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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 66 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 104 122 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.98% 2.22% 2.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.06% 5.97% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 105 164
Median daily rate £575 £550 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £95.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1291 2043 2434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.00% 37.23% 38.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1562 1818
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.56 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.40 £45.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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.

1 100 (56.50%) Finance
2 94 (53.11%) Banking
3 87 (49.15%) Derivative
4 84 (47.46%) Front Office
5 70 (39.55%) Investment Banking
6 66 (37.29%) Equities
7 63 (35.59%) SQL
8 57 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 44 (24.86%) Unix
10 43 (24.29%) Java
11 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (15.82%) C#
13 25 (14.12%) Sybase
14 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 23 (12.99%) Shell Script
14 23 (12.99%) Analytics
15 22 (12.43%) C++
15 22 (12.43%) OO
16 21 (11.86%) Electronic Trading
17 20 (11.30%) Low Latency
17 20 (11.30%) Oracle
18 19 (10.73%) Windows
18 19 (10.73%) Linux
19 18 (10.17%) Business Analysis
20 17 (9.60%) Equity Derivative
21 16 (9.04%) Data Modelling
21 16 (9.04%) FIX Protocol
22 15 (8.47%) Perl
22 15 (8.47%) Bloomberg
22 15 (8.47%) Murex

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 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.82%) MQSeries
2 5 (2.82%) Mule
2 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.13%) JBoss
3 2 (1.13%) Node.js
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (5.65%) ION MarketView
2 8 (4.52%) Markit EDM
3 5 (2.82%) Sentinel
4 4 (2.26%) Front Arena
4 4 (2.26%) LatentZero
5 3 (1.69%) Eikon
5 3 (1.69%) RMDS
6 2 (1.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (1.13%) Loan IQ
6 2 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (1.13%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (1.13%) Summit
7 1 (0.56%) Kondor
7 1 (0.56%) Minerva
7 1 (0.56%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.26%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.13%) SAN
2 2 (1.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) Multicast
3 1 (0.56%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.95%) KDB
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (2.26%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.13%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.13%) MS Access
7 2 (1.13%) MySQL
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.13%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (7.91%) JIRA
2 11 (6.21%) Subversion
3 8 (4.52%) ClearCase
3 8 (4.52%) ClearQuest
4 7 (3.95%) JUnit
5 6 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.82%) EasyMock
6 5 (2.82%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.82%) JMeter
6 5 (2.82%) LoadRunner
6 5 (2.82%) Maven
6 5 (2.82%) Mockito
6 5 (2.82%) Selenium
7 2 (1.13%) jMock
7 2 (1.13%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.56%) TestDirector
General
1 100 (56.50%) Finance
2 94 (53.11%) Banking
3 84 (47.46%) Front Office
4 70 (39.55%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.08%) Back Office
6 5 (2.82%) Advertising
7 4 (2.26%) Legal
8 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (41.24%) Developer
2 56 (31.64%) Analyst
3 34 (19.21%) Java Developer
4 29 (16.38%) Business Analyst
5 20 (11.30%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.21%) C++ Developer
8 11 (6.21%) Project Manager
9 9 (5.08%) C# Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Programmer
9 9 (5.08%) Quantitative Developer
9 9 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Banking Analyst
10 8 (4.52%) Database Developer
10 8 (4.52%) Database Programmer
10 8 (4.52%) Sybase Developer
11 7 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (3.95%) Murex Project Manager
12 6 (3.39%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.04%) FIX Protocol
2 15 (8.47%) Spring
3 13 (7.34%) XML
4 11 (6.21%) FpML
5 9 (5.08%) REST
6 7 (3.95%) Hibernate
6 7 (3.95%) HTML
6 7 (3.95%) Java EE
6 7 (3.95%) JMS
6 7 (3.95%) JSON
7 6 (3.39%) .NET
7 6 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (3.39%) FIXML
7 6 (3.39%) J2EE
7 6 (3.39%) STL
7 6 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (3.39%) XML Schema
8 5 (2.82%) JPA
8 5 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 87 (49.15%) Derivative
2 66 (37.29%) Equities
3 57 (32.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (9.60%) Equity Derivative
5 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (6.21%) Market Risk
7 10 (5.65%) Credit Derivative
8 8 (4.52%) Credit Risk
8 8 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (4.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 7 (3.95%) Data Structures
10 6 (3.39%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.82%) SWIFT
12 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.69%) User Experience
13 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.56%) Contract for Difference
13 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.86%) Unix
2 19 (10.73%) Linux
2 19 (10.73%) Windows
3 5 (2.82%) Solaris
4 4 (2.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.13%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) AIX
7 1 (0.56%) SUSE
7 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.99%) Analytics
3 22 (12.43%) OO
4 21 (11.86%) Electronic Trading
5 20 (11.30%) Low Latency
6 18 (10.17%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.04%) Data Modelling
8 15 (8.47%) Migration
8 15 (8.47%) TDD
9 14 (7.91%) Multithreading
10 13 (7.34%) UML
11 12 (6.78%) ETL
11 12 (6.78%) SDLC
12 11 (6.21%) OOD
13 10 (5.65%) Algorithmic Trading
13 10 (5.65%) Data Analysis
13 10 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.08%) Asset Management
14 9 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (5.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (35.59%) SQL
2 43 (24.29%) Java
3 28 (15.82%) C#
4 23 (12.99%) Shell Script
5 22 (12.43%) C++
6 15 (8.47%) Perl
7 12 (6.78%) VBA
8 10 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.52%) Python
10 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.95%) VB
11 6 (3.39%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.82%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.13%) C
13 2 (1.13%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.13%) Scala
14 1 (0.56%) IronPython
14 1 (0.56%) Tcl
14 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.91%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) CCA
2 3 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.13%) PhD
4 1 (0.56%) CFA
4 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) MiFID
2 4 (2.26%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) EMIR
4 2 (1.13%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.56%) Basel III
5 1 (0.56%) COREP
5 1 (0.56%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) XenApp
2 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.56%) NFS
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Control-M
1 7 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.69%) AppDNA
3 2 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (14.12%) Sybase
2 20 (11.30%) Oracle
3 15 (8.47%) Bloomberg
3 15 (8.47%) ION Trading
3 15 (8.47%) Murex
4 12 (6.78%) Reuters
5 9 (5.08%) Fidessa
5 9 (5.08%) Microsoft
6 8 (4.52%) Charles River
6 8 (4.52%) DataSynapse
7 6 (3.39%) Remedy
7 6 (3.39%) SunGard
8 5 (2.82%) Informatica
8 5 (2.82%) VMware
9 4 (2.26%) Algorithmics
10 3 (1.69%) Citrix
10 3 (1.69%) FactSet
10 3 (1.69%) HP
10 3 (1.69%) IBM
10 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
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