The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Market Risk in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Market Risk over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank 63 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.57% 0.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.65% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £783 £513 £413
% change year-on-year
+52.68% +24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
151 215 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.48% 23.55% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 100 68
Average daily rate £350 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £255 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.92 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.03% -52.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £14.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Market Risk
Scotland

Market Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Market Risk Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Market Risk
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Market Risk Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Market Risk
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Sybase
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Sybase IQ
2 4 (66.67%) Derivative
2 4 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) GWT
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) Servlets
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Market Risk 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 Market Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Market Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) GWT
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Derivative
1 4 (66.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sybase