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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 326 230 214
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -16
Contract jobs citing Derivative 330 524 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.97% 3.10% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 401 399
Median daily rate £575 £575 £575
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £450 £393
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
16755 16905 16033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.59% 32.77% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10935 10824 9828
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 588 664 645
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 July 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 26 July 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 -70 302 £575 - 81
South East +30 26 £290 -8.66% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 420 (51.79%) Finance
2 367 (45.25%) Banking
3 259 (31.94%) Front Office
4 236 (29.10%) SQL
5 217 (26.76%) C#
6 215 (26.51%) Java
7 214 (26.39%) Investment Banking
8 204 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
9 198 (24.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 195 (24.04%) Fixed Income
11 151 (18.62%) Equities
12 127 (15.66%) TDD
13 126 (15.54%) Equity Derivative
13 126 (15.54%) Risk Management
14 121 (14.92%) Unix
15 114 (14.06%) C++
16 109 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
17 107 (13.19%) .NET
18 106 (13.07%) Oracle
19 94 (11.59%) Credit Derivative
20 93 (11.47%) OO
21 90 (11.10%) Linux
22 86 (10.60%) Python
23 85 (10.48%) Multithreading
24 78 (9.62%) Microsoft
25 70 (8.63%) HTML
26 69 (8.51%) Project Management
27 67 (8.26%) OTC Derivatives
28 64 (7.89%) Spring
28 64 (7.89%) Business Analysis

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 36 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.34%) Confluence
3 17 (2.10%) Jetty
4 13 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (1.48%) Apache
6 9 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.11%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.74%) IIS
9 5 (0.62%) Mule
9 5 (0.62%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.49%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.37%) GemFire
12 2 (0.25%) CMS
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.12%) SAS
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (4.19%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.74%) MS Office
4 6 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.62%) MS Project
6 4 (0.49%) HipChat
7 3 (0.37%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.25%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (0.99%) ION MarketView
1 8 (0.99%) Summit
2 5 (0.62%) Front Arena
2 5 (0.62%) IntelliMatch
2 5 (0.62%) SunGard GMI
2 5 (0.62%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 4 (0.49%) Endur
4 3 (0.37%) FINCAD Analytics
4 3 (0.37%) Sophis RISQUE
4 3 (0.37%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.25%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.25%) RMDS
6 1 (0.12%) Eikon
6 1 (0.12%) Kondor
6 1 (0.12%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.12%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 8 (0.99%) SSH
3 5 (0.62%) DNS
3 5 (0.62%) Firewall
3 5 (0.62%) Intranet
3 5 (0.62%) SAN
3 5 (0.62%) VPN
4 4 (0.49%) HTTP
4 4 (0.49%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.49%) PuTTY
4 4 (0.49%) SSL
5 3 (0.37%) NAS
5 3 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.25%) BGP
6 2 (0.25%) DSL
6 2 (0.25%) Internet
6 2 (0.25%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.25%) Multicast
7 1 (0.12%) FTP
7 1 (0.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 31 (3.82%) NoSQL
5 29 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.85%) Hadoop
8 14 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (1.23%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.11%) Big Data
11 8 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.86%) Data Mart
12 7 (0.86%) KDB
13 6 (0.74%) Hazelcast
14 5 (0.62%) MySQL
14 5 (0.62%) QlikView
15 4 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (7.52%) Maven
2 36 (4.44%) Subversion
3 34 (4.19%) NUnit
4 32 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 32 (3.95%) JIRA
5 29 (3.58%) ClearCase
5 29 (3.58%) GoogleTest
5 29 (3.58%) IntelliJ
6 27 (3.33%) Ant
7 25 (3.08%) CppUnit
8 21 (2.59%) TeamCity
9 18 (2.22%) Selenium
10 13 (1.60%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.11%) JUnit
12 8 (0.99%) Git (software)
12 8 (0.99%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.74%) Bower
13 6 (0.74%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.74%) NuGet
General
1 420 (51.79%) Finance
2 367 (45.25%) Banking
3 259 (31.94%) Front Office
4 214 (26.39%) Investment Banking
5 64 (7.89%) Back Office
6 43 (5.30%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.73%) Legal
8 13 (1.60%) Retail
9 10 (1.23%) General Ledger
10 9 (1.11%) French Language
11 5 (0.62%) Marketing
12 4 (0.49%) Law
12 4 (0.49%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.25%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 382 (47.10%) Developer
2 237 (29.22%) Analyst
3 154 (18.99%) Business Analyst
4 147 (18.13%) Java Developer
5 118 (14.55%) C# Developer
6 89 (10.97%) Senior Developer
7 69 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 61 (7.52%) .NET Developer
9 58 (7.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 58 (7.15%) SQL Developer
10 49 (6.04%) Agile Developer
11 42 (5.18%) Risk Analyst
12 41 (5.06%) C++ Developer
13 40 (4.93%) Project Manager
14 39 (4.81%) Agile Java Developer
14 39 (4.81%) Derivatives Business Analyst
14 39 (4.81%) Front Office Developer
15 38 (4.69%) Applications Support
16 37 (4.56%) Banking Analyst
17 33 (4.07%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (13.19%) .NET
2 70 (8.63%) HTML
3 64 (7.89%) Spring
4 52 (6.41%) AngularJS
5 50 (6.17%) HTML5
6 43 (5.30%) WPF
7 41 (5.06%) XML
8 34 (4.19%) CSS
9 31 (3.82%) FIX Protocol
10 29 (3.58%) JMS
11 28 (3.45%) WCF
12 23 (2.84%) REST
12 23 (2.84%) Web Services
13 19 (2.34%) FpML
13 19 (2.34%) Spring Integration
13 19 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (2.10%) CSS3
14 17 (2.10%) Middleware
15 16 (1.97%) ASP.NET
15 16 (1.97%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 198 (24.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 195 (24.04%) Fixed Income
3 151 (18.62%) Equities
4 126 (15.54%) Equity Derivative
5 109 (13.44%) Analytical Skills
6 94 (11.59%) Credit Derivative
7 67 (8.26%) OTC Derivatives
8 58 (7.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 47 (5.80%) Credit Risk
9 47 (5.80%) Market Risk
10 30 (3.70%) Mathematics
11 25 (3.08%) Computer Science
12 23 (2.84%) Algorithms
13 22 (2.71%) Grid Computing
14 18 (2.22%) Hedge funds
15 17 (2.10%) Data Structures
16 15 (1.85%) Reference Data
17 8 (0.99%) Physics
17 8 (0.99%) Statistics
18 7 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 121 (14.92%) Unix
2 90 (11.10%) Linux
3 60 (7.40%) Windows
4 18 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.23%) Solaris
6 8 (0.99%) CentOS
7 6 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.49%) Debian
9 4 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (25.15%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (15.66%) TDD
3 126 (15.54%) Risk Management
4 93 (11.47%) OO
5 85 (10.48%) Multithreading
6 69 (8.51%) Project Management
7 64 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 60 (7.40%) BDD
9 59 (7.27%) Asset Management
9 59 (7.27%) SDLC
10 58 (7.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 52 (6.41%) Migration
12 47 (5.80%) Software Engineering
13 46 (5.67%) Configuration Management
14 45 (5.55%) OOD
15 44 (5.43%) Unit Testing
16 43 (5.30%) Integration Testing
17 42 (5.18%) Scrum
18 41 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 41 (5.06%) UML
Programming Languages
1 236 (29.10%) SQL
2 217 (26.76%) C#
3 215 (26.51%) Java
4 114 (14.06%) C++
5 86 (10.60%) Python
6 52 (6.41%) JavaScript
7 41 (5.06%) VBA
8 36 (4.44%) C
9 31 (3.82%) Perl
10 26 (3.21%) VB
11 25 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 25 (3.08%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 18 (2.22%) Scala
13 15 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.48%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.23%) Haskell
16 7 (0.86%) VC++
16 7 (0.86%) XAML
17 5 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 56 (6.91%) Degree
2 36 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.71%) PhD
5 11 (1.36%) ISEB
6 6 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.49%) RHCE
8 3 (0.37%) CCA
8 3 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.25%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.80%) QA
2 33 (4.07%) MiFID
3 19 (2.34%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (1.97%) EMIR
5 12 (1.48%) SLA
6 5 (0.62%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.62%) UCITS
7 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.37%) Basel III
8 3 (0.37%) FATCA
9 2 (0.25%) COREP
9 2 (0.25%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (0.74%) Docker
1 6 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.49%) iptables
2 4 (0.49%) Postfix
3 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.37%) XenApp
4 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.12%) HDFS
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (1.85%) Control-M
2 11 (1.36%) Nagios
3 10 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
4 9 (1.11%) Puppet
5 5 (0.62%) Ansible
5 5 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.49%) BladeLogic
6 4 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.37%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.25%) Kibana
8 2 (0.25%) logstash
8 2 (0.25%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.12%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 106 (13.07%) Oracle
2 78 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 59 (7.27%) Murex
4 44 (5.43%) Calypso
5 34 (4.19%) Bloomberg
6 27 (3.33%) Sybase
7 24 (2.96%) ION Trading
8 15 (1.85%) Sophis
9 13 (1.60%) Fidessa
10 12 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.36%) IBM
12 10 (1.23%) VMware
13 9 (1.11%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.11%) Reuters
14 8 (0.99%) HP
14 8 (0.99%) Informatica
14 8 (0.99%) Remedy
15 7 (0.86%) Citrix
15 7 (0.86%) Red Hat
15 7 (0.86%) ServiceNow
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