The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Equities
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 56 61
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Contract jobs citing Equities 2 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.31% 1.84% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 5.51% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +5.12% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Equities 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 219 236 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 33.54% 33.33% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 129 127
Median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Median hourly rate - - £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Equities
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Equities in Glasgow

Equities
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equities in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Equities
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) KDB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python