Period
to 19 July 2019

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 6 months to 19 July 2019 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.

Derivatives
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 99 94
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Derivative 4 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.26% 1.08% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.88% 3.73% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -7.32% +38.98%
10th Percentile £375 £390 £454
90th Percentile £425 £538 £561
Scotland median daily rate £356 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -25.00% -9.52% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Derivative is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 452 509 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 29.48% 29.00% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 280 217
Glasgow median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £252 £253
90th Percentile £575 £538 £475
Scotland median daily rate £425 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +7.05% +5.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.78% +20.00% +97.37%
10th Percentile £22.00 £10.20 £14.50
90th Percentile £36.00 £35.00 £23.40
Scotland median hourly rate £26.38 £17.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year +50.71% -57.06% +5.84%

Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Derivative as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Epics
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Derivative
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Equities
1 3 (75.00%) Equity Derivative
1 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Epics
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Avaloq
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft