The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Swaptions 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 Swaptions over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Swaptions
Rank - 215 199
Contract jobs citing Swaptions 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.015% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.038% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £475
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 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
2054 2601 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.33% 38.07% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1620 1929 1716
Average daily rate £475 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 63
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.01 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £42.50 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Swaptions
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Swaptions Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Swaptions
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 Swaptions across the City of London region.

Swaptions Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Swaptions
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Endur
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Swaptions 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 Swaptions. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (100.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase