The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 98 178 173
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -5
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 67 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.96% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.89% 1.44% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 12 17
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £430 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £715 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £313 £265
% change year-on-year
+104.00% +17.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Hedge funds
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
1370 2287 2236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.18% 38.61% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 1833 1615
Median daily rate £465 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 41 45
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -0.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hedge funds
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 Hedge funds across the City of London region.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hedge funds
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 Hedge funds across the City of London region.

Hedge funds Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds 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 Hedge funds.

1 96 (93.20%) Finance
2 72 (69.90%) Financial Institution
3 33 (32.04%) Unix
4 32 (31.07%) Linux
5 24 (23.30%) Oracle
6 23 (22.33%) Java
7 22 (21.36%) Project Management
8 21 (20.39%) Python
9 20 (19.42%) ITIL
9 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
10 19 (18.45%) Change Management
11 18 (17.48%) OO
11 18 (17.48%) Degree
12 17 (16.50%) WebLogic
12 17 (16.50%) XML
12 17 (16.50%) Puppet
12 17 (16.50%) Oracle Database
13 16 (15.53%) VMware
13 16 (15.53%) Problem Management
14 15 (14.56%) SQL
15 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
15 14 (13.59%) Banking
16 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (12.62%) Ruby
16 13 (12.62%) AOP
16 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
16 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
16 13 (12.62%) Clustering
17 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
17 12 (11.65%) Front Office

Hedge funds
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 17 (16.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (4.85%) Apache
5 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.94%) Confluence
6 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.94%) MS Office
1 2 (1.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Documaker
2 1 (0.97%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.97%) Front Arena
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) HTTP
2 9 (8.74%) LDAP
3 4 (3.88%) Network Security
3 4 (3.88%) SAN
4 3 (2.91%) BGP
4 3 (2.91%) VLAN
5 2 (1.94%) Firewall
5 2 (1.94%) LAN
5 2 (1.94%) Multicast
5 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.94%) WAN
5 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.97%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.97%) Junos
6 1 (0.97%) NGN
6 1 (0.97%) RIP
6 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.50%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.91%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.91%) KDB
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.94%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
7 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) HBase
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) JIRA
2 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.85%) Maven
3 3 (2.91%) Protractor
3 3 (2.91%) Selenium
4 2 (1.94%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) FishEye
4 2 (1.94%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.94%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.97%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
General
1 96 (93.20%) Finance
2 72 (69.90%) Financial Institution
3 14 (13.59%) Banking
4 12 (11.65%) Front Office
5 9 (8.74%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Billing
7 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (15.53%) Developer
2 13 (12.62%) Consultant
3 11 (10.68%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (8.74%) Implementation Specialist
4 9 (8.74%) ITSM Specialist
4 9 (8.74%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.77%) Technical Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Administrator
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (6.80%) Support Consultant
7 6 (5.83%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) XML
2 12 (11.65%) HTML
3 10 (9.71%) CSS
3 10 (9.71%) Middleware
4 9 (8.74%) Ajax
5 8 (7.77%) WebCenter
6 7 (6.80%) J2EE
6 7 (6.80%) Java EE
6 7 (6.80%) JSP
6 7 (6.80%) Servlets
7 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.88%) .NET
8 4 (3.88%) JRuby
9 3 (2.91%) HTML5
9 3 (2.91%) Pandas
9 3 (2.91%) Pyramid
9 3 (2.91%) REST
9 3 (2.91%) SciPy
10 2 (1.94%) Esper
10 2 (1.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Clustering
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.83%) Fintech
4 4 (3.88%) Derivative
4 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.91%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Equities
7 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.97%) PMI
7 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.04%) Unix
2 32 (31.07%) Linux
3 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (8.74%) Windows
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (3.88%) VyOS
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.36%) Project Management
2 20 (19.42%) ITIL
2 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
3 19 (18.45%) Change Management
4 18 (17.48%) OO
5 16 (15.53%) Problem Management
6 14 (13.59%) Incident Management
7 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.62%) AOP
7 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
8 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
9 11 (10.68%) Asset Management
9 11 (10.68%) Change Control
9 11 (10.68%) High Availability
9 11 (10.68%) ITIL V3
9 11 (10.68%) ITSM
10 10 (9.71%) Programme Management
10 10 (9.71%) SOA
11 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.74%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.33%) Java
2 21 (20.39%) Python
3 15 (14.56%) SQL
4 13 (12.62%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.62%) Ruby
5 12 (11.65%) Bash Shell
6 10 (9.71%) Shell Script
7 9 (8.74%) Perl
8 4 (3.88%) C#
8 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.91%) C
9 3 (2.91%) C++
10 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.97%) Jython
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) R
11 1 (0.97%) Scala
11 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Degree
2 10 (9.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (8.74%) PMP
4 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.91%) CCNA
6 2 (1.94%) CCDP
6 2 (1.94%) CCNP
6 2 (1.94%) ISEB
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.94%) MAPM
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) AIFMD
1 2 (1.94%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (1.94%) MiFID
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
1 2 (1.94%) UCITS
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) GFS2
2 9 (8.74%) GlusterFS
2 9 (8.74%) OCFS2
3 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.88%) NFS
4 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.94%) Docker
5 2 (1.94%) vCloud
6 1 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Puppet
2 9 (8.74%) CFEngine
2 9 (8.74%) Failover Clustering
2 9 (8.74%) SELinux
3 8 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (3.88%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.88%) Control-M
5 4 (3.88%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.88%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.94%) Ansible
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.94%) Salt
6 2 (1.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Oracle
2 16 (15.53%) VMware
3 12 (11.65%) Cisco
4 11 (10.68%) Siebel
5 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
6 7 (6.80%) BEA
6 7 (6.80%) IBM
6 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.88%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.88%) Brocade
7 4 (3.88%) Veritas
7 4 (3.88%) Vyatta
8 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.94%) BMC
8 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.94%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.94%) Sun
9 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg
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