The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Derivatives
Rank 99 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Derivative 29 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.06% 0.97% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.38% 4.44% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 9
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
539 518 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.79% 21.96% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 255 207
Average daily rate £371 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 36
Average hourly rate £17.86 £13.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.89% -47.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.42 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.00 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Derivative across the Scotland region.

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Derivative
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 11 £375 +11.11% 7
Edinburgh -21 9 £563 -6.25% 2
Stirling +5 6 - - 2
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Derivative 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 Derivative.

1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
3 15 (38.46%) Front Office
3 15 (38.46%) Equities
4 13 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 13 (33.33%) Banking
5 12 (30.77%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) Investment Management
7 10 (25.64%) Asset Management
8 9 (23.08%) Sybase
8 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 8 (20.51%) UNIX
9 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
10 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
10 7 (17.95%) FIX Protocol
10 7 (17.95%) KDB
10 7 (17.95%) Linux
10 7 (17.95%) Python
10 7 (17.95%) C#
10 7 (17.95%) C++
10 7 (17.95%) Perl
11 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.38%) Sybase IQ
11 6 (15.38%) System Testing
12 5 (12.82%) EMIR
12 5 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
12 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
12 5 (12.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (12.82%) Spring

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Derivative 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 Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Summit
2 2 (5.13%) MultiFonds
2 2 (5.13%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) KDB
2 6 (15.38%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Maven
1 1 (2.56%) Ant
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 15 (38.46%) Front Office
3 13 (33.33%) Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Investment Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Back Office
6 2 (5.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) C++ Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Sybase Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Charles River Consultant
9 1 (2.56%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (12.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (12.82%) Spring
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) XML
4 3 (7.69%) Spring Integration
4 3 (7.69%) Java SE
4 3 (7.69%) Java EE
4 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (2.56%) REST
5 1 (2.56%) GWT
5 1 (2.56%) Servlets
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Equities
2 13 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (20.51%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
5 4 (10.26%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Investment Management
2 10 (25.64%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) System Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.82%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Fund Accounting
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Use Case
8 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.56%) Analytics
9 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.95%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) C++
4 7 (17.95%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) EMIR
1 5 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Sybase
2 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
3 3 (7.69%) Charles River
3 3 (7.69%) Reuters
3 3 (7.69%) Murex
3 3 (7.69%) Calypso
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) FactSet
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