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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calypso
Rank 196 204 214
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Calypso 3 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Average daily rate
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£600 £650 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £650 -
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
2654 3392 3408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.67% 46.05% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1856 2355 2322
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 97 98
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Murex
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Front Office
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Derivative
4 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Brady
5 3 (18.75%) Summit
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 3 (18.75%) Back Office
5 3 (18.75%) Equities
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) EMIR
5 3 (18.75%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
6 2 (12.50%) Java SE
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Summit
2 2 (12.50%) Brady Trinity
3 1 (6.25%) Global One
3 1 (6.25%) LatentZero
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Front Office
4 3 (18.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Calypso Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Murex Support
4 1 (6.25%) Murex Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Murex Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Testing Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) Java SE
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) JSTL
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (25.00%) Derivative
2 3 (18.75%) Equities
3 2 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
4 1 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Energy Derivatives
4 1 (6.25%) DTCC
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Fund Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Stress Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) EMIR
1 3 (18.75%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Basel III
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Murex
2 3 (18.75%) Brady
3 2 (12.50%) Charles River
3 2 (12.50%) Sophis
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Fidessa
4 1 (6.25%) SunGard
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Reuters
4 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
4 1 (6.25%) thinkFolio
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