The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 53 64
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Contract jobs citing Derivative 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.17% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.64% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £313 £463
% change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 182 157 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.80% 27.30% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 98
Median daily rate £353 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £180 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £402 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Median hourly rate - - £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Derivative as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Derivative in Glasgow

Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Derivative in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Derivative in Glasgow

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) KDB
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Perforce
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Option Pricing Theory
2 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (50.00%) Kdb+
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) KDB
1 2 (50.00%) Kdb+
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Concordion
2 1 (25.00%) JBehave
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) KDB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (50.00%) Option Pricing Theory
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Market Making
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce