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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 195 198 182
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Calypso 5 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.090% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.48% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 23
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £423 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £648 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate - £563 -
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
2384 2715 2924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.93% 44.35% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1909 2071
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 102
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £104.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 22 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SunGard Martini
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) SunGard
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Algo Collateral
3 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (14.29%) FATCA
3 1 (14.29%) EMIR
3 1 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Summit
3 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 2 (28.57%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (14.29%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (14.29%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Calypso Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) FATCA
1 1 (14.29%) EMIR
1 1 (14.29%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SunGard
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