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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 64 72 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -46
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 3 4 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.49% 6.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.70% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 22
Average daily rate
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- £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
259 235 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.98% 28.73% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 113
Average daily rate £340 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -12.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £444 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 10
Average hourly rate £26.22 £94.00 £12.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.10% +672.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £94.00 £17.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +5.57%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Equities
4 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) Sybase
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) OOD
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
6 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (29.41%) XML
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) Front Office
7 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
8 3 (17.65%) WPF
8 3 (17.65%) QlikView
8 3 (17.65%) Tableau
8 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
8 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) JMS
9 2 (11.76%) J2SE

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (17.65%) QlikView
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Investment Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
4 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) WPF Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (17.65%) WPF
3 2 (11.76%) J2SE
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
3 2 (11.76%) FpML
3 2 (11.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Equities
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Derivative
4 2 (11.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) OO
1 7 (41.18%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) MVVM
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) EMIR
2 1 (5.88%) MiFID
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Sybase
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Charles River