The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring 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 Refactoring over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Refactoring
Rank 72 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 £71.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +77.50%
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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
733 529 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.17% 75.04% 74.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 294 388
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 £245 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 2 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Refactoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) Nintex
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (33.33%) BDD

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Nintex