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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Equity Derivatives
Rank 168 175 157
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 35 28 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.47% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.27% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 46
Average daily rate
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£569 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £645 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 - -
Equity Derivative
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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
2179 2202 2627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.25% 37.35% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1737 1655 1983
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £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 41 28 59
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.61 £12.65 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.10 £29.75 £71.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 68 (100.00%) Derivative
2 39 (57.35%) Banking
3 38 (55.88%) Front Office
4 29 (42.65%) C#
5 27 (39.71%) Equities
5 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (33.82%) TDD
7 21 (30.88%) .NET
8 18 (26.47%) UNIX
9 17 (25.00%) VBA
10 16 (23.53%) Finance
11 15 (22.06%) Java
11 15 (22.06%) BDD
12 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
12 14 (20.59%) HTML
12 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 13 (19.12%) SQL
13 13 (19.12%) Investment Banking
13 13 (19.12%) FIX Protocol
13 13 (19.12%) HTML5
13 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
14 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
15 9 (13.24%) Back Office
15 9 (13.24%) OO
15 9 (13.24%) RAD
16 8 (11.76%) WCF
16 8 (11.76%) Linux
17 7 (10.29%) Oracle
17 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
17 7 (10.29%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.47%) MS Access
3 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) TeamCity
2 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.88%) Maven
3 4 (5.88%) JIRA
4 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 2 (2.94%) Subversion
5 1 (1.47%) ProC
5 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 39 (57.35%) Banking
2 38 (55.88%) Front Office
3 16 (23.53%) Finance
4 13 (19.12%) Investment Banking
5 9 (13.24%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.47%) French Language
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Consultant
6 9 (13.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) VBA Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (5.88%) RAD Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Front Office Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior VBA Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (2.94%) IT Programme Manager
11 2 (2.94%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 14 (20.59%) HTML
3 13 (19.12%) AngularJS
3 13 (19.12%) FIX Protocol
3 13 (19.12%) HTML5
4 8 (11.76%) WCF
5 7 (10.29%) WinForms
6 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.35%) WPF
7 5 (7.35%) LINQ
8 2 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (2.94%) Spring
8 2 (2.94%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.47%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.47%) Akka
9 1 (1.47%) XML
9 1 (1.47%) JMS
9 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (100.00%) Derivative
2 27 (39.71%) Equities
3 5 (7.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.94%) PMI
6 1 (1.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.47%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.47%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) UNIX
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) TDD
3 15 (22.06%) BDD
4 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 9 (13.24%) OO
5 9 (13.24%) RAD
6 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) OOD
8 5 (7.35%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (7.35%) Market Making
9 4 (5.88%) Web Development
9 4 (5.88%) Release Management
9 4 (5.88%) SOA
9 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.41%) Scrum
10 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) Change Management
10 3 (4.41%) Algorithmic Trading
10 3 (4.41%) Capacity Management
10 3 (4.41%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 29 (42.65%) C#
2 17 (25.00%) VBA
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 14 (20.59%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.12%) SQL
6 5 (7.35%) VBScript
6 5 (7.35%) Python
7 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.94%) VB
8 2 (2.94%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) Groovy
9 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.94%) Sophis
4 2 (2.94%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.94%) Reuters
4 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.47%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
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Posted: 22 days ago