The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 23 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.

Equity Derivatives
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 1 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 1.99% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 5.98% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 7
Median daily rate - £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +2.59% -3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £65.00

Equity 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 221 234 281
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 33.33% 33.24% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 128 126
Median daily rate £375 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £247 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £451
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 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Equity Derivative
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Equity Derivative in Glasgow

Equity Derivative
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Equity Derivative in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equity 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 Equity Derivative.

1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
1 2 (66.67%) KDB
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Option Pricing Theory
1 2 (66.67%) Kdb+
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Market Making
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Equity 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) KDB
1 2 (66.67%) Kdb+
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) KDB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Option Pricing Theory
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Market Making
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL