The table below looks at the statistics for DataSynapse skills 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 DataSynapse over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
TIBCO DataSynapse GridServer
London / City of London
Rank 148 122 192
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +70
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 3 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.92% 0.058%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.51% 5.98% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 2
Median daily rate £650 £600 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £525 -
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
592 485 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.95% 15.37% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 361 644
Median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 19
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +169.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

DataSynapse
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DataSynapse as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

DataSynapse Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DataSynapse
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 DataSynapse across the City of London region.

DataSynapse Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DataSynapse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse 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 DataSynapse.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Coherence
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Market Risk
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

DataSynapse
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 5 (71.43%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Market Risk Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Market Risk Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Grid Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Grid Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Market Risk
2 3 (42.86%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Solace
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk