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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 511 496 462
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -34
Contract jobs citing Calypso 46 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.21% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 34
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£600 £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £713 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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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 -2 46 £600 +2.12% 6
Calypso
UK

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Banking
3 28 (29.79%) Oracle
4 25 (26.60%) Java
4 25 (26.60%) Murex
4 25 (26.60%) Derivative
5 21 (22.34%) Investment Banking
5 21 (22.34%) SQL
6 19 (20.21%) Business Analysis
6 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.15%) QA
8 17 (18.09%) Front Office
9 15 (15.96%) Workflow
10 13 (13.83%) UNIX
10 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
12 11 (11.70%) Project Management
12 11 (11.70%) Fixed Income
12 11 (11.70%) EMIR
13 10 (10.64%) Test Management
13 10 (10.64%) J2EE
13 10 (10.64%) XML
14 9 (9.57%) Python
14 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.57%) Multithreading
14 9 (9.57%) SWIFT
14 9 (9.57%) Dodd-Frank
15 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
15 8 (8.51%) JIRA
15 8 (8.51%) Degree

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.19%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.19%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Liferay
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Summit
2 3 (3.19%) Front Arena
3 1 (1.06%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.06%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (1.06%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 3 (3.19%) JUnit
2 3 (3.19%) Selenium
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.06%) Maven
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.06%) Mockito
3 1 (1.06%) FxCop
3 1 (1.06%) StyleCop
3 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (50.00%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Banking
3 21 (22.34%) Investment Banking
4 17 (18.09%) Front Office
5 7 (7.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (42.55%) Analyst
2 29 (30.85%) Developer
3 28 (29.79%) Business Analyst
4 19 (20.21%) Calypso Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.13%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) FX Business Analyst
10 2 (2.13%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) J2EE
1 10 (10.64%) XML
2 8 (8.51%) FpML
3 6 (6.38%) HTML
4 4 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
4 4 (4.26%) Spring
5 3 (3.19%) JMS
5 3 (3.19%) .NET
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) JDBC
5 3 (3.19%) JSP
5 3 (3.19%) Rendezvous
5 3 (3.19%) Java EE
5 3 (3.19%) jQuery
6 2 (2.13%) WPF
6 2 (2.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.13%) WinForms
7 1 (1.06%) J2SE
7 1 (1.06%) Web Services
7 1 (1.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Derivative
2 13 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.70%) Fixed Income
4 9 (9.57%) SWIFT
5 8 (8.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (7.45%) Equities
7 5 (5.32%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (4.26%) Swaptions
9 3 (3.19%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.13%) Credit Risk
10 2 (2.13%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.13%) Kindle
10 2 (2.13%) DTCC
11 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.06%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) UNIX
2 3 (3.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.21%) Business Analysis
1 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) Workflow
3 11 (11.70%) Project Management
4 10 (10.64%) Test Management
5 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (9.57%) Multithreading
6 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (7.45%) Test Scripting
7 7 (7.45%) Business Transformation
7 7 (7.45%) Quantitative Risk Management
8 6 (6.38%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.32%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.32%) Web Development
9 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.32%) System Testing
10 4 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.60%) Java
2 21 (22.34%) SQL
3 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.57%) Python
5 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.19%) C#
7 2 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB
2 5 (5.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) QA
2 11 (11.70%) EMIR
3 9 (9.57%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.06%) SLA
5 1 (1.06%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Oracle
2 25 (26.60%) Murex
3 8 (8.51%) SunGard
4 6 (6.38%) Wall Street Systems
4 6 (6.38%) HP
5 3 (3.19%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.13%) thinkFolio
6 2 (2.13%) 29West
6 2 (2.13%) Sophis
6 2 (2.13%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.13%) Charles River
6 2 (2.13%) OpenLink
7 1 (1.06%) Sybase
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.06%) IBM
7 1 (1.06%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.06%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Tradeweb
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