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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equity Derivative over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Derivatives
Rank 148 178 181
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 18 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 1.53% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 22
Median daily rate £573 £600 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £524 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £335 £405
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1378 2287 2222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.28% 38.58% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 1831 1608
Median daily rate £465 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 41 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -0.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Equity Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Equity Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equity 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 Equity Derivative.

1 26 (100.00%) Derivative
2 15 (57.69%) Front Office
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Equities
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) Unix
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) C#
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Fixed Income
8 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
8 4 (15.38%) MiFID
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) BDD
9 3 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (11.54%) Workflow
9 3 (11.54%) Back Office
9 3 (11.54%) Sophis
9 3 (11.54%) Sophis RISQUE
10 2 (7.69%) Data Management
10 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.69%) Change Management
10 2 (7.69%) Scrum
10 2 (7.69%) SLA

Equity 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 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Sophis RISQUE
2 1 (3.85%) Front Arena
2 1 (3.85%) Kondor
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 15 (57.69%) Front Office
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 3 (11.54%) Back Office
6 1 (3.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Equity Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) HTML5
3 3 (11.54%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) FpML
5 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) WebSockets
5 1 (3.85%) WinForms
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) Derivative
2 9 (34.62%) Equities
3 6 (23.08%) Fixed Income
4 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.85%) OTC Derivatives
6 1 (3.85%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (11.54%) BDD
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Korn
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) MiFID
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.85%) EMIR
3 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Sophis
2 2 (7.69%) Citrix
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.85%) SunGard
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