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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 162 167 171
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 34 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.69% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.75% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 27
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £344
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1961 2457 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.22% 39.28% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1809 1697
Average daily rate £450 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 48
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £14.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 87 (100.00%) Derivative
2 44 (50.57%) Front Office
3 42 (48.28%) Banking
4 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (34.48%) Equities
5 30 (34.48%) Java
6 25 (28.74%) Finance
7 22 (25.29%) C#
8 20 (22.99%) BDD
9 19 (21.84%) VBA
9 19 (21.84%) SOA
9 19 (21.84%) TDD
10 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
11 16 (18.39%) SQL
11 16 (18.39%) .NET
11 16 (18.39%) HTML
11 16 (18.39%) Investment Banking
12 15 (17.24%) Maven
12 15 (17.24%) UNIX
13 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
13 14 (16.09%) HTML5
14 13 (14.94%) REST
14 13 (14.94%) Back Office
15 12 (13.79%) RAD
16 11 (12.64%) Integration Testing
17 10 (11.49%) Linux
17 10 (11.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 10 (11.49%) JMS
17 10 (11.49%) WCF
18 9 (10.34%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.90%) Node.js
2 2 (2.30%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.15%) MS Access
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Maven
2 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.75%) Subversion
4 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.30%) JUnit
5 2 (2.30%) ProC
6 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.15%) Artifactory
General
1 44 (50.57%) Front Office
2 42 (48.28%) Banking
3 25 (28.74%) Finance
4 16 (18.39%) Investment Banking
5 13 (14.94%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.15%) French Language
7 1 (1.15%) Retail
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (56.32%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Senior Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.94%) Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (9.20%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.05%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) VBA Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Senior VBA Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Scala Developer
10 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.30%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 14 (16.09%) HTML5
3 13 (14.94%) REST
4 10 (11.49%) JMS
4 10 (11.49%) WCF
5 9 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 8 (9.20%) WPF
6 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
7 6 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (6.90%) XML
8 5 (5.75%) SOAP
8 5 (5.75%) LINQ
8 5 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (4.60%) WinForms
9 4 (4.60%) Web Services
10 3 (3.45%) JAXB
10 3 (3.45%) RESTful
10 3 (3.45%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (3.45%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 87 (100.00%) Derivative
2 30 (34.48%) Equities
3 10 (11.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.60%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.45%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.45%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (3.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 2 (2.30%) Economics
7 2 (2.30%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.30%) Market Risk
7 2 (2.30%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
8 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) UNIX
2 10 (11.49%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.99%) BDD
3 19 (21.84%) TDD
3 19 (21.84%) SOA
4 12 (13.79%) RAD
5 11 (12.64%) Integration Testing
6 8 (9.20%) OO
7 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.05%) Electronic Trading
8 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.90%) Release Management
8 6 (6.90%) Web Development
8 6 (6.90%) OOD
8 6 (6.90%) Market Making
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Functional Programming
9 5 (5.75%) Workflow
9 5 (5.75%) Multithreading
10 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.60%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.48%) Java
2 22 (25.29%) C#
3 19 (21.84%) VBA
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 16 (18.39%) SQL
6 8 (9.20%) Python
7 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.75%) VBScript
8 4 (4.60%) Scala
9 3 (3.45%) VB
9 3 (3.45%) Perl
9 3 (3.45%) C++
10 2 (2.30%) XAML
11 1 (1.15%) VB6
11 1 (1.15%) Groovy
11 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.15%) Golang
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) DevExpress
3 3 (3.45%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.30%) Reuters
4 2 (2.30%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.30%) Infragistics
4 2 (2.30%) Sophis
4 2 (2.30%) Sun
4 2 (2.30%) Murex
5 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
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