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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 365 207 240
Rank change year-on-year
-158 +33
Contract jobs citing Derivative 274 599 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 1.15% 0.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% 3.45% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 441 365
Median daily rate £600 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £535 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.63% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -24.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -
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
16684 17374 17197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.45% 33.41% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10865 11025 10531
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
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 597 742 757
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.87 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.21 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -114 268 £600 +4.34% 55
South East +15 5 £420 -20.00% 2
North West +16 1 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 306 (47.00%) Finance
2 260 (39.94%) Banking
3 219 (33.64%) Front Office
4 181 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
5 165 (25.35%) SQL
6 164 (25.19%) Java
7 162 (24.88%) Fixed Income
8 161 (24.73%) C#
9 160 (24.58%) Investment Banking
10 157 (24.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 130 (19.97%) Equity Derivative
12 122 (18.74%) Equities
13 108 (16.59%) Unix
14 106 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
15 104 (15.98%) TDD
16 91 (13.98%) OO
17 84 (12.90%) C++
18 81 (12.44%) Risk Management
19 80 (12.29%) Linux
20 78 (11.98%) Oracle
21 77 (11.83%) Python
22 76 (11.67%) Business Analysis
23 68 (10.45%) .NET
24 65 (9.98%) OTC Derivatives
25 64 (9.83%) Multithreading
26 62 (9.52%) Back Office
27 60 (9.22%) Project Management
28 59 (9.06%) HTML
29 56 (8.60%) Credit Derivative
30 54 (8.29%) Degree

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 29 (4.45%) Tomcat
2 16 (2.46%) Confluence
3 10 (1.54%) Apache
4 8 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.92%) IIS
5 6 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.46%) CMS
7 3 (0.46%) Jetty
7 3 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.15%) Lightstreamer
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.92%) MS Office
4 6 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.92%) MS Project
5 4 (0.61%) HipChat
6 3 (0.46%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.31%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (1.38%) Summit
2 5 (0.77%) RMDS
3 3 (0.46%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.46%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.31%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.15%) Eikon
5 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.23%) DNS
2 8 (1.23%) SSH
3 6 (0.92%) Intranet
3 6 (0.92%) SAN
4 5 (0.77%) VPN
5 4 (0.61%) HTTP
5 4 (0.61%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.61%) SSL
6 3 (0.46%) DSL
6 3 (0.46%) LDAP
6 3 (0.46%) NAS
6 3 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.31%) Firewall
7 2 (0.31%) Internet
7 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.76%) NoSQL
2 39 (5.99%) SQL Server
3 21 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 18 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.61%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.84%) Big Data
7 10 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (1.54%) KDB
8 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 6 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.92%) QlikView
10 5 (0.77%) Kdb+
10 5 (0.77%) MySQL
10 5 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.61%) DB2
11 4 (0.61%) Redis
11 4 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.46%) MS Access
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 52 (7.99%) Maven
2 33 (5.07%) Eclipse
3 31 (4.76%) Subversion
4 29 (4.45%) IntelliJ
5 26 (3.99%) NUnit
6 25 (3.84%) JIRA
7 24 (3.69%) ClearCase
8 23 (3.53%) GoogleTest
9 20 (3.07%) Ant
9 20 (3.07%) CppUnit
10 12 (1.84%) TeamCity
11 11 (1.69%) Git (software)
12 10 (1.54%) Selenium
13 9 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.92%) JUnit
14 6 (0.92%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.92%) NuGet
15 5 (0.77%) Bower
15 5 (0.77%) Jenkins
15 5 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 306 (47.00%) Finance
2 260 (39.94%) Banking
3 219 (33.64%) Front Office
4 160 (24.58%) Investment Banking
5 62 (9.52%) Back Office
6 17 (2.61%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.15%) Retail
8 8 (1.23%) Legal
9 7 (1.08%) French Language
10 5 (0.77%) Marketing
11 4 (0.61%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
12 2 (0.31%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 295 (45.31%) Developer
2 211 (32.41%) Analyst
3 143 (21.97%) Business Analyst
4 120 (18.43%) Java Developer
5 87 (13.36%) C# Developer
6 73 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 52 (7.99%) Senior Java Developer
8 51 (7.83%) Agile Developer
9 41 (6.30%) Agile Java Developer
10 40 (6.14%) .NET Developer
11 39 (5.99%) Derivatives Business Analyst
12 34 (5.22%) Project Manager
13 33 (5.07%) C# .NET Developer
14 30 (4.61%) C++ Developer
15 27 (4.15%) Banking Analyst
16 26 (3.99%) SQL Developer
17 25 (3.84%) MiFID Business Analyst
18 24 (3.69%) Senior Agile Developer
19 23 (3.53%) Risk Analyst
20 22 (3.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (10.45%) .NET
2 59 (9.06%) HTML
3 45 (6.91%) HTML5
4 41 (6.30%) AngularJS
5 36 (5.53%) XML
6 29 (4.45%) WPF
7 28 (4.30%) Spring
8 25 (3.84%) FpML
9 24 (3.69%) FIX Protocol
10 22 (3.38%) WCF
11 18 (2.76%) Web Services
12 17 (2.61%) CSS
13 16 (2.46%) JMS
14 14 (2.15%) Node.js
15 13 (2.00%) RESTful
16 12 (1.84%) .NET Framework
16 12 (1.84%) Middleware
17 11 (1.69%) ASP.NET
17 11 (1.69%) RequireJS
18 9 (1.38%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 162 (24.88%) Fixed Income
2 157 (24.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 130 (19.97%) Equity Derivative
4 122 (18.74%) Equities
5 106 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 65 (9.98%) OTC Derivatives
7 56 (8.60%) Credit Derivative
8 35 (5.38%) Algorithms
8 35 (5.38%) Market Risk
9 31 (4.76%) Computer Science
10 29 (4.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 23 (3.53%) Data Structures
12 21 (3.23%) Grid Computing
13 17 (2.61%) Mathematics
14 13 (2.00%) Hedge funds
15 11 (1.69%) Reference Data
16 7 (1.08%) Credit Risk
16 7 (1.08%) Statistics
16 7 (1.08%) Virtual Team
17 6 (0.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 108 (16.59%) Unix
2 80 (12.29%) Linux
3 31 (4.76%) Windows
4 12 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.23%) CentOS
6 7 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.77%) Solaris
8 4 (0.61%) Debian
8 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.61%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (27.80%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (15.98%) TDD
3 91 (13.98%) OO
4 81 (12.44%) Risk Management
5 76 (11.67%) Business Analysis
6 64 (9.83%) Multithreading
7 60 (9.22%) Project Management
8 50 (7.68%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (7.07%) BDD
10 44 (6.76%) Asset Management
11 42 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 42 (6.45%) OOD
11 42 (6.45%) Software Engineering
12 38 (5.84%) Analytics
13 37 (5.68%) Unit Testing
14 35 (5.38%) Mentoring
15 34 (5.22%) SDLC
16 33 (5.07%) Integration Testing
16 33 (5.07%) Scrum
17 32 (4.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 165 (25.35%) SQL
2 164 (25.19%) Java
3 161 (24.73%) C#
4 84 (12.90%) C++
5 77 (11.83%) Python
6 51 (7.83%) JavaScript
7 35 (5.38%) C
8 23 (3.53%) VBA
9 22 (3.38%) Perl
10 20 (3.07%) Scala
11 18 (2.76%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.76%) VB
12 15 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 14 (2.15%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.69%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.54%) Haskell
16 9 (1.38%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.61%) Ada
17 4 (0.61%) VBScript
17 4 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 54 (8.29%) Degree
2 30 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.38%) ISEB
4 9 (1.38%) PhD
5 4 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.61%) RHCE
6 2 (0.31%) CFA
6 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.15%) MBA
7 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.07%) MiFID
2 28 (4.30%) QA
3 20 (3.07%) Dodd-Frank
3 20 (3.07%) EMIR
4 9 (1.38%) SLA
5 4 (0.61%) Basel III
5 4 (0.61%) GAAP
5 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.31%) Basel II
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.92%) Docker
1 6 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.61%) iptables
2 4 (0.61%) Postfix
3 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.46%) NFS
3 3 (0.46%) Samba
3 3 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.46%) vSphere
4 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.15%) HDFS
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.15%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.00%) Nagios
1 13 (2.00%) Puppet
2 11 (1.69%) Control-M
3 8 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.77%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.61%) BladeLogic
5 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.46%) OpenView
6 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.31%) Kibana
7 2 (0.31%) logstash
7 2 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.15%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 78 (11.98%) Oracle
2 40 (6.14%) Murex
3 33 (5.07%) Microsoft
4 24 (3.69%) Calypso
5 18 (2.76%) Bloomberg
6 14 (2.15%) Sophis
7 13 (2.00%) Sybase
8 12 (1.84%) ION Trading
8 12 (1.84%) TIBCO
9 9 (1.38%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.38%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.23%) Reuters
11 7 (1.08%) VMware
12 6 (0.92%) HP
12 6 (0.92%) IBM
12 6 (0.92%) Informatica
12 6 (0.92%) Microgen
12 6 (0.92%) Splunk
13 5 (0.77%) Fidessa
14 4 (0.61%) Sun
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £850 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago