The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equities
Rank 49 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Equities 18 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.41% 0.84% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 3.18% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 -
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
162 220 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.69% 26.25% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 56
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 12
Average hourly rate £94.00 £14.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+571.42% +9.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
Equities
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Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equities across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Equities Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 19 (63.33%) Front Office
4 18 (60.00%) Banking
4 18 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (60.00%) C#
4 18 (60.00%) KDB
5 15 (50.00%) Perl
5 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (50.00%) .NET
6 14 (46.67%) Python
7 12 (40.00%) C++
7 12 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
8 11 (36.67%) Linux
9 8 (26.67%) WPF
9 8 (26.67%) Derivative
9 8 (26.67%) Spring
10 7 (23.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) UNIX
11 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
12 5 (16.67%) Fixed Income
12 5 (16.67%) Finance
12 5 (16.67%) JMS
13 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
13 4 (13.33%) IBM
13 4 (13.33%) Web Services
13 4 (13.33%) Apache

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equities 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 Equities. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (6.67%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) KDB
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JUnit
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 19 (63.33%) Front Office
2 18 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 8 (26.67%) WPF Developer
4 7 (23.33%) C++ Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (26.67%) WPF
3 8 (26.67%) Spring
4 7 (23.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (16.67%) JMS
7 4 (13.33%) WinForms
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (6.67%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) J2EE
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
9 1 (3.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (26.67%) Derivative
3 5 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 7 (23.33%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (6.67%) Memory Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Java
2 18 (60.00%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) Perl
3 15 (50.00%) SQL
4 14 (46.67%) Python
5 12 (40.00%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) StreamBase
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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