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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 51 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Equities 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.39% 0.88% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.76% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £415
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
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
211 254 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.05% 31.87% 24.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 142 95
Median daily rate £375 £338 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £146 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.02% +64.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase

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 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase