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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Calypso
Rank 554 540 484
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -56
Contract jobs citing Calypso 32 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.064% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.14% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 51
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£563 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £700 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate - £550 -
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
22519 21955 20957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.03% 45.17% 46.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13512 12591 11521
Average daily rate £398 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 985 1150
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +6 32 £563 +2.27% 5
Calypso
UK

Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (59.49%) Finance
2 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
3 21 (26.58%) Banking
4 20 (25.32%) Murex
5 19 (24.05%) SQL
6 17 (21.52%) Summit
6 17 (21.52%) Investment Banking
6 17 (21.52%) EMIR
7 15 (18.99%) Derivative
7 15 (18.99%) Java
7 15 (18.99%) Workflow
8 13 (16.46%) Financial Institution
8 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (15.19%) Front Office
9 12 (15.19%) JIRA
9 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.92%) UNIX
10 11 (13.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (12.66%) Oracle
11 10 (12.66%) FATCA
11 10 (12.66%) SWIFT
12 9 (11.39%) Project Management
13 8 (10.13%) IBM
13 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
13 8 (10.13%) Degree
14 7 (8.86%) Swaptions
15 6 (7.59%) Data Cleansing
15 6 (7.59%) Dodd-Frank
15 6 (7.59%) QA
15 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Summit
2 4 (5.06%) SunGard Martini
3 3 (3.80%) Front Arena
4 2 (2.53%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.27%) Algo Collateral
5 1 (1.27%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 1 (1.27%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) FxCop
2 1 (1.27%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 47 (59.49%) Finance
2 21 (26.58%) Banking
3 17 (21.52%) Investment Banking
4 13 (16.46%) Financial Institution
5 12 (15.19%) Front Office
6 3 (3.80%) Back Office
7 2 (2.53%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Analyst
2 32 (40.51%) Business Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Calypso Developer
6 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Summit Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst Team Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
2 2 (2.53%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.53%) WinForms
2 2 (2.53%) Spring
2 2 (2.53%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.53%) WPF
3 1 (1.27%) RESTful
3 1 (1.27%) PLINQ
3 1 (1.27%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (1.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (1.27%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (1.27%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.27%) JSON
3 1 (1.27%) XSLT
3 1 (1.27%) FpML
3 1 (1.27%) J2EE
3 1 (1.27%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Derivative
2 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (12.66%) SWIFT
5 8 (10.13%) Fixed Income
6 7 (8.86%) Swaptions
7 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (6.33%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (6.33%) Contract for Difference
8 4 (5.06%) Hedge funds
8 4 (5.06%) Credit Risk
9 3 (3.80%) Market Risk
10 2 (2.53%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.27%) Equities
11 1 (1.27%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (1.27%) Economics
11 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) UNIX
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Business Analysis
2 15 (18.99%) Workflow
3 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (11.39%) Project Management
5 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
5 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.59%) Data Analysis
5 6 (7.59%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (7.59%) Migration
6 5 (6.33%) System Testing
6 5 (6.33%) Use Case
7 4 (5.06%) Analytics
7 4 (5.06%) Line Management
8 3 (3.80%) SDLC
8 3 (3.80%) Release Management
8 3 (3.80%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.80%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.80%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.80%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) SQL
2 15 (18.99%) Java
3 5 (6.33%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) C++
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) C
6 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.52%) EMIR
2 10 (12.66%) FATCA
3 6 (7.59%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (7.59%) QA
4 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Murex
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) IBM
4 6 (7.59%) SunGard
5 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.06%) Sophis
6 3 (3.80%) OpenLink
6 3 (3.80%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.53%) Fidessa
7 2 (2.53%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (1.27%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.27%) Brady
8 1 (1.27%) Syncfusion
8 1 (1.27%) Sybase
8 1 (1.27%) Algorithmics