The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equity Risk 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 Risk over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equity Risk
Rank 149 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -
Contract jobs citing Equity Risk 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.019% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.079% 0.050% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £515 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Equity Risk
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
1268 1991 2282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.25% 38.75% 39.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1553 1650
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Equity Risk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Equity Risk across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Equity Risk Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Equity Risk
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 Risk across the City of London region.

Equity Risk Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Equity Risk
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Equity Risk 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 Risk.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Equity Risk 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 Risk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Market Data Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Market Risk Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Equities
1 2 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree