The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Credit Derivative 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 Credit Derivative over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Credit Derivatives
Rank 157 190 196
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +6
Contract jobs citing Credit Derivative 8 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.15% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 13
Median daily rate £638 £675 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £593 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £690 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Credit Derivative
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1291 2043 2434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.00% 37.23% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1562 1818
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.56 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.40 £45.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

Credit Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Credit Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Credit Derivative
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 Credit Derivative across the City of London region.

Credit Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Credit Derivative
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 Credit Derivative across the City of London region.

Credit Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Credit Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Credit Derivative 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 Credit Derivative.

1 15 (100.00%) Derivative
2 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Front Office
4 6 (40.00%) Credit Risk
4 6 (40.00%) Stress Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Market Risk
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Sybase
8 2 (13.33%) C++
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management

Credit Derivative
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 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ION MarketView
2 1 (6.67%) SunGard GMI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Front Office
3 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modeller
5 2 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Risk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Market Risk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Derivative
2 10 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 6 (40.00%) Credit Risk
3 6 (40.00%) Market Risk
4 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Equities
5 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Stress Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Straight-Through Processing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) IronPython
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Tcl
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ION Trading
2 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.67%) FactSet
3 1 (6.67%) SunGard