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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank - 59 56
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 0 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.91% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.83% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £475 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
163 183 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.94% 23.86% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 103 79
Average daily rate £275 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £113 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £49.41 £15.77 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.31% +1.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

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 13 February 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 18 (100.00%) Derivative
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) C#
4 11 (61.11%) Java
5 10 (55.56%) WPF
5 10 (55.56%) Data Analytics
5 10 (55.56%) Analytics
5 10 (55.56%) Market Making
6 9 (50.00%) User Experience
6 9 (50.00%) Visualisation
6 9 (50.00%) High Availability
6 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 6 (33.33%) C++
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Sybase
7 6 (33.33%) Legal
8 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
9 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 4 (22.22%) Use Case
9 4 (22.22%) Equities
9 4 (22.22%) Perl
9 4 (22.22%) Front Office
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
11 2 (11.11%) Unix

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Legal
3 4 (22.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C# WPF Developer
3 5 (27.78%) WPF Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C++ Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Derivative
2 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 9 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 5 (27.78%) Fixed Income
4 4 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Analytics
1 10 (55.56%) Data Analytics
1 10 (55.56%) Market Making
2 9 (50.00%) High Availability
2 9 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Algorithmic Trading
4 4 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sybase