The table below looks at the statistics for Greeks skills 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 Greeks over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 194 200 200
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Greeks 9 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.46% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 30
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £533 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £653 £703
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Greeks
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4486 5485 6015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.96% 76.61% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3366 4051 4450
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 92
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.24% -19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.97 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £53.75 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Greeks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Greeks across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Greeks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Greeks
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 Greeks across the City of London region.

Greeks Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Greeks
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Greeks across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Greeks Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Greeks
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 Greeks across the City of London region.

Greeks Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 16 (69.57%) Front Office
2 14 (60.87%) C#
3 11 (47.83%) Banking
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (34.78%) Derivative
6 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
7 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
7 7 (30.43%) WCF
7 7 (30.43%) Fixed Income
7 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) WPF
8 6 (26.09%) MVVM
9 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) C++
11 3 (13.04%) OLAP
11 3 (13.04%) Project Management
11 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) Grid Computing
11 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
11 3 (13.04%) TDD
11 3 (13.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (13.04%) DataSynapse
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) MDX

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Greeks 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 Greeks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) OLAP
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) Hazelcast
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.35%) Gradle
General
1 16 (69.57%) Front Office
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Market Risk Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Market Risk Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Front Office Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) WCF
2 6 (26.09%) WPF
3 3 (13.04%) MDX
4 2 (8.70%) STL
4 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (8.70%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) Restlet
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (34.78%) Derivative
3 7 (30.43%) Fixed Income
4 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
5 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
6 3 (13.04%) Grid Computing
7 1 (4.35%) Equities
7 1 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
2 6 (26.09%) MVVM
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Use Case
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) BDD
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (4.35%) RAD
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) XAML
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) DataSynapse
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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