The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 71 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Grid Computing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% - 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Grid Computing
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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
257 235 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.30% 27.01% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 116 104
Average daily rate £340 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Average hourly rate £65.00 £55.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.59% +346.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £16.64 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.25 £94.00 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Grid Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Grid Computing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Grid Computing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) KDB
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) KDB
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2SE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase