The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equity Derivatives
UK / Scotland
Rank 103 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.039% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.13% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
557 794 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.82% 30.69% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 422 379
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £171 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 18
Median hourly rate £49.00 £41.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +45.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.60 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £44.20 £32.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Equity Derivative
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Equity Derivative within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 - -
Equity Derivative
UK

Equity Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Equity Derivative.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Sybase
3 4 (57.14%) DB2
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) J2SE
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) KDB
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Option Pricing Theory
5 2 (28.57%) Kdb+
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) DB2
1 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) KDB
2 2 (28.57%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Scala Developer
3 2 (28.57%) KDB Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2SE
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Option Pricing Theory
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Market Making
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Sybase