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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 45 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 14 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.36% 2.94% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.00% 10.28% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £450 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £340 £425
% change year-on-year
+42.64% -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
200 253 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.73% 28.62% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 119 114
Median daily rate £380 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £68.00 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

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 28 August 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Linux
3 22 (81.48%) Unix
4 20 (74.07%) SQL
4 20 (74.07%) Sybase
5 18 (66.67%) DB2
5 18 (66.67%) J2SE
5 18 (66.67%) Finance
5 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (62.96%) Spring
6 17 (62.96%) JUnit
6 17 (62.96%) Perl
6 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (59.26%) Relational Database
7 16 (59.26%) RDBMS
8 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
9 14 (51.85%) Derivative
9 14 (51.85%) SDLC
9 14 (51.85%) OO
9 14 (51.85%) Banking
10 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
10 13 (48.15%) OOD
11 11 (40.74%) Front Office
12 9 (33.33%) Equities
13 8 (29.63%) C++
13 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
13 8 (29.63%) Database Tuning
14 7 (25.93%) JMS
15 5 (18.52%) 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 18 (66.67%) DB2
2 16 (59.26%) RDBMS
2 16 (59.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.81%) KDB
3 4 (14.81%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) JUnit
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Banking
3 13 (48.15%) Investment Banking
4 11 (40.74%) Front Office
5 4 (14.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C++ Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Scala Developer
4 4 (14.81%) KDB Developer
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Scala Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Market Risk Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) J2SE
2 17 (62.96%) Spring
3 7 (25.93%) JMS
4 1 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (51.85%) Derivative
3 9 (33.33%) Equities
4 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
5 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.41%) Market Risk
6 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 14 (51.85%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) SDLC
4 13 (48.15%) OOD
5 8 (29.63%) Database Tuning
5 8 (29.63%) Multithreading
5 8 (29.63%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
7 4 (14.81%) Investment Management
7 4 (14.81%) System Testing
7 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Wealth Management
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Option Pricing Theory
8 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (7.41%) Market Making
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Scala
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) Python
6 4 (14.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) Reuters