The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 4 September 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 163 193 170
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 33 11 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.19% 0.78%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.53% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 45
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£600 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - -
Equity 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
1992 2095 2772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.87% 36.07% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1483 2029
Average daily rate £475 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 62
Average hourly rate £17.99 £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Derivative across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Equity 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 Equity Derivative across the City of London region.

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Equity Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equity Derivative across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Equity Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Equity 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 Equity Derivative across the City of London region.

Equity Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative.

1 61 (89.71%) Derivative
2 49 (72.06%) Banking
3 36 (52.94%) Front Office
4 30 (44.12%) C#
5 28 (41.18%) Finance
6 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (36.76%) Equities
7 24 (35.29%) .NET
8 23 (33.82%) TDD
9 22 (32.35%) Investment Banking
10 19 (27.94%) Java
11 18 (26.47%) Multithreading
12 14 (20.59%) UNIX
13 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
13 13 (19.12%) HTML
13 13 (19.12%) BDD
14 12 (17.65%) HTML5
14 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
14 12 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
15 10 (14.71%) WPF
16 8 (11.76%) Fixed Income
16 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
16 8 (11.76%) SQL
16 8 (11.76%) OO
16 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
16 8 (11.76%) SDLC
16 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (10.29%) Scala
17 7 (10.29%) VBA
17 7 (10.29%) SQL Server

Equity Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Equity Derivative 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 Equity Derivative. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
1 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) ProC
General
1 49 (72.06%) Banking
2 36 (52.94%) Front Office
3 28 (41.18%) Finance
4 22 (32.35%) Investment Banking
5 5 (7.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (54.41%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Consultant
6 9 (13.24%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Scala Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.94%) VBA Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) RAD Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.47%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Excel Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Senior VBA Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) HTML
3 12 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
3 12 (17.65%) HTML5
3 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.71%) WPF
5 6 (8.82%) WCF
5 6 (8.82%) WinForms
6 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (5.88%) LINQ
8 3 (4.41%) Spring
9 2 (2.94%) XML
10 1 (1.47%) J2EE
10 1 (1.47%) COM
10 1 (1.47%) JDBC
10 1 (1.47%) Web Services
10 1 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.47%) JSON
10 1 (1.47%) REST
10 1 (1.47%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (89.71%) Derivative
2 25 (36.76%) Equities
3 8 (11.76%) Fixed Income
4 6 (8.82%) Data Structures
4 6 (8.82%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.47%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) UNIX
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) TDD
3 18 (26.47%) Multithreading
4 13 (19.12%) BDD
5 8 (11.76%) SDLC
5 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 8 (11.76%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) RAD
6 5 (7.35%) OOD
7 4 (5.88%) Algorithmic Trading
7 4 (5.88%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.41%) MVVM
9 2 (2.94%) Scrum
9 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) C#
2 19 (27.94%) Java
3 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) SQL
5 7 (10.29%) VBA
5 7 (10.29%) Scala
6 1 (1.47%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
2 2 (2.94%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.47%) Reuters
3 1 (1.47%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.47%) Infragistics
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago