The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities 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 Equities over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
London / City of London
Rank 90 70 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +40
Contract jobs citing Equities 63 83 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.14% 2.74% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.57% 6.81% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 69 69
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.68% -20.00%
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 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
1131 1219 1964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.35% 40.24% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 923 1542
Median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 30
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +14.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Equities
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 Equities across the City of London region.

Equities Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Equities
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equities across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Equities Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Equities
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 Equities across the City of London region.

Equities Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 105 (67.74%) Finance
2 73 (47.10%) Fixed Income
3 70 (45.16%) Banking
4 67 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (38.06%) Front Office
6 49 (31.61%) Financial Institution
6 49 (31.61%) SQL
6 49 (31.61%) Asset Management
7 48 (30.97%) Investment Banking
8 47 (30.32%) Derivative
9 45 (29.03%) Java
10 41 (26.45%) Retail
11 39 (25.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 34 (21.94%) Unix
13 29 (18.71%) Project Management
13 29 (18.71%) Multithreading
14 27 (17.42%) Risk Management
15 25 (16.13%) Linux
16 24 (15.48%) Degree
17 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
17 23 (14.84%) Analytics
18 22 (14.19%) Mathematics
19 21 (13.55%) Fintech
19 21 (13.55%) Data Management
19 21 (13.55%) Scrum
20 20 (12.90%) Business Analysis
21 19 (12.26%) MiFID
21 19 (12.26%) Market Risk
22 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
22 18 (11.61%) C#

Equities
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 12 (7.74%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.23%) Apache Pig
2 5 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.94%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
5 2 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.94%) MS Project
1 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.29%) InVision
2 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.87%) Minerva
2 5 (3.23%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (2.58%) Sentinel
4 2 (1.29%) Global One
4 2 (1.29%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.94%) Office 365
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) Network Security
2 6 (3.87%) Firewall
2 6 (3.87%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (3.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.58%) HTTP
3 4 (2.58%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.94%) Intranet
4 3 (1.94%) ISDN
4 3 (1.94%) Skype
5 2 (1.29%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) DWDM
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
6 1 (0.65%) MPLS
6 1 (0.65%) Multicast
6 1 (0.65%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) Big Data
3 16 (10.32%) Hadoop
4 13 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (7.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (6.45%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.81%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
9 7 (4.52%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.87%) Couchbase
11 5 (3.23%) Data Lake
12 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (2.58%) SSDT
13 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (1.29%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.29%) BigTable
14 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.16%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.52%) gulp
3 7 (4.52%) JIRA
3 7 (4.52%) Mocha
4 6 (3.87%) Bower
4 6 (3.87%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (3.87%) Protractor
4 6 (3.87%) Sinon.JS
4 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.58%) Subversion
6 3 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.29%) Gradle
7 2 (1.29%) JUnit
7 2 (1.29%) Maven
8 1 (0.65%) Grunt
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.65%) webpack
General
1 105 (67.74%) Finance
2 70 (45.16%) Banking
3 59 (38.06%) Front Office
4 49 (31.61%) Financial Institution
5 48 (30.97%) Investment Banking
6 41 (26.45%) Retail
7 15 (9.68%) Legal
8 5 (3.23%) Back Office
8 5 (3.23%) Prime Brokerage
9 2 (1.29%) Games
9 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (41.94%) Developer
2 47 (30.32%) Analyst
3 34 (21.94%) Java Developer
4 21 (13.55%) Business Analyst
5 20 (12.90%) Front Office Developer
6 14 (9.03%) Senior Developer
7 13 (8.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Market Risk Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Market Risk Java Developer
8 11 (7.10%) MiFID Business Analyst
8 11 (7.10%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.16%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.52%) Agile Coach
10 7 (4.52%) Angular Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Architect
11 6 (3.87%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.97%) .NET
2 11 (7.10%) FIX Protocol
3 10 (6.45%) XML
4 8 (5.16%) HTML
4 8 (5.16%) Middleware
5 7 (4.52%) AngularJS
5 7 (4.52%) CSS
5 7 (4.52%) HTML5
6 6 (3.87%) Chai
6 6 (3.87%) CSS3
6 6 (3.87%) Gherkin
6 6 (3.87%) LINQ
6 6 (3.87%) RESTful
6 6 (3.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (3.87%) XSLT
7 5 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.58%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.94%) FpML
9 3 (1.94%) Web Services
9 3 (1.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 73 (47.10%) Fixed Income
2 47 (30.32%) Derivative
3 39 (25.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 22 (14.19%) Mathematics
5 21 (13.55%) Fintech
6 19 (12.26%) Market Risk
7 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (10.97%) Computer Science
8 17 (10.97%) Management Information System
9 14 (9.03%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (6.45%) User Experience
11 9 (5.81%) Virtual Team
12 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
13 6 (3.87%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
15 4 (2.58%) OTC Derivatives
15 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
16 3 (1.94%) Credit Risk
16 3 (1.94%) Taxonomies
17 2 (1.29%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.94%) Unix
2 25 (16.13%) Linux
3 15 (9.68%) Windows
4 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.29%) SUSE
5 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (43.23%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.61%) Asset Management
3 29 (18.71%) Multithreading
3 29 (18.71%) Project Management
4 27 (17.42%) Risk Management
5 23 (14.84%) Analytics
6 21 (13.55%) Data Management
6 21 (13.55%) Scrum
7 20 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 15 (9.68%) DevOps
8 15 (9.68%) Electronic Trading
9 13 (8.39%) Concurrent Programming
10 12 (7.74%) Information Security
10 12 (7.74%) Service Design
10 12 (7.74%) TDD
11 11 (7.10%) Low Latency
11 11 (7.10%) Release Management
12 10 (6.45%) Investment Management
13 9 (5.81%) Change Management
14 8 (5.16%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.61%) SQL
2 45 (29.03%) Java
3 18 (11.61%) C#
4 13 (8.39%) Scala
5 11 (7.10%) Haskell
5 11 (7.10%) Python
6 10 (6.45%) C++
7 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.16%) Perl
8 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.94%) C
10 3 (1.94%) R
11 2 (1.29%) Clojure
12 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Degree
2 6 (3.87%) CISM
2 6 (3.87%) CISSP
2 6 (3.87%) CNA
2 6 (3.87%) GCIA
2 6 (3.87%) GCIH
2 6 (3.87%) GIAC
2 6 (3.87%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (3.87%) Novell Certification
2 6 (3.87%) SANS
3 1 (0.65%) CCNA
3 1 (0.65%) CCNP
3 1 (0.65%) CFA
3 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.65%) ISEB
3 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.26%) MiFID
2 5 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.29%) COBIT
3 2 (1.29%) EMIR
3 2 (1.29%) FATCA
4 1 (0.65%) Basel II
4 1 (0.65%) Basel III
4 1 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.65%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.29%) HDFS
2 2 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (3.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.29%) Control-M
2 2 (1.29%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (1.29%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.65%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (7.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.10%) Oracle
2 11 (7.10%) Sybase
3 10 (6.45%) Fidessa
4 6 (3.87%) Sun
5 5 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 5 (3.23%) SimCorp
5 5 (3.23%) Tableau
6 4 (2.58%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.58%) Serena
7 3 (1.94%) Cisco
7 3 (1.94%) Murex
7 3 (1.94%) Polycom
7 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.94%) Sonus
8 2 (1.29%) Google
8 2 (1.29%) IBM
8 2 (1.29%) Remedy
8 2 (1.29%) Veritas
9 1 (0.65%) ION Trading
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