The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Calypso products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Calypso over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Calypso Technology.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calypso
Rank 545 482 490
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +8
Contract jobs citing Calypso 25 60 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 45
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £471 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £701 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22443 21822 24527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 46.91% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12742 12175 12864
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 1126 1280
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Calypso
UK

Calypso
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Calypso Jobs Demand Trend in England

Calypso
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Calypso Daily Rate Trend in England

Calypso
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Calypso across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Calypso Daily Rate Histogram in England

Calypso
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Calypso across the England region.

Calypso Hourly Rate Trend in England

Calypso
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Calypso within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 25 £550 -8.33% 2
Calypso
UK

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Calypso 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 Calypso.

1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 23 (39.66%) Derivative
3 20 (34.48%) Banking
4 17 (29.31%) Front Office
4 17 (29.31%) Back Office
5 16 (27.59%) SQL
6 14 (24.14%) XML
7 13 (22.41%) Murex
8 12 (20.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 12 (20.69%) Java
9 11 (18.97%) Sophis
10 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
10 9 (15.52%) Charles River
11 8 (13.79%) Project Management
11 8 (13.79%) Migration
11 8 (13.79%) Credit Derivative
11 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
11 8 (13.79%) Investment Management
12 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
13 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
13 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
13 6 (10.34%) Workflow
14 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
14 5 (8.62%) Sybase
14 5 (8.62%) Summit
14 5 (8.62%) Spring
14 5 (8.62%) EMIR
14 5 (8.62%) Dodd-Frank

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Calypso 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 Calypso. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Summit
2 4 (6.90%) Temenos Globus
3 3 (5.17%) Brady Trinity
3 3 (5.17%) Advent Geneva
3 3 (5.17%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 3 (5.17%) Markit EDM
3 3 (5.17%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (3.45%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (1.72%) LatentZero
5 1 (1.72%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) QlikView
2 3 (5.17%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
General
1 24 (41.38%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
3 17 (29.31%) Front Office
3 17 (29.31%) Back Office
4 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.45%) International Banking
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Calypso Developer
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Operations Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Murex Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Murex Support
7 1 (1.72%) Murex Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Murex Support Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (1.72%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) XML
2 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
2 5 (8.62%) Spring
3 3 (5.17%) XSLT
3 3 (5.17%) ADO
4 2 (3.45%) JSP
4 2 (3.45%) Java SE
4 2 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (1.72%) JSTL
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) REST
5 1 (1.72%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Servlets
5 1 (1.72%) EJB
5 1 (1.72%) JDBC
5 1 (1.72%) JMS
5 1 (1.72%) Middleware
5 1 (1.72%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Derivative
2 12 (20.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.79%) Credit Derivative
4 6 (10.34%) Fixed Income
5 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.45%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.45%) Equities
6 2 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (3.45%) Energy Derivatives
7 1 (1.72%) DTCC
7 1 (1.72%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
2 8 (13.79%) Migration
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
2 8 (13.79%) Test Scripting
2 8 (13.79%) Investment Management
3 6 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
3 6 (10.34%) Workflow
3 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.17%) Analytics
5 2 (3.45%) Test Strategy
5 2 (3.45%) Straight-Through Processing
5 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (1.72%) System Testing
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.72%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 12 (20.69%) Java
3 4 (6.90%) VBA
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PMP
2 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) EMIR
1 5 (8.62%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Basel III
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Murex
2 11 (18.97%) Sophis
3 9 (15.52%) Charles River
4 5 (8.62%) Sybase
5 4 (6.90%) SunGard
5 4 (6.90%) Brady
6 3 (5.17%) Advent
7 2 (3.45%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Fidessa
8 1 (1.72%) thinkFolio
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) CA
8 1 (1.72%) Apple
8 1 (1.72%) Reuters
8 1 (1.72%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Sun