The table below looks at the statistics for FIX Protocol skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FIX Protocol over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial Information eXchange (FIX) Protocol
Rank 123 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FIX Protocol 3 0 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.14% - 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% - 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 16
Median daily rate £375 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £389
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +25.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
FIX Protocol
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
607 643 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.58% 19.93% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 344 425
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

FIX Protocol
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing FIX Protocol as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

FIX Protocol Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FIX Protocol
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

FIX Protocol Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

FIX Protocol
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 FIX Protocol within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 £375 -
FIX Protocol
UK

FIX Protocol
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FIX Protocol 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 FIX Protocol.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Reuters
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OO

FIX Protocol
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) IntelliJ
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Concurrent Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Reuters