) .NET
2 86 (20.62%) HTML
3 81 (19.42%) Spring
4 76 (18.23%) CSS
5 53 (12.71%) XML
6 50 (11.99%) ASP.NET
7 46 (11.03%) Hibernate
8 44 (10.55%) Web Services
9 33 (7.91%) JMS
9 33 (7.91%) HTML5
10 30 (7.19%) AngularJS
10 30 (7.19%) jQuery
11 26 (6.24%) J2SE
12 23 (5.52%) CSS3
13 20 (4.80%) JSP
14 19 (4.56%) J2EE
14 19 (4.56%) REST
15 18 (4.32%) .NET Framework
16 17 (4.08%) Ajax
16 17 (4.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.28%) Equity Derivative
3 14 (3.36%) User Experience
4 12 (2.88%) Market Risk
5 11 (2.64%) Derivative
6 10 (2.40%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.44%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.96%) DTCC
10 4 (0.96%) GIS
10 4 (0.96%) Equities
10 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.72%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.72%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.48%) Clustering
12 2 (0.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 65 (15.59%) UNIX
2 58 (13.91%) Linux
3 18 (4.32%) Windows
4 4 (0.96%) Android
5 2 (0.48%) 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 99 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.35%) OO
3 47 (11.27%) SDLC
4 44 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (9.83%) Data Modelling
6 40 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
7 39 (9.35%) TDD
7 39 (9.35%) MVC
8 33 (7.91%) OOD
9 32 (7.67%) ETL
9 32 (7.67%) Unit Testing
10 28 (6.71%) Multithreading
11 27 (6.47%) Software Engineering
12 23 (5.52%) Database Tuning
13 19 (4.56%) Wealth Management
14 18 (4.32%) Scrum
15 15 (3.60%) Migration
16 13 (3.12%) Data Migration
17 12 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (2.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 183 (43.88%) SQL
2 147 (35.25%) Java
3 111 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 94 (22.54%) C#
5 41 (9.83%) PL/SQL
6 36 (8.63%) Perl
7 24 (5.76%) VBA
8 21 (5.04%) Shell Script
9 19 (4.56%) PHP
10 16 (3.84%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.40%) C++
12 5 (1.20%) Scala
13 4 (0.96%) ABAP
13 4 (0.96%) VBScript
13 4 (0.96%) VB
14 3 (0.72%) VB6
15 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.48%) CoffeeScript
15 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (4.08%) Degree
2 15 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.44%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 70 (16.79%) Sybase
2 68 (16.31%) Oracle
3 34 (8.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.88%) Cognos
5 11 (2.64%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.16%) SAP
6 9 (2.16%) Informatica
7 4 (0.96%) IBM
7 4 (0.96%) Adobe
8 2 (0.48%) Talend
8 2 (0.48%) Perforce
8 2 (0.48%) VMware
8 2 (0.48%) Teradata
8 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.48%) ESRI
9 1 (0.24%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.24%) Telerik
9 1 (0.24%) Zend
9 1 (0.24%) Twitter
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