The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 59 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 10 2 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.16% 0.32% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 1.18% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £350 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £410 £388
% change year-on-year
-43.29% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Fixed Income
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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
205 170 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.78% 27.51% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 93 118
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 6
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% +48.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.40 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £19.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Fixed Income Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Sybase
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Equities
3 6 (50.00%) Front Office
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Investment Management
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (33.33%) Database Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (33.33%) JMS
5 4 (33.33%) J2SE
5 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (33.33%) DB2
5 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Spring

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Front Office
3 5 (41.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) J2SE
1 4 (33.33%) JMS
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Equities
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (16.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) OO
1 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Investment Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) Market Making
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow Management
7 1 (8.33%) MVVM
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CFA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Sybase