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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Greeks
Rank 179 198 186
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Greeks 16 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4229 4844 4866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.91% 76.96% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3282 3557 3706
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 51
Average hourly rate £27.37 £25.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -65.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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
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 24 April 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Front Office
2 18 (69.23%) Banking
3 17 (65.38%) Investment Banking
4 16 (61.54%) Derivative
4 16 (61.54%) C#
4 16 (61.54%) SQL
5 12 (46.15%) Finance
6 11 (42.31%) .NET
7 10 (38.46%) Java
7 10 (38.46%) Multithreading
8 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
8 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 7 (26.92%) Credit Derivative
10 6 (23.08%) FpML
10 6 (23.08%) XML
11 5 (19.23%) Market Risk
11 5 (19.23%) Analytics
12 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 4 (15.38%) C
12 4 (15.38%) Fixed Income
13 3 (11.54%) Scrum
13 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
13 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
13 3 (11.54%) VBA
13 3 (11.54%) TDD
13 3 (11.54%) Credit Risk
13 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
13 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
13 3 (11.54%) Monte Carlo Method

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
General
1 21 (80.77%) Front Office
2 18 (69.23%) Banking
3 17 (65.38%) Investment Banking
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior C# Developer
3 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 9 (34.62%) Business Analyst
4 9 (34.62%) Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior VBA Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Excel Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) VBA Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) FpML
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Derivative
2 7 (26.92%) Credit Derivative
3 5 (19.23%) Market Risk
4 4 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 3 (11.54%) Credit Risk
6 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (7.69%) Equities
7 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Multithreading
2 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
2 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) Garbage Collection
6 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 2 (7.69%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) RAD
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) C
4 3 (11.54%) VBA
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
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