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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 223 221 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.17% 35.93% 41.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.26% 38.17% 43.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 128 192
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.69 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.00% -36.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £18.43 £37.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £30.94 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
818 579 816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.01% 94.15% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 294 459
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.30 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 159 (34.57%) JavaScript
2 155 (33.70%) SQL
3 154 (33.48%) Finance
4 143 (31.09%) SQL Server
5 135 (29.35%) .NET
5 135 (29.35%) Java
6 129 (28.04%) HTML
7 122 (26.52%) CSS
8 121 (26.30%) C#
9 110 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (17.39%) Banking
11 78 (16.96%) Oracle
12 73 (15.87%) ASP.NET
13 68 (14.78%) jQuery
14 63 (13.70%) OO
15 60 (13.04%) Spring
15 60 (13.04%) HTML5
16 59 (12.83%) XML
17 56 (12.17%) Web Services
18 54 (11.74%) AngularJS
19 52 (11.30%) Microsoft
20 50 (10.87%) CSS3
21 48 (10.43%) MVC
22 46 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
23 44 (9.57%) Relational Database
24 43 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 41 (8.91%) Multithreading
25 41 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
26 39 (8.48%) Linux
27 38 (8.26%) Sybase

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.13%) CMS
3 17 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (2.39%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.17%) IIS
7 9 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.96%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.52%) WordPress
9 6 (1.30%) Drupal
9 6 (1.30%) Apache
10 4 (0.87%) Documentum
10 4 (0.87%) Node.js
10 4 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.65%) SAS
11 3 (0.65%) JBoss
11 3 (0.65%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.43%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.43%) FileNet
12 2 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 16 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.65%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.87%) Tridion
4 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.43%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
2 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.04%) HTTP
2 21 (4.57%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.09%) Intranet
4 3 (0.65%) Extranet
4 3 (0.65%) Network Security
5 2 (0.43%) AMQP
6 1 (0.22%) iBeacon
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) IPv4
6 1 (0.22%) IPv6
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (31.09%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (9.57%) Relational Database
4 43 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (7.17%) RDBMS
6 29 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 17 (3.70%) MySQL
10 16 (3.48%) DB2
11 15 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.39%) QlikView
13 6 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.30%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.09%) MS Access
14 5 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 30 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.48%) JUnit
2 16 (3.48%) Jasmine
3 15 (3.26%) JIRA
4 14 (3.04%) Subversion
5 10 (2.17%) Selenium
6 9 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.52%) Maven
7 7 (1.52%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.09%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.09%) Hudson
9 5 (1.09%) CruiseControl
9 5 (1.09%) Toad
10 4 (0.87%) NUnit
10 4 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.87%) RSpec
10 4 (0.87%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 154 (33.48%) Finance
2 80 (17.39%) Banking
3 28 (6.09%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.35%) Front Office
5 11 (2.39%) Retail
6 7 (1.52%) Back Office
7 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.09%) Games
9 3 (0.65%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Marketing
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (29.35%) .NET
2 129 (28.04%) HTML
3 122 (26.52%) CSS
4 73 (15.87%) ASP.NET
5 68 (14.78%) jQuery
6 60 (13.04%) HTML5
6 60 (13.04%) Spring
7 59 (12.83%) XML
8 56 (12.17%) Web Services
9 54 (11.74%) AngularJS
10 50 (10.87%) CSS3
11 34 (7.39%) Backbone.js
12 32 (6.96%) .NET Framework
13 31 (6.74%) Hibernate
13 31 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
14 28 (6.09%) JMS
15 23 (5.00%) JSON
16 22 (4.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 22 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.57%) User Experience
3 15 (3.26%) Market Risk
4 13 (2.83%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
6 9 (1.96%) Fixed Income
7 8 (1.74%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.52%) Web 2.0
9 6 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.30%) Data Integration
9 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.30%) Open Source
10 4 (0.87%) NHS
10 4 (0.87%) Equities
10 4 (0.87%) Social Network
10 4 (0.87%) Derivative
11 3 (0.65%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.65%) GIS
11 3 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (8.48%) Linux
2 34 (7.39%) UNIX
3 29 (6.30%) Windows
4 14 (3.04%) Android
5 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (13.70%) OO
3 48 (10.43%) MVC
4 41 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (8.91%) Multithreading
5 36 (7.83%) ETL
6 35 (7.61%) Unit Testing
7 34 (7.39%) TDD
8 28 (6.09%) Data Modelling
9 27 (5.87%) OOD
9 27 (5.87%) Scrum
10 24 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
10 24 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (4.35%) Web Design
12 19 (4.13%) Migration
12 19 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (3.70%) Software Engineering
13 17 (3.70%) Database Tuning
14 16 (3.48%) SOA
15 12 (2.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 159 (34.57%) JavaScript
2 155 (33.70%) SQL
3 135 (29.35%) Java
4 121 (26.30%) C#
5 36 (7.83%) PL/SQL
6 24 (5.22%) Perl
7 21 (4.57%) C++
8 20 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.04%) VBA
10 12 (2.61%) PHP
11 8 (1.74%) VB
11 8 (1.74%) Ruby
12 7 (1.52%) VB6
12 7 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.87%) XPath
14 4 (0.87%) Python
14 4 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (5.00%) Degree
2 10 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Control-M
2 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (16.96%) Oracle
2 52 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.26%) Sybase
4 14 (3.04%) IBM
5 12 (2.61%) Cognos
6 11 (2.39%) Business Objects
7 8 (1.74%) SAP
8 4 (0.87%) Informatica
9 3 (0.65%) Tableau
9 3 (0.65%) Nintex
10 2 (0.43%) Talend
10 2 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.43%) Ektron
10 2 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.43%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.43%) VMware
10 2 (0.43%) Teradata
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.22%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.22%) Red Hat
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