The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 57 51
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.15% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.62% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £550 £388
% change year-on-year
-32.95% +41.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 161 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.86% 24.28% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 86 147
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

FIX Protocol
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

FIX Protocol Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (50.00%) Reuters
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins

FIX Protocol
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JDBC
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Reuters