The first table below looks at the demand for Multithreading skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multithreading over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multithreaded
Rank 78 26 104
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +78
Contract jobs citing Multithreading 56 122 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.04% 4.95% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 6.99% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 68 5
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£375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2073 1746 1704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.46% 70.80% 65.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 870 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Multithreading
UK

Multithreading
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Multithreading Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Multithreading
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Multithreading Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Multithreading
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Multithreading across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Multithreading Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Multithreading
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 Multithreading within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -13 49 £388 -8.82% 2
Edinburgh -17 3 £210 -50.58% 1
Aberdeen - - - -
Multithreading
UK

Multithreading
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Multithreading 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 Multithreading.

1 55 (60.44%) Java
2 40 (43.96%) Banking
3 33 (36.26%) C#
4 32 (35.16%) Linux
5 27 (29.67%) C++
5 27 (29.67%) SQL
6 26 (28.57%) Finance
7 22 (24.18%) Spring
7 22 (24.18%) UNIX
8 21 (23.08%) KDB
9 20 (21.98%) Equities
9 20 (21.98%) Windows
9 20 (21.98%) Perl
9 20 (21.98%) Front Office
10 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
10 19 (20.88%) .NET
11 16 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (16.48%) XML
12 15 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (15.38%) Python
13 14 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 12 (13.19%) STL
15 11 (12.09%) Shell Script
15 11 (12.09%) Hibernate
15 11 (12.09%) FIX Protocol
16 10 (10.99%) WPF
16 10 (10.99%) Oracle
16 10 (10.99%) OO
16 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
17 9 (9.89%) COM+

Multithreading
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Multithreading 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 Multithreading. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) IIS
1 4 (4.40%) Apache
1 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.20%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Project
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.08%) KDB
2 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.89%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.59%) DB2
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Ant
1 4 (4.40%) JUnit
1 4 (4.40%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (3.30%) GoogleTest
2 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.20%) Subversion
3 2 (2.20%) CppUnit
3 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.10%) CMake
4 1 (1.10%) JBehave
4 1 (1.10%) Valgrind
4 1 (1.10%) Hudson
4 1 (1.10%) Gerrit
General
1 40 (43.96%) Banking
2 26 (28.57%) Finance
3 20 (21.98%) Front Office
4 8 (8.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 86 (94.51%) Developer
2 37 (40.66%) Java Developer
3 25 (27.47%) C++ Developer
4 20 (21.98%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.89%) WPF Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.30%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.10%) C Developer
10 1 (1.10%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.18%) Spring
2 19 (20.88%) .NET
3 15 (16.48%) XML
4 14 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (13.19%) STL
6 11 (12.09%) Hibernate
6 11 (12.09%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (10.99%) WPF
8 9 (9.89%) WinForms
8 9 (9.89%) HTML
8 9 (9.89%) COM+
8 9 (9.89%) DCOM
8 9 (9.89%) MFC
9 8 (8.79%) ATL
9 8 (8.79%) J2EE
10 6 (6.59%) OLE DB
11 5 (5.49%) jQuery
11 5 (5.49%) Middleware
11 5 (5.49%) JMS
12 4 (4.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.98%) Equities
2 16 (17.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (9.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.89%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.79%) Physics
4 8 (8.79%) Derivative
5 4 (4.40%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.40%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.20%) Open Source
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.16%) Linux
2 22 (24.18%) UNIX
3 20 (21.98%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Android
4 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (10.99%) OO
3 9 (9.89%) Algorithmic Trading
4 8 (8.79%) Automated Testing
5 7 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 7 (7.69%) Memory Management
6 6 (6.59%) OOD
6 6 (6.59%) Low Latency
7 5 (5.49%) Migration
7 5 (5.49%) Web Development
8 4 (4.40%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (3.30%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.30%) TDD
9 3 (3.30%) Information Management
10 2 (2.20%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.20%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.20%) Android Development
11 1 (1.10%) Wealth Management
11 1 (1.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) Java
2 33 (36.26%) C#
3 27 (29.67%) C++
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 20 (21.98%) Perl
5 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.38%) Python
7 11 (12.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.20%) VC++
9 1 (1.10%) C
9 1 (1.10%) XAML
9 1 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (10.99%) Oracle
2 5 (5.49%) Sybase
2 5 (5.49%) Google
3 4 (4.40%) StreamBase
3 4 (4.40%) Perforce
3 4 (4.40%) IBM
4 3 (3.30%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.10%) Apple
6 1 (1.10%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.10%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.10%) T-Plan