The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Derivative in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Derivative over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 275 219 177
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -42
Contract jobs citing Derivative 412 508 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.03% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 3.18% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 374 504
Median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
-24.70% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £65.00 - £42.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 - £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 - £48.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00
Derivative
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16262 15956 15821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.02% 32.40% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10715 9993 9883
Median daily rate £435 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 629 691
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.39 £44.55 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Derivative
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Derivative as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Derivative Jobs Demand Trend in England

Derivative
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Derivative Daily Rate Trend in England

Derivative
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Derivative Daily Rate Histogram in England

Derivative
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Derivative Hourly Rate Trend in England

Derivative
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Derivative across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Derivative Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Derivative
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Derivative within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 392 £570 +3.63% 102
South East -19 14 £290 -7.27% 5
South West -9 2 £350 -17.64%
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Derivative also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Derivative.

1 482 (53.91%) Finance
2 396 (44.30%) Banking
3 344 (38.48%) Front Office
4 269 (30.09%) SQL
5 258 (28.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 238 (26.62%) Investment Banking
7 225 (25.17%) Java
8 221 (24.72%) Fixed Income
9 216 (24.16%) C#
10 205 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
11 167 (18.68%) Equities
12 140 (15.66%) Risk Management
13 135 (15.10%) Oracle
14 133 (14.88%) Unix
15 129 (14.43%) TDD
16 128 (14.32%) C++
17 125 (13.98%) Equity Derivative
18 121 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
19 113 (12.64%) Multithreading
20 107 (11.97%) Credit Derivative
21 106 (11.86%) .NET
22 97 (10.85%) Linux
23 91 (10.18%) OO
24 88 (9.84%) SQL Server
25 85 (9.51%) Python
26 84 (9.40%) Windows
26 84 (9.40%) Microsoft
27 82 (9.17%) Project Management
28 77 (8.61%) Credit Risk
29 74 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing

Derivative
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (3.80%) Oracle Coherence
2 33 (3.69%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.01%) Jetty
4 17 (1.90%) Confluence
5 10 (1.12%) Apache
6 9 (1.01%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.89%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.78%) MQSeries
9 6 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.56%) Mule
11 4 (0.45%) GemFire
11 4 (0.45%) IIS
11 4 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.11%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.11%) CMS
14 1 (0.11%) Lightstreamer
14 1 (0.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.78%) MS Office
5 5 (0.56%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.56%) HipChat
5 5 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (1.45%) Summit
2 12 (1.34%) Endur
3 9 (1.01%) ION MarketView
3 9 (1.01%) Markit EDM
3 9 (1.01%) SunGard GMI
4 5 (0.56%) Front Arena
4 5 (0.56%) IntelliMatch
4 5 (0.56%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 3 (0.34%) Algo Collateral
5 3 (0.34%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (0.34%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.22%) HFM
6 2 (0.22%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.22%) RMDS
6 2 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.11%) Eikon
7 1 (0.11%) Kondor
7 1 (0.11%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.11%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.34%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.01%) SSH
3 7 (0.78%) Firewall
4 5 (0.56%) HTTP
4 5 (0.56%) SAN
4 5 (0.56%) SSL
5 4 (0.45%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.45%) PuTTY
5 4 (0.45%) VPN
5 4 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.34%) DNS
6 3 (0.34%) Intranet
6 3 (0.34%) LAN
6 3 (0.34%) Multicast
6 3 (0.34%) NAS
7 2 (0.22%) BGP
7 2 (0.22%) DSL
7 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.22%) Internet
7 2 (0.22%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (2.35%) RDBMS
7 15 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.01%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.67%) Big Data
10 6 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.67%) Data Mart
10 6 (0.67%) DB2
10 6 (0.67%) Hazelcast
10 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (0.67%) MySQL
11 5 (0.56%) Data Mining
11 5 (0.56%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (6.04%) Maven
2 43 (4.81%) Subversion
3 36 (4.03%) JIRA
4 35 (3.91%) NUnit
5 33 (3.69%) ClearCase
6 30 (3.36%) GoogleTest
7 28 (3.13%) Ant
8 27 (3.02%) Eclipse
9 26 (2.91%) CppUnit
9 26 (2.91%) IntelliJ
10 22 (2.46%) TeamCity
11 18 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.90%) Selenium
13 13 (1.45%) Jenkins
13 13 (1.45%) JUnit
14 10 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.89%) Git (software)
15 8 (0.89%) HP UFT
16 7 (0.78%) InstallShield
16 7 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 482 (53.91%) Finance
2 396 (44.30%) Banking
3 344 (38.48%) Front Office
4 238 (26.62%) Investment Banking
5 61 (6.82%) Back Office
6 43 (4.81%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.79%) Legal
8 10 (1.12%) General Ledger
9 9 (1.01%) Retail
10 7 (0.78%) French Language
11 6 (0.67%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.56%) Advertising
13 4 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.45%) Electronics
13 4 (0.45%) Law
14 3 (0.34%) Marketing
14 3 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.22%) Publishing
16 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 404 (45.19%) Developer
2 264 (29.53%) Analyst
3 183 (20.47%) Business Analyst
4 156 (17.45%) Java Developer
5 112 (12.53%) C# Developer
6 88 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 73 (8.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 59 (6.60%) Front Office Developer
9 57 (6.38%) Project Manager
10 55 (6.15%) SQL Developer
11 51 (5.70%) C++ Developer
12 50 (5.59%) .NET Developer
12 50 (5.59%) Risk Analyst
13 47 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
14 40 (4.47%) Agile Developer
15 39 (4.36%) Banking Analyst
15 39 (4.36%) Derivatives Business Analyst
16 38 (4.25%) Risk Business Analyst
17 37 (4.14%) Quantitative Developer
17 37 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (11.86%) .NET
2 74 (8.28%) Spring
3 58 (6.49%) HTML
4 57 (6.38%) XML
5 38 (4.25%) FIX Protocol
6 37 (4.14%) AngularJS
6 37 (4.14%) HTML5
7 35 (3.91%) WPF
8 30 (3.36%) CSS
8 30 (3.36%) JMS
9 24 (2.68%) FpML
10 22 (2.46%) REST
11 20 (2.24%) .NET Framework
11 20 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 19 (2.13%) Middleware
12 19 (2.13%) Spring Integration
12 19 (2.13%) STL
13 16 (1.79%) ATL
13 16 (1.79%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 258 (28.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 221 (24.72%) Fixed Income
3 167 (18.68%) Equities
4 125 (13.98%) Equity Derivative
5 121 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
6 107 (11.97%) Credit Derivative
7 77 (8.61%) Credit Risk
8 72 (8.05%) OTC Derivatives
9 69 (7.72%) Market Risk
10 56 (6.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 44 (4.92%) Mathematics
12 35 (3.91%) Grid Computing
13 22 (2.46%) Computer Science
14 19 (2.13%) Reference Data
15 16 (1.79%) Hedge funds
16 15 (1.68%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.34%) Algorithms
18 11 (1.23%) Management Information System
19 9 (1.01%) Physics
20 8 (0.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 133 (14.88%) Unix
2 97 (10.85%) Linux
3 84 (9.40%) Windows
4 19 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.23%) Solaris
6 9 (1.01%) CentOS
7 7 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.34%) AIX
10 3 (0.34%) VMS
11 2 (0.22%) Debian
11 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (15.66%) Risk Management
3 129 (14.43%) TDD
4 113 (12.64%) Multithreading
5 91 (10.18%) OO
6 82 (9.17%) Project Management
7 74 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 71 (7.94%) Business Analysis
9 69 (7.72%) Asset Management
10 67 (7.49%) Migration
11 59 (6.60%) SDLC
12 54 (6.04%) BDD
13 53 (5.93%) Requirements Analysis
13 53 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 48 (5.37%) Configuration Management
15 47 (5.26%) OOD
16 46 (5.15%) Integration Testing
16 46 (5.15%) UML
17 44 (4.92%) Pair Programming
17 44 (4.92%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 269 (30.09%) SQL
2 225 (25.17%) Java
3 216 (24.16%) C#
4 128 (14.32%) C++
5 85 (9.51%) Python
6 51 (5.70%) VBA
7 42 (4.70%) Perl
8 39 (4.36%) JavaScript
9 34 (3.80%) C
10 27 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 23 (2.57%) VB
12 20 (2.24%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.13%) Scala
14 18 (2.01%) T-SQL
15 16 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.79%) PL/SQL
15 16 (1.79%) VC++
16 10 (1.12%) Haskell
16 10 (1.12%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 62 (6.94%) Degree
2 34 (3.80%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.36%) PhD
4 26 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.12%) ISEB
6 8 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.45%) RHCE
9 3 (0.34%) CCA
9 3 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.34%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.11%) APMP
11 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.05%) QA
2 42 (4.70%) MiFID
3 29 (3.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 26 (2.91%) EMIR
5 11 (1.23%) SLA
6 10 (1.12%) AIFMD
6 10 (1.12%) UCITS
7 7 (0.78%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.56%) FATCA
9 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.34%) Basel III
10 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.34%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.11%) COREP
12 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
12 1 (0.11%) ISO20022
System Software
1 7 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.45%) iptables
2 4 (0.45%) Postfix
2 4 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.34%) Docker
3 3 (0.34%) XenApp
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) oVirt
5 1 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.68%) Control-M
2 13 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (1.01%) Nagios
4 8 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
4 8 (0.89%) Puppet
5 4 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.34%) Ansible
6 3 (0.34%) AppDNA
6 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.22%) Kibana
7 2 (0.22%) logstash
8 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.11%) OpenView
8 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 135 (15.10%) Oracle
2 84 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 72 (8.05%) Murex
4 55 (6.15%) Calypso
5 47 (5.26%) Sybase
6 33 (3.69%) Bloomberg
7 27 (3.02%) DataSynapse
8 25 (2.80%) ION Trading
9 15 (1.68%) Fidessa
10 14 (1.57%) TIBCO
11 13 (1.45%) IBM
11 13 (1.45%) Reuters
12 12 (1.34%) OpenLink
13 11 (1.23%) VMware
14 10 (1.12%) SunGard
15 9 (1.01%) Charles River
15 9 (1.01%) Informatica
15 9 (1.01%) ServiceNow
16 8 (0.89%) HP
17 7 (0.78%) Red Hat
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Northern Trust Careers
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Northern Trust Careers
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London
Northern Trust Careers
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City, London
Hays Finance Technology
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iKas International
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £595.00 per day
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City, London
Hays Finance Technology
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London
Northern Trust Careers
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Northern Trust Careers
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Michael Bailey Associates
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Connectus
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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iKas International
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
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Hays Finance Technology
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Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
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