The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 66 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 2 52 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 5.75% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% 23.42% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 0
Average daily rate £350 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -32.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
146 222 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.25% 24.53% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 102 68
Average daily rate £363 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £255 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.92 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.03% -52.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Fixed Income
Scotland

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Equities
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (33.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM