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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equity Derivatives
London / City of London
Rank 138 127 141
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing Equity Derivative 16 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.78% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 1.93% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 46
Median daily rate £600 £600 £589
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1129 1241 1983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.34% 40.40% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 944 1561
Median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 27
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 31 (93.94%) Derivative
2 23 (69.70%) Banking
3 21 (63.64%) Investment Banking
4 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) Front Office
6 15 (45.45%) Equities
7 12 (36.36%) Java
8 11 (33.33%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) TDD
9 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
10 8 (24.24%) Electronic Trading
10 8 (24.24%) Migration
10 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) Unix
11 6 (18.18%) HTML5
11 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (15.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 5 (15.15%) TypeScript
12 5 (15.15%) Back Office
12 5 (15.15%) Scrum
12 5 (15.15%) CSS
13 4 (12.12%) Data Management
13 4 (12.12%) Algorithmic Trading
13 4 (12.12%) CSS3
13 4 (12.12%) Fintech
14 3 (9.09%) MiFID
14 3 (9.09%) C#

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Sophis RISQUE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (69.70%) Banking
2 21 (63.64%) Investment Banking
3 19 (57.58%) Front Office
4 11 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (15.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Front Office Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Applications Support
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) HTML Developer
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Equity Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 6 (18.18%) HTML5
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) CSS3
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) Node.js
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (93.94%) Derivative
2 15 (45.45%) Equities
3 4 (12.12%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Economics
4 1 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 9 (27.27%) TDD
3 8 (24.24%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (24.24%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Algorithmic Trading
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) User Stories
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.03%) Greeks
7 1 (3.03%) Internal Audit
7 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Kotlin
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) MiFID
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (3.03%) EMIR
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Sophis
2 1 (3.03%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) Reuters
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