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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Credit Derivatives
Rank 166 172 189
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing Credit Derivative 7 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.72% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 23
Median daily rate £625 £700 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 -
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
1407 1794 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.13% 38.65% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1416 1579
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 54
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £27.00 £33.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 12 (100.00%) Derivative
2 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 9 (75.00%) Front Office
3 8 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Java
6 3 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (25.00%) Rendezvous
6 3 (25.00%) Reuters
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) RMDS
6 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
7 2 (16.67%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (16.67%) Greeks
7 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Tomcat

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 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (75.00%) Front Office
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Market Risk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Market Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Perl Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Qualitative Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (25.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Derivative
2 9 (75.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
4 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 3 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Garbage Collection
3 2 (16.67%) Greeks
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Finance
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) IronPython
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Tcl
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Reuters
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO