The table below looks at the statistics for Low Latency skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Low Latency over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Low Latency
Rank 69 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Low Latency 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.14% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.19% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Average daily rate
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£438 - £394
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
706 518 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.06% 74.53% 72.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 371
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 5 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £21.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% +127.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Low Latency
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Low Latency across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Low Latency Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Low Latency
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Low Latency Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Low Latency
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Low Latency across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Low Latency Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Low Latency
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX

Low Latency
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Low Latency 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 Low Latency. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase