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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 55 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.66% 1.37% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.61% 4.90% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Average daily rate £383 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.29% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
196 245 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.56% 27.87% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 115 109
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 9 (81.82%) Banking
3 9 (81.82%) Investment Banking
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Sybase
4 8 (72.73%) DB2
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 8 (72.73%) OOD
4 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) J2SE
4 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) Spring
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) SDLC
5 7 (63.64%) Front Office
6 6 (54.55%) Equities
7 5 (45.45%) Derivative
7 5 (45.45%) C++
7 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
8 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
8 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (36.36%) JMS
8 4 (36.36%) Legal

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
1 8 (72.73%) RDBMS
1 8 (72.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
General
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Investment Banking
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Front Office
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C++ Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Market Risk Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) J2SE
1 8 (72.73%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Equities
3 5 (45.45%) Derivative
4 4 (36.36%) Fixed Income
5 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) OO
1 8 (72.73%) OOD
1 8 (72.73%) SDLC
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 5 (45.45%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Python
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Sybase