The table below looks at the statistics for Electronic Trading skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Electronic Trading over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Trading
Rank 67 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Electronic Trading 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.32% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Electronic Trading
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
706 466 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.90% 75.40% 74.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 241 354
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.86 £16.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.97% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.87 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Electronic Trading
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Electronic Trading Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Electronic Trading
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Electronic Trading across the Glasgow region.

Electronic Trading Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Electronic Trading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Electronic Trading also 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 that cited Electronic Trading.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 2 (66.67%) Equities
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithmic Trading
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Market Making
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) J2SE
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

Electronic Trading
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Electronic Trading also 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 that cited Electronic Trading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2SE
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 2 (66.67%) Equities
1 2 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Wealth Management
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithmic Trading
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Market Making
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sybase
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