Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Regular Expression skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Regular Expression over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Regular Expressions (Regex)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 81 99
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Regular Expression 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.94% 0.35% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 1.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.79% - -
Scotland median daily rate £475 £310 £400
% change year-on-year +53.23% -22.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Regular Expression is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 448 354 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.16% 30.94% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 182 183
Glasgow median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £271 £226
90th Percentile £505 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.25 £14.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.46% -74.55% +129.17%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.44% +11.39%

Regular Expression
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Regular Expression in Glasgow

Regular Expression
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Regular Expression in Glasgow

Regular Expression
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Regular Expression in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Regular Expression in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Regular Expression 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 Regular Expression.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Splunk
1 12 (100.00%) SIEM
1 12 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 11 (91.67%) Grok
2 11 (91.67%) Apache Spark
2 11 (91.67%) Parquet
2 11 (91.67%) SANS
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 11 (91.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 11 (91.67%) Kafka
2 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) JIRA
2 11 (91.67%) QA
2 11 (91.67%) CEH
2 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) Process Management

Regular Expression
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 11 (91.67%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
1 11 (91.67%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (91.67%) JIRA
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 12 (100.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Grok
1 11 (91.67%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
1 12 (100.00%) SIEM
2 11 (91.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 11 (91.67%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (91.67%) Data Modelling
2 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Process Management
2 11 (91.67%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 11 (91.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (83.33%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (66.67%) Content Management
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Perl
1 12 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CEH
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
1 11 (91.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
1 8 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Splunk