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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 194 187 194
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Calypso 7 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.27% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 18
Average daily rate
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£625 £575 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £388 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Calypso across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Calypso Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso.

1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) SunGard Martini
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) SunGard
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
4 1 (11.11%) Summit
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Murex
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (11.11%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
4 1 (11.11%) FATCA
4 1 (11.11%) EMIR

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Calypso also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Calypso. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (11.11%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (11.11%) Summit
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Calypso Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) FATCA
1 1 (11.11%) EMIR
1 1 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) SunGard
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Murex