The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 55 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Equities 7 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% 0.23% 2.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.15% 0.76% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 11
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Equities
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
222 264 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.26% 30.45% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 120 108
Median daily rate £338 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £26.22 £94.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.07% -72.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equities also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Equities.

1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Linux
3 12 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (68.75%) SDLC
4 11 (68.75%) Perl
4 11 (68.75%) Sybase
4 11 (68.75%) DB2
4 11 (68.75%) OO
4 11 (68.75%) Front Office
5 10 (62.50%) OOD
5 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
5 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
6 9 (56.25%) Banking
6 9 (56.25%) J2SE
7 8 (50.00%) JUnit
7 8 (50.00%) Spring
7 8 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
8 7 (43.75%) Investment Banking
9 6 (37.50%) JMS
9 6 (37.50%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (31.25%) C++
10 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
10 5 (31.25%) Derivative
11 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (25.00%) Fixed Income
11 4 (25.00%) Legal
12 3 (18.75%) C#

Equities
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) DB2
2 10 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 11 (68.75%) Front Office
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Investment Banking
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Legal
6 1 (6.25%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) C++ Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Market Risk Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) J2SE
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (37.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
3 5 (31.25%) Derivative
4 4 (25.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (12.50%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) OO
1 11 (68.75%) SDLC
2 10 (62.50%) OOD
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) System Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Python
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Sybase