The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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.

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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calypso
Rank 563 508 501
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -7
Contract jobs citing Calypso 20 49 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.085% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 46
Average daily rate
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£563 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £690 £875
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £650 -
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Calypso
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23409 22747 24578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 46.74% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 12936 12896
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1027 1041 1259
Average hourly rate £18.44 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -13 20 £563 -6.25% 18
Calypso
UK

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Derivative
3 22 (37.29%) Banking
4 18 (30.51%) SQL
5 16 (27.12%) XML
6 15 (25.42%) Murex
6 15 (25.42%) Front Office
6 15 (25.42%) Back Office
7 11 (18.64%) Java
7 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
7 11 (18.64%) Sophis
8 9 (15.25%) Charles River
8 9 (15.25%) Project Management
9 8 (13.56%) Fixed Income
9 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
9 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
9 8 (13.56%) Investment Management
10 7 (11.86%) EMIR
10 7 (11.86%) Dodd-Frank
11 6 (10.17%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.47%) Workflow
12 5 (8.47%) Migration
12 5 (8.47%) Sybase
12 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.47%) Summit
13 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
13 4 (6.78%) Temenos Globus

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Summit
2 4 (6.78%) Temenos Globus
3 3 (5.08%) Markit EDM
3 3 (5.08%) Brady Trinity
4 1 (1.69%) Advent Geneva
4 1 (1.69%) Global One
4 1 (1.69%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.08%) MS Access
2 3 (5.08%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 22 (37.29%) Banking
3 15 (25.42%) Front Office
3 15 (25.42%) Back Office
4 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) International Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Analyst
2 21 (35.59%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Calypso Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Murex Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Operations Business Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) FX Support Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Operations Project Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) XML
2 3 (5.08%) ADO
3 2 (3.39%) Spring
3 2 (3.39%) Java SE
3 2 (3.39%) Java EE
3 2 (3.39%) JSP
3 2 (3.39%) XSLT
3 2 (3.39%) FpML
3 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.69%) Servlets
4 1 (1.69%) EJB
4 1 (1.69%) JDBC
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) JMS
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.69%) JSTL
4 1 (1.69%) HTML5
4 1 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Derivative
2 11 (18.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.56%) Fixed Income
4 6 (10.17%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (6.78%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (5.08%) Credit Risk
6 3 (5.08%) DTCC
7 2 (3.39%) Equities
7 2 (3.39%) Energy Derivatives
7 2 (3.39%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) UNIX
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Business Analysis
2 9 (15.25%) Project Management
3 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (13.56%) Test Scripting
3 8 (13.56%) Investment Management
4 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.47%) Workflow
5 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Analytics
7 3 (5.08%) Use Case
8 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.39%) UML
8 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.39%) Data Mapping
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) VBA
4 1 (1.69%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) PMP
2 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) EMIR
1 7 (11.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Murex
2 11 (18.64%) Sophis
3 9 (15.25%) Charles River
4 5 (8.47%) Sybase
5 4 (6.78%) Brady
5 4 (6.78%) Wall Street Systems
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle
6 2 (3.39%) SunGard
6 2 (3.39%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.69%) Advent
7 1 (1.69%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.69%) CA
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco
7 1 (1.69%) Apple
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