The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank - 147 -
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.064% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
861 862 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.78% 27.65% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 458 489
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 91 89
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.25 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hedge funds across the East of England region.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) BASE24
3 2 (33.33%) CCTV
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BASE24
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CCTV
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 4 (66.67%) Wealth Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BMC
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
1 2 (33.33%) VMware