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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 111 108 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 52 101 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.56% 1.74% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.98% 4.57% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 89 118
Median daily rate £600 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £680 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £438 £423
% change year-on-year
-13.14% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £95.00 -
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
1307 2208 2259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.32% 38.02% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1078 1753 1684
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.83 £20.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +11.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 June 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 June 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 91 (58.71%) Banking
2 84 (54.19%) Finance
3 74 (47.74%) Derivative
4 66 (42.58%) Front Office
4 66 (42.58%) Investment Banking
5 58 (37.42%) SQL
6 55 (35.48%) Equities
7 48 (30.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 45 (29.03%) Java
9 42 (27.10%) Unix
10 34 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (19.35%) OO
12 29 (18.71%) Shell Script
13 25 (16.13%) Oracle
14 24 (15.48%) C#
15 22 (14.19%) C++
15 22 (14.19%) Low Latency
16 20 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
17 19 (12.26%) Spring
18 18 (11.61%) Sybase
18 18 (11.61%) Analytics
19 16 (10.32%) Linux
20 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
20 15 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
21 14 (9.03%) JIRA
21 14 (9.03%) Business Analysis
21 14 (9.03%) TDD
21 14 (9.03%) ION Trading
21 14 (9.03%) Windows
21 14 (9.03%) OOD

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 9 (5.81%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.23%) Mule
4 4 (2.58%) Apache
4 4 (2.58%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.29%) JBoss
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.81%) ION MarketView
2 4 (2.58%) Markit EDM
3 2 (1.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 2 (1.29%) Loan IQ
3 2 (1.29%) RMDS
3 2 (1.29%) SimCorp Dimension
3 2 (1.29%) Summit
4 1 (0.65%) Eikon
4 1 (0.65%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.65%) Kondor
4 1 (0.65%) Minerva
4 1 (0.65%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.65%) SunGard GMI
4 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.58%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.29%) SAN
3 1 (0.65%) LAN
3 1 (0.65%) NGN
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.45%) KDB
4 9 (5.81%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.58%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.58%) QlikView
8 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.29%) MySQL
9 2 (1.29%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (9.03%) JIRA
2 10 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (5.16%) ClearCase
4 7 (4.52%) JUnit
5 6 (3.87%) Selenium
5 6 (3.87%) Subversion
6 5 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.23%) EasyMock
6 5 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.23%) JMeter
6 5 (3.23%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.23%) Maven
6 5 (3.23%) Mockito
7 4 (2.58%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.29%) jMock
8 2 (1.29%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.65%) TestDirector
General
1 91 (58.71%) Banking
2 84 (54.19%) Finance
3 66 (42.58%) Front Office
3 66 (42.58%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.16%) Back Office
5 2 (1.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (43.23%) Developer
2 50 (32.26%) Analyst
3 33 (21.29%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.19%) Business Analyst
5 19 (12.26%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.32%) Applications Support
7 14 (9.03%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (8.39%) Support Analyst
9 11 (7.10%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (7.10%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.81%) C++ Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.16%) Banking Analyst
11 8 (5.16%) Front Office Developer
11 8 (5.16%) Quantitative Developer
12 7 (4.52%) Consultant
13 6 (3.87%) SQL Analyst
13 6 (3.87%) Test Analyst
14 5 (3.23%) Programmer
14 5 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.26%) Spring
2 15 (9.68%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (7.10%) XML
4 9 (5.81%) REST
5 8 (5.16%) .NET
6 7 (4.52%) FpML
6 7 (4.52%) Hibernate
6 7 (4.52%) Java EE
6 7 (4.52%) JMS
6 7 (4.52%) JSON
7 6 (3.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 6 (3.87%) HTML
7 6 (3.87%) STL
8 5 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (3.23%) CSS
8 5 (3.23%) J2EE
8 5 (3.23%) JAXB
8 5 (3.23%) JSP
8 5 (3.23%) SOAP
8 5 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (47.74%) Derivative
2 55 (35.48%) Equities
3 48 (30.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (7.74%) Credit Derivative
5 11 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.10%) Equity Derivative
5 11 (7.10%) Market Risk
6 8 (5.16%) Credit Risk
7 7 (4.52%) Data Structures
8 6 (3.87%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
10 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
10 4 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.94%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.94%) User Experience
11 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
12 2 (1.29%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.29%) Hedge funds
12 2 (1.29%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.65%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.10%) Unix
2 16 (10.32%) Linux
3 14 (9.03%) Windows
4 5 (3.23%) Solaris
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.94%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.35%) OO
3 22 (14.19%) Low Latency
4 20 (12.90%) Electronic Trading
5 18 (11.61%) Analytics
6 14 (9.03%) Business Analysis
6 14 (9.03%) OOD
6 14 (9.03%) TDD
7 12 (7.74%) Algorithmic Trading
7 12 (7.74%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.10%) Multithreading
8 11 (7.10%) SDLC
8 11 (7.10%) UML
9 10 (6.45%) Migration
9 10 (6.45%) Project Management
9 10 (6.45%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.45%) Workflow
10 9 (5.81%) ETL
10 9 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 58 (37.42%) SQL
2 45 (29.03%) Java
3 29 (18.71%) Shell Script
4 24 (15.48%) C#
5 22 (14.19%) C++
6 13 (8.39%) VBA
7 11 (7.10%) Perl
8 10 (6.45%) Python
8 10 (6.45%) VB
9 9 (5.81%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.52%) JavaScript
11 5 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.23%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.58%) C
13 1 (0.65%) IronPython
13 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.65%) Scala
13 1 (0.65%) Tcl
13 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (8.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.94%) CCA
2 3 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (1.29%) PhD
4 1 (0.65%) CFA
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.52%) MiFID
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 4 (2.58%) EMIR
4 3 (1.94%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.65%) Basel III
5 1 (0.65%) COREP
5 1 (0.65%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (5.16%) Control-M
2 7 (4.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.58%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.94%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Oracle
2 18 (11.61%) Sybase
3 14 (9.03%) ION Trading
4 11 (7.10%) Bloomberg
5 10 (6.45%) Murex
6 9 (5.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.16%) Remedy
8 6 (3.87%) Reuters
9 5 (3.23%) VMware
10 4 (2.58%) Algorithmics
10 4 (2.58%) Atlassian
10 4 (2.58%) DataSynapse
10 4 (2.58%) Informatica
11 3 (1.94%) Citrix
11 3 (1.94%) Fidessa
11 3 (1.94%) HP
11 3 (1.94%) SunGard
12 2 (1.29%) Adobe
12 2 (1.29%) Calypso
12 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago