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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 349 228 231
Rank change year-on-year
-121 +3
Contract jobs citing Derivative 297 555 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 1.05% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 3.19% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 429 367
Median daily rate £575 £575 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £500 £353
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +41.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
16591 17417 17046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.53% 32.92% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10812 11123 10328
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 693 730
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.00 £18.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 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
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 27 August 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 -97 280 £575 - 81
South East +23 17 £290 -43.41% 2
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 348 (49.22%) Finance
2 291 (41.16%) Banking
3 227 (32.11%) Front Office
4 201 (28.43%) C#
5 193 (27.30%) SQL
6 187 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (25.32%) Java
8 169 (23.90%) Investment Banking
9 160 (22.63%) Fixed Income
10 151 (21.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 132 (18.67%) Equity Derivative
12 113 (15.98%) TDD
13 109 (15.42%) Equities
14 105 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
15 104 (14.71%) Unix
16 103 (14.57%) Risk Management
17 97 (13.72%) C++
18 96 (13.58%) OO
19 91 (12.87%) .NET
20 86 (12.16%) Oracle
21 83 (11.74%) Credit Derivative
22 80 (11.32%) Python
23 77 (10.89%) Linux
24 74 (10.47%) Multithreading
25 67 (9.48%) Business Analysis
26 62 (8.77%) Project Management
27 61 (8.63%) HTML
28 60 (8.49%) Back Office
28 60 (8.49%) OTC Derivatives
29 55 (7.78%) SQL Server

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 31 (4.38%) Tomcat
2 18 (2.55%) Confluence
3 12 (1.70%) Jetty
4 11 (1.56%) Apache
5 10 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.85%) IIS
7 6 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (0.71%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.28%) CMS
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.14%) Lightstreamer
12 1 (0.14%) SAS
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.85%) MS Office
4 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.71%) MS Project
6 4 (0.57%) HipChat
7 3 (0.42%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (0.85%) SunGard GMI
2 5 (0.71%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (0.71%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.71%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (0.57%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.57%) Summit
4 3 (0.42%) FINCAD Analytics
4 3 (0.42%) RMDS
4 3 (0.42%) Sophis RISQUE
5 2 (0.28%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.28%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.14%) Eikon
6 1 (0.14%) Endur
6 1 (0.14%) Kondor
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.13%) SSH
3 7 (0.99%) DNS
4 5 (0.71%) Intranet
4 5 (0.71%) SAN
4 5 (0.71%) VPN
5 4 (0.57%) Firewall
5 4 (0.57%) HTTP
5 4 (0.57%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.57%) SSL
6 3 (0.42%) NAS
6 3 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.28%) BGP
7 2 (0.28%) DSL
7 2 (0.28%) Internet
7 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.28%) LDAP
8 1 (0.14%) FTP
8 1 (0.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.37%) NoSQL
3 25 (3.54%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.69%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.41%) Big Data
7 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.13%) KDB
10 5 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.71%) Kdb+
10 5 (0.71%) MySQL
10 5 (0.71%) QlikView
11 4 (0.57%) MS Access
11 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.42%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (7.78%) Maven
2 32 (4.53%) Subversion
3 31 (4.38%) Eclipse
3 31 (4.38%) NUnit
4 29 (4.10%) IntelliJ
5 26 (3.68%) ClearCase
5 26 (3.68%) GoogleTest
6 24 (3.39%) Ant
6 24 (3.39%) JIRA
7 22 (3.11%) CppUnit
8 18 (2.55%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.27%) Git (software)
10 9 (1.27%) Selenium
11 7 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 6 (0.85%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.85%) NuGet
12 6 (0.85%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.71%) Bower
13 5 (0.71%) JMeter
General
1 348 (49.22%) Finance
2 291 (41.16%) Banking
3 227 (32.11%) Front Office
4 169 (23.90%) Investment Banking
5 60 (8.49%) Back Office
6 33 (4.67%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.84%) Legal
8 11 (1.56%) Retail
9 9 (1.27%) General Ledger
10 7 (0.99%) French Language
11 5 (0.71%) Marketing
12 3 (0.42%) Law
13 2 (0.28%) Publishing
13 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.14%) Advertising
14 1 (0.14%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 342 (48.37%) Developer
2 201 (28.43%) Analyst
3 137 (19.38%) Business Analyst
4 131 (18.53%) Java Developer
5 115 (16.27%) C# Developer
6 75 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 55 (7.78%) .NET Developer
8 53 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
9 51 (7.21%) Agile Developer
9 51 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 45 (6.36%) SQL Developer
11 41 (5.80%) Agile Java Developer
12 36 (5.09%) Derivatives Business Analyst
12 36 (5.09%) Project Manager
13 35 (4.95%) C++ Developer
14 31 (4.38%) Banking Analyst
14 31 (4.38%) Risk Analyst
15 26 (3.68%) Risk Business Analyst
16 24 (3.39%) Front Office Developer
16 24 (3.39%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (12.87%) .NET
2 61 (8.63%) HTML
3 48 (6.79%) HTML5
4 47 (6.65%) AngularJS
5 44 (6.22%) Spring
6 40 (5.66%) WPF
7 34 (4.81%) XML
8 29 (4.10%) WCF
9 24 (3.39%) CSS
10 22 (3.11%) FIX Protocol
10 22 (3.11%) Web Services
11 21 (2.97%) FpML
12 18 (2.55%) JMS
13 16 (2.26%) ASP.NET
14 15 (2.12%) Spring Integration
15 13 (1.84%) Middleware
15 13 (1.84%) REST
15 13 (1.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 12 (1.70%) .NET Framework
16 12 (1.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 160 (22.63%) Fixed Income
2 151 (21.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 132 (18.67%) Equity Derivative
4 109 (15.42%) Equities
5 105 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
6 83 (11.74%) Credit Derivative
7 60 (8.49%) OTC Derivatives
8 46 (6.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 39 (5.52%) Market Risk
10 32 (4.53%) Algorithms
11 28 (3.96%) Computer Science
12 25 (3.54%) Credit Risk
13 21 (2.97%) Data Structures
13 21 (2.97%) Mathematics
14 19 (2.69%) Grid Computing
15 14 (1.98%) Hedge funds
16 11 (1.56%) Reference Data
17 8 (1.13%) Statistics
18 7 (0.99%) Fintech
19 5 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (14.71%) Unix
2 77 (10.89%) Linux
3 35 (4.95%) Windows
4 12 (1.70%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.13%) CentOS
6 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.57%) Debian
7 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.57%) Solaris
7 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (15.98%) TDD
3 103 (14.57%) Risk Management
4 96 (13.58%) OO
5 74 (10.47%) Multithreading
6 67 (9.48%) Business Analysis
7 62 (8.77%) Project Management
8 54 (7.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 53 (7.50%) BDD
10 47 (6.65%) Asset Management
11 46 (6.51%) Configuration Management
11 46 (6.51%) Software Engineering
12 44 (6.22%) Migration
13 43 (6.08%) OOD
14 40 (5.66%) SDLC
15 37 (5.23%) Integration Testing
15 37 (5.23%) Unit Testing
16 35 (4.95%) Scrum
17 34 (4.81%) Mentoring
17 34 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (28.43%) C#
2 193 (27.30%) SQL
3 179 (25.32%) Java
4 97 (13.72%) C++
5 80 (11.32%) Python
6 50 (7.07%) JavaScript
7 34 (4.81%) VBA
8 33 (4.67%) C
9 26 (3.68%) Perl
10 23 (3.25%) VB
11 21 (2.97%) PL/SQL
12 20 (2.83%) Scala
13 16 (2.26%) PowerShell
14 14 (1.98%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.70%) Haskell
16 11 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 9 (1.27%) T-SQL
18 7 (0.99%) XAML
19 5 (0.71%) VBScript
20 4 (0.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 51 (7.21%) Degree
2 32 (4.53%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.12%) PhD
5 9 (1.27%) ISEB
6 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.57%) RHCE
7 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) PMP
8 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.38%) MiFID
2 30 (4.24%) QA
3 17 (2.40%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (2.12%) EMIR
5 9 (1.27%) SLA
6 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.42%) AIFMD
7 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.42%) UCITS
8 2 (0.28%) Basel III
8 2 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.28%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.14%) COREP
9 1 (0.14%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.14%) FATCA
9 1 (0.14%) GAAP
9 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.85%) Docker
1 6 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.57%) iptables
2 4 (0.57%) Postfix
3 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.28%) NFS
4 2 (0.28%) Samba
4 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.28%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.70%) Control-M
1 12 (1.70%) Nagios
2 11 (1.56%) Puppet
3 9 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (0.71%) Ansible
7 4 (0.57%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (0.42%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.28%) Kibana
9 2 (0.28%) logstash
9 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.28%) OpenView
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 86 (12.16%) Oracle
2 55 (7.78%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.94%) Murex
4 32 (4.53%) Calypso
5 21 (2.97%) Bloomberg
6 17 (2.40%) ION Trading
7 15 (2.12%) Sybase
8 14 (1.98%) Sophis
9 11 (1.56%) IBM
10 9 (1.27%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.27%) TIBCO
11 8 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.99%) HP
12 7 (0.99%) VMware
13 6 (0.85%) Fidessa
13 6 (0.85%) Reuters
13 6 (0.85%) Splunk
13 6 (0.85%) SunGard
14 5 (0.71%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.71%) Microgen
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