The table below looks at the statistics for thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Markit thinkFolio
Rank 69 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing thinkFolio 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% - 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.70% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Business Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
37 54 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.25% 6.55% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 19
Average daily rate £413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £203 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.30%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

thinkFolio Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

thinkFolio Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio.

1 1 (100.00%) Charles River
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front Arena
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Swaptions
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing thinkFolio 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 thinkFolio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LatentZero
1 1 (100.00%) Front Arena
1 1 (100.00%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Swaptions
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River