The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 94 103 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -28
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 88 106 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.50% 1.94% 2.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.27% 4.98% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 95 133
Median daily rate £550 £576 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £525 £390
% change year-on-year
-47.61% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
Fixed Income
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
1403 2128 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.94% 38.91% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 1684 1541
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 39 48
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.48 £39.05 £35.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Fixed Income
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 Fixed Income across the City of London region.

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Fixed Income Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Fixed Income
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 Fixed Income across the City of London region.

Fixed Income Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 84 (54.55%) Finance
2 65 (42.21%) Front Office
3 57 (37.01%) Banking
4 55 (35.71%) Equities
5 52 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (27.27%) SQL
7 39 (25.32%) Java
7 39 (25.32%) Asset Management
8 37 (24.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (23.38%) C#
9 36 (23.38%) Investment Banking
10 35 (22.73%) Derivative
10 35 (22.73%) Financial Institution
11 33 (21.43%) Retail
12 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
13 26 (16.88%) Unix
13 26 (16.88%) Project Management
14 25 (16.23%) .NET
14 25 (16.23%) Oracle
14 25 (16.23%) OO
15 23 (14.94%) Shell Script
16 20 (12.99%) TDD
16 20 (12.99%) C++
16 20 (12.99%) Analytics
17 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (12.34%) Business Analysis
18 17 (11.04%) Degree
18 17 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (10.39%) Risk Management
19 16 (10.39%) Python

Fixed Income
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.25%) Apache
3 4 (2.60%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.95%) Confluence
4 3 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.25%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.60%) MS Office
2 4 (2.60%) MS Project
2 4 (2.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.30%) InVision
4 2 (1.30%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.95%) RMDS
3 2 (1.30%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (1.30%) Loan IQ
3 2 (1.30%) Summit
3 2 (1.30%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.65%) Eikon
4 1 (0.65%) Kondor
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) Intranet
2 4 (2.60%) LAN
3 3 (1.95%) FTP
3 3 (1.95%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.95%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.95%) WAN
4 2 (1.30%) DWDM
4 2 (1.30%) Internet
4 2 (1.30%) MPLS
4 2 (1.30%) Network Security
4 2 (1.30%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) ISDN
5 1 (0.65%) NGN
5 1 (0.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.44%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.49%) KDB
4 9 (5.84%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.19%) Big Data
5 8 (5.19%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
5 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.25%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.60%) QlikView
8 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.95%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.95%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.95%) BigTable
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.44%) JIRA
3 9 (5.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (5.84%) Subversion
4 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.90%) Bower
5 6 (3.90%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.25%) gulp
6 5 (3.25%) JMeter
6 5 (3.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (3.25%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.25%) Mocha
6 5 (3.25%) MSBuild
6 5 (3.25%) Protractor
6 5 (3.25%) Sinon.JS
6 5 (3.25%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.60%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (1.95%) JUnit
8 3 (1.95%) SonarQube
General
1 84 (54.55%) Finance
2 65 (42.21%) Front Office
3 57 (37.01%) Banking
4 36 (23.38%) Investment Banking
5 35 (22.73%) Financial Institution
6 33 (21.43%) Retail
7 11 (7.14%) Legal
8 7 (4.55%) Back Office
9 5 (3.25%) Marketing
10 2 (1.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.65%) Publishing
11 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (40.91%) Developer
2 45 (29.22%) Analyst
3 21 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 20 (12.99%) Business Analyst
5 18 (11.69%) Java Developer
6 16 (10.39%) Senior Developer
7 14 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (8.44%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.49%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (5.84%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
10 9 (5.84%) C# WPF Developer
10 9 (5.84%) Java Developer - Algorithmic Trading
10 9 (5.84%) WPF Developer
11 8 (5.19%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.55%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
13 6 (3.90%) Analyst Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Applications Support Analyst
13 6 (3.90%) Quantitative Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.23%) .NET
2 13 (8.44%) WPF
2 13 (8.44%) XML
3 11 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (5.84%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (5.19%) HTML
5 8 (5.19%) STL
6 7 (4.55%) HTML5
6 7 (4.55%) Spring
7 5 (3.25%) Chai
7 5 (3.25%) CSS
7 5 (3.25%) CSS3
7 5 (3.25%) Gherkin
7 5 (3.25%) LINQ
7 5 (3.25%) RESTful
7 5 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (3.25%) WCF
7 5 (3.25%) Web Services
7 5 (3.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 55 (35.71%) Equities
2 37 (24.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 35 (22.73%) Derivative
4 19 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 11 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.84%) Data Structures
8 8 (5.19%) Credit Derivative
8 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
8 8 (5.19%) User Experience
9 6 (3.90%) Market Risk
9 6 (3.90%) Swaptions
10 5 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (3.25%) Fintech
11 4 (2.60%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.95%) Credit Risk
12 3 (1.95%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
13 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.88%) Unix
2 11 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (2.60%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (25.32%) Asset Management
3 26 (16.88%) Project Management
4 25 (16.23%) OO
5 20 (12.99%) Analytics
5 20 (12.99%) TDD
6 19 (12.34%) Business Analysis
7 16 (10.39%) Risk Management
8 15 (9.74%) Service Design
9 14 (9.09%) DevOps
9 14 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.44%) Electronic Trading
10 13 (8.44%) ETL
10 13 (8.44%) Low Latency
11 12 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (7.79%) Multithreading
12 11 (7.14%) Algorithmic Trading
12 11 (7.14%) Information Security
12 11 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (6.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.27%) SQL
2 39 (25.32%) Java
3 36 (23.38%) C#
4 23 (14.94%) Shell Script
5 20 (12.99%) C++
6 16 (10.39%) Python
7 10 (6.49%) Perl
7 10 (6.49%) VB
7 10 (6.49%) VBA
8 8 (5.19%) JavaScript
8 8 (5.19%) XAML
9 6 (3.90%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.25%) C
11 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.95%) R
12 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.30%) Clojure
13 2 (1.30%) Groovy
14 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (11.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.95%) PMP
3 2 (1.30%) APMP
3 2 (1.30%) CCNA
3 2 (1.30%) CCNP
3 2 (1.30%) CISA
3 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.30%) CISM
3 2 (1.30%) CISSP
3 2 (1.30%) CRISC
4 1 (0.65%) CFA
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) MiFID
2 7 (4.55%) QA
3 2 (1.30%) Basel III
3 2 (1.30%) COBIT
3 2 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.65%) EMIR
4 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.95%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) Docker
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.60%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.60%) Control-M
3 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 25 (16.23%) Oracle
2 14 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.84%) Bloomberg
3 9 (5.84%) Murex
4 8 (5.19%) ION Trading
4 8 (5.19%) MicroStrategy
4 8 (5.19%) Tableau
5 6 (3.90%) Charles River
6 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.60%) Remedy
7 4 (2.60%) Serena
7 4 (2.60%) Sybase
8 3 (1.95%) Calypso
8 3 (1.95%) Google
8 3 (1.95%) Reuters
8 3 (1.95%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (1.30%) MarketAxess
9 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.30%) Splunk
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