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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Market Risk
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Market Risk 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.56% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £425 £555
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -23.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £85.00
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
251 231 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.23% 27.11% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 114 104
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 £455 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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 £44.00 £16.64 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.50 £94.00 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% +14.28%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase IQ
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase ASE
1 6 (85.71%) Derivative
1 6 (85.71%) Equity Derivative
1 6 (85.71%) System Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Basel II

Market Risk
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (85.71%) Sybase IQ
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase ASE
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Market Risk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Derivative
1 6 (85.71%) Equity Derivative
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) System Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Sybase