Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 81 80
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Delivery 59 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.42% 1.03% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 1.17% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 4
Glasgow median daily rate £504 £350 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.01% +27.85% -27.00%
10th Percentile £331 £259 £152
90th Percentile £575 £388 £458
Scotland median daily rate £450 £366 £335
% change year-on-year +22.87% +9.33% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year +11.67% - -

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 1,553 1,115 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.08% 88.07% 86.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 621 498
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £459
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 21
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -28.46%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.91 £34.05 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £23.50 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% +10.71% +3.70%

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 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Delivery in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.93%) Java
3 31 (52.54%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (47.46%) Microservices
5 27 (45.76%) SQL
6 26 (44.07%) Waterfall
7 25 (42.37%) Oracle
8 23 (38.98%) SOAP
8 23 (38.98%) Web Services
8 23 (38.98%) REST
9 22 (37.29%) MongoDB
9 22 (37.29%) NoSQL
9 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database
9 22 (37.29%) PL/SQL
9 22 (37.29%) Oracle Forms
9 22 (37.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (30.51%) Finance
11 17 (28.81%) Degree
12 15 (25.42%) Technical Leadership
13 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
14 13 (22.03%) React
15 10 (16.95%) HTML
15 10 (16.95%) OOP
15 10 (16.95%) OO
15 10 (16.95%) PaaS
15 10 (16.95%) Decision-Making
16 9 (15.25%) ES6
16 9 (15.25%) Redux
16 9 (15.25%) Jest

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 (15.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) PaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DHCP
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
1 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) MongoDB
1 22 (37.29%) NoSQL
1 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database
1 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.69%) HBase
2 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.69%) QlikView
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (15.25%) FitNesse
2 9 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.25%) JIRA
2 9 (15.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.69%) Hudson
3 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Architect
2 15 (25.42%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Digital Architect
5 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Service Architect
7 6 (10.17%) React Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Designer
8 4 (6.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) REST
1 23 (38.98%) SOAP
1 23 (38.98%) Web Services
2 13 (22.03%) React
3 10 (16.95%) HTML
4 9 (15.25%) CSS
4 9 (15.25%) CSS3
4 9 (15.25%) Enzyme
4 9 (15.25%) HTML5
4 9 (15.25%) Jest
4 9 (15.25%) Redux
4 9 (15.25%) Spring Boot
5 3 (5.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.69%) LDAP
6 1 (1.69%) OAuth
6 1 (1.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) AS400
5 1 (1.69%) iSeries
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Linux
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (47.46%) Microservices
4 26 (44.07%) Waterfall
5 22 (37.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (25.42%) Technical Leadership
7 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
8 10 (16.95%) Decision-Making
8 10 (16.95%) OO
8 10 (16.95%) OOP
9 9 (15.25%) Analytics
9 9 (15.25%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (15.25%) ETL
9 9 (15.25%) Regression Testing
9 9 (15.25%) Release Management
9 9 (15.25%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (13.56%) SDLC
10 8 (13.56%) Workshop Facilitation
11 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) Java
2 27 (45.76%) SQL
3 22 (37.29%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.25%) ES6
5 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.39%) PMP
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) PMO
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.69%) GDPR
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) HDFS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.69%) XenApp
1 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ambari
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.69%) Oozie
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
1 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix
4 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau