The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 49 49 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 14 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.21% 2.08% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 6.77% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -22.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Equity Derivative
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
217 266 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 34.23% 30.79% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 126 115
Median daily rate £325 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £457 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 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 £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 20 (80.00%) Unix
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
4 18 (72.00%) Sybase
5 17 (68.00%) DB2
5 17 (68.00%) J2SE
5 17 (68.00%) Finance
5 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (64.00%) Spring
6 16 (64.00%) JUnit
6 16 (64.00%) Perl
6 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
7 15 (60.00%) RDBMS
8 14 (56.00%) OO
8 14 (56.00%) SDLC
8 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (52.00%) Derivative
9 13 (52.00%) OOD
9 13 (52.00%) Banking
10 12 (48.00%) Investment Banking
11 11 (44.00%) Front Office
12 8 (32.00%) Equities
12 8 (32.00%) C++
12 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
12 8 (32.00%) Database Tuning
12 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (28.00%) JMS
14 5 (20.00%) Asset Management

Equity Derivative
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 17 (68.00%) DB2
2 15 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 15 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) JUnit
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 12 (48.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (44.00%) Front Office
5 4 (16.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) C++ Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Market Risk Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) J2SE
2 16 (64.00%) Spring
3 7 (28.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (52.00%) Derivative
3 8 (32.00%) Equities
4 4 (16.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Market Risk
6 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) OO
2 14 (56.00%) SDLC
2 14 (56.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (52.00%) OOD
4 8 (32.00%) Database Tuning
4 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Option Pricing Theory
7 3 (12.00%) System Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.00%) Market Making
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) Perl
4 8 (32.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) Scala
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Sybase
2 1 (4.00%) Reuters