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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Calypso
Rank 527 514 477
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -37
Contract jobs citing Calypso 58 47 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 50
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
23287 21914 22681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.69% 46.10% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14000 12757 12076
Average daily rate £388 £393 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1168 1107 1270
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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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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 +23 58 £600 -4.00% 7
Calypso
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Calypso
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 32 (41.03%) Banking
3 25 (32.05%) Derivative
4 23 (29.49%) Oracle
5 22 (28.21%) Java
5 22 (28.21%) Investment Banking
6 20 (25.64%) Murex
7 19 (24.36%) SQL
7 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (23.08%) QA
9 16 (20.51%) Business Analysis
10 13 (16.67%) XML
11 12 (15.38%) Front Office
11 12 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.10%) Test Scripting
12 11 (14.10%) Workflow
13 10 (12.82%) Project Management
13 10 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
14 9 (11.54%) EMIR
14 9 (11.54%) UNIX
14 9 (11.54%) J2EE
14 9 (11.54%) Back Office
14 9 (11.54%) Fixed Income
14 9 (11.54%) Test Management
15 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
15 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
16 7 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (8.97%) FpML
16 7 (8.97%) FTP

Calypso
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.56%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (2.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.85%) Summit
3 1 (1.28%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.85%) QlikView
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) JIRA
2 3 (3.85%) Selenium
2 3 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Mockito
3 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
General
1 37 (47.44%) Finance
2 32 (41.03%) Banking
3 22 (28.21%) Investment Banking
4 12 (15.38%) Front Office
5 9 (11.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Analyst
2 24 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 24 (30.77%) Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Calypso Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.97%) Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.41%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Contracts Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Murex Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Banking Business Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) FX Business Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) XML
2 9 (11.54%) J2EE
3 7 (8.97%) FpML
4 6 (7.69%) HTML
5 4 (5.13%) JSP
5 4 (5.13%) Spring
6 3 (3.85%) Java EE
6 3 (3.85%) jQuery
6 3 (3.85%) CSS
6 3 (3.85%) JMS
7 2 (2.56%) Rendezvous
7 2 (2.56%) JDBC
7 2 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.28%) Velocity
8 1 (1.28%) HTML5
8 1 (1.28%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.05%) Derivative
2 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Fixed Income
4 7 (8.97%) Equities
4 7 (8.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.85%) DTCC
6 3 (3.85%) Swaptions
7 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.56%) Kindle
7 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
8 1 (1.28%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) Business Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (14.10%) Test Scripting
4 11 (14.10%) Workflow
5 10 (12.82%) Project Management
6 9 (11.54%) Test Management
7 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.97%) Business Transformation
8 7 (8.97%) Quantitative Risk Management
9 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.41%) UML
10 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Use Case
10 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) System Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Investment Management
11 4 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.21%) Java
2 19 (24.36%) SQL
3 8 (10.26%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.69%) Python
5 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.56%) VBA
7 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB
2 4 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.08%) QA
2 10 (12.82%) Dodd-Frank
3 9 (11.54%) EMIR
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle
2 20 (25.64%) Murex
3 7 (8.97%) SunGard
4 6 (7.69%) Sophis
4 6 (7.69%) Wall Street Systems
5 5 (6.41%) Charles River
6 4 (5.13%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
8 1 (1.28%) VMware
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix
8 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.28%) Tradeweb
8 1 (1.28%) 29West
8 1 (1.28%) ION Trading
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