The 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 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Market Risk
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £555 £525
% change year-on-year
-23.42% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £85.00 £72.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
Market Risk
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
165 142 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.05% 20.58% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 73 47
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
Average hourly rate £55.75 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+346.00% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.64 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £17.40 £21.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Derivative
2 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Basel II
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Basel III
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) CRD IV
4 1 (20.00%) COREP
4 1 (20.00%) FINREP
4 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (20.00%) GWT
4 1 (20.00%) Java

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (40.00%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Market Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Derivative
1 3 (60.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Basel II
1 1 (20.00%) Basel III
1 1 (20.00%) CRD IV
1 1 (20.00%) COREP
1 1 (20.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase