Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 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.

Software Delivery
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 72 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +10
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 38 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.55% 1.51% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 1.72% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 7
Glasgow median daily rate £475 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £338 £231 £263
90th Percentile £561 £388 £495
Scotland median daily rate £475 £285 £375
% change year-on-year +66.67% -24.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Software Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,321 1,105 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.54% 87.84% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 665 453
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £563 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £22.94 £28.00 £22.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.08% +23.38% -30.17%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £37.71 £39.00 £43.93
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% -12.50% -26.72%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Glasgow

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Delivery in Glasgow

Software Delivery
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Delivery in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Finance
3 17 (44.74%) React
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 13 (34.21%) Analytics
6 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
6 12 (31.58%) PaaS
7 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
7 11 (28.95%) Mobile Application Development
7 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
8 10 (26.32%) HTML
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 10 (26.32%) OOP
8 10 (26.32%) OO
8 10 (26.32%) Regression Testing
8 10 (26.32%) Microservices
8 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
8 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
8 10 (26.32%) Selenium
9 9 (23.68%) FitNesse
9 9 (23.68%) JIRA
9 9 (23.68%) Release Management
9 9 (23.68%) Kanban
9 9 (23.68%) HTML5
9 9 (23.68%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
9 9 (23.68%) CSS3
9 9 (23.68%) Scrum

Software Delivery
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 9 (23.68%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) PaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Apigee
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Big Data
4 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 10 (26.32%) Selenium
2 9 (23.68%) FitNesse
2 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Back Office
3 7 (18.42%) Banking
4 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Architect
3 9 (23.68%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (18.42%) Designer
4 7 (18.42%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (15.79%) React Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Digital Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.26%) QA Leader
8 2 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (44.74%) React
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) CSS
3 9 (23.68%) CSS3
3 9 (23.68%) Enzyme
3 9 (23.68%) HTML5
3 9 (23.68%) Jest
3 9 (23.68%) Redux
3 9 (23.68%) Spring Boot
4 5 (13.16%) REST
4 5 (13.16%) SOAP
4 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 3 (7.89%) Spring
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (15.79%) User Experience
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) AS400
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.63%) iSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Analytics
3 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (31.58%) Test Automation
4 11 (28.95%) Mobile Application Development
4 11 (28.95%) Web Application Development
5 10 (26.32%) Microservices
5 10 (26.32%) OO
5 10 (26.32%) OOP
5 10 (26.32%) Regression Testing
5 10 (26.32%) Waterfall
6 9 (23.68%) ETL
6 9 (23.68%) Kanban
6 9 (23.68%) Release Management
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) SDLC
7 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (15.79%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) Time Management
9 4 (10.53%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) ES6
4 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Clojure
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft