The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Calypso
Rank 159 197 194
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Contract jobs citing Calypso 5 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.090% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.21% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Median daily rate £575 £625 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £563
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Calypso
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1368 2354 2601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.44% 42.51% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1062 1744 1832
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Calypso as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Calypso Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Calypso
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Calypso across the City of London region.

Calypso Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Calypso
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the City of London region.

Calypso Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Calypso 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 City of London region with a requirement for Calypso.

1 10 (100.00%) Murex
2 6 (60.00%) Summit
3 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Banking
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
5 2 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Sophis
5 2 (20.00%) Derivative
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (10.00%) SunGard Martini
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) SunGard
6 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (10.00%) Rendezvous
6 1 (10.00%) FpML
6 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Summit
2 1 (10.00%) Loan IQ
2 1 (10.00%) SunGard Martini
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Murex Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Back Office Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Calypso Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) FX Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Market Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Market Data Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) FpML
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) JDBC
1 1 (10.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (10.00%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (20.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Murex
2 2 (20.00%) Sophis
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SunGard
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO