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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 67 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.71% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 2.49% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £544 £575
% change year-on-year
-5.70% -5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
246 201 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.34% 28.59% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 112 135
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 9
Average hourly rate £20.69 £11.50 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.91% -7.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £11.50 £14.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 8 (72.73%) TeamCity
3 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Games
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
8 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (18.18%) Derivative
8 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) System Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (18.18%) J2EE
8 2 (18.18%) UNIX
8 2 (18.18%) Sybase IQ
8 2 (18.18%) Sybase
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase IQ
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
1 8 (72.73%) TeamCity
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Games
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Market Risk Developer
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SDLC
2 8 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) UX Design
4 1 (9.09%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase