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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Equity Derivatives
Rank 187 165 164
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 12 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.86% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 2.29% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 51 55
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +21.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
2038 2706 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.62% 37.58% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 2000 2151
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 67
Average hourly rate £17.93 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £48.00 £39.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 41 (97.62%) Derivative
2 22 (52.38%) Front Office
3 21 (50.00%) Banking
4 18 (42.86%) SQL
5 13 (30.95%) Equities
6 11 (26.19%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) Back Office
7 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
7 10 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
9 8 (19.05%) Migration
9 8 (19.05%) Java
10 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) C#
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
12 5 (11.90%) TDD
13 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 4 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (9.52%) WCF
13 4 (9.52%) JIRA
13 4 (9.52%) Oracle
13 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
13 4 (9.52%) VBA
13 4 (9.52%) XML
13 4 (9.52%) OO
13 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
13 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (2.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) NAS
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Gradle
3 1 (2.38%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.38%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.38%) JMeter
3 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) FitNesse
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 22 (52.38%) Front Office
2 21 (50.00%) Banking
3 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 11 (26.19%) Back Office
4 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) German Language
6 1 (2.38%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (40.48%) Business Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Sophis Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Tester
7 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Market Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Market Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Equity Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) WCF
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) WPF
3 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) WinForms
4 2 (4.76%) LINQ
5 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.38%) Restlet
5 1 (2.38%) JMS
5 1 (2.38%) Middleware
5 1 (2.38%) FIXML
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (97.62%) Derivative
2 13 (30.95%) Equities
3 8 (19.05%) Fixed Income
4 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.76%) Market Risk
6 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.38%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) DTCC
7 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Data Analysis
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) OO
7 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) OOD
9 1 (2.38%) BDD
9 1 (2.38%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) Java
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) VBA
5 3 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ACCA
2 1 (2.38%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) EMIR
1 4 (9.52%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.38%) Basel III
2 1 (2.38%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Reuters
2 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.76%) Sybase
2 2 (4.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.38%) Murex
3 1 (2.38%) Calypso
3 1 (2.38%) Fidessa
3 1 (2.38%) Charles River
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) DataSynapse
3 1 (2.38%) Sophis
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Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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