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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 61 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 5 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.74% 1.57% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 5.62% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £383 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Fixed Income
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
201 249 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.65% 27.85% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 115 109
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 0
Median hourly rate - £20.69 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Legal
2 4 (80.00%) Equities
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) J2SE
3 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) JMS

Fixed Income
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 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Front Office
1 5 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2SE
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Equities
1 4 (80.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (20.00%) Code Optimisation
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO