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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Derivatives
Rank 268 200 193
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -7
Contract jobs citing Derivative 405 610 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 1.20% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 3.60% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 440 487
Median daily rate £600 £575 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £463 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.18% +32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - £28.69
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
14926 16967 16908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.64% 33.49% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9680 10830 10856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 723 714
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.51 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -46 389 £600 +4.34% 72
South East +5 10 £316 +13.96% 3
South West +8 3 £513 -14.58% 1
North West - 3 £513 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 338 (48.99%) Finance
2 291 (42.17%) Front Office
3 269 (38.99%) Banking
4 186 (26.96%) Equities
5 182 (26.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 178 (25.80%) Fixed Income
7 177 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (25.65%) Investment Banking
8 155 (22.46%) Java
9 147 (21.30%) C#
10 146 (21.16%) SQL
11 125 (18.12%) Equity Derivative
12 106 (15.36%) Unix
13 100 (14.49%) Business Analysis
14 96 (13.91%) Multithreading
15 92 (13.33%) C++
16 91 (13.19%) Risk Management
17 85 (12.32%) MiFID
18 84 (12.17%) OO
19 82 (11.88%) Back Office
20 77 (11.16%) Linux
21 75 (10.87%) TDD
21 75 (10.87%) OTC Derivatives
22 72 (10.43%) .NET
23 64 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
24 63 (9.13%) Project Management
25 62 (8.99%) Python
26 60 (8.70%) JavaScript
27 59 (8.55%) HTML
28 57 (8.26%) Oracle

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 18 (2.61%) Apache Spark
2 11 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (1.30%) Confluence
4 7 (1.01%) IIS
5 5 (0.72%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.43%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.43%) CMS
7 3 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.43%) SAS
7 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.29%) Apache
8 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.16%) MS Project
3 7 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.58%) LaTeX
4 4 (0.58%) MS Office
5 3 (0.43%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 17 (2.46%) Summit
2 6 (0.87%) RMDS
3 5 (0.72%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (0.72%) Sophis RISQUE
3 5 (0.72%) thinkFolio
4 4 (0.58%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.29%) Global One
5 2 (0.29%) Minerva
5 2 (0.29%) Orchestrade
5 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
5 2 (0.29%) SunGard APT
5 2 (0.29%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.29%) Tesseract
6 1 (0.14%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 1 (0.14%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.14%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.87%) DNS
1 6 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.58%) VPN
3 3 (0.43%) Intranet
3 3 (0.43%) LDAP
3 3 (0.43%) SAN
4 2 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.14%) DHCP
5 1 (0.14%) DSL
5 1 (0.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) IGMP
5 1 (0.14%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) SSH
5 1 (0.14%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.51%) NoSQL
3 27 (3.91%) Hadoop
4 19 (2.75%) Big Data
5 14 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (1.88%) KDB
7 11 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.01%) DB2
9 6 (0.87%) Redis
9 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.58%) SSDT
12 3 (0.43%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.43%) QlikView
12 3 (0.43%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (5.51%) Subversion
2 23 (3.33%) NUnit
3 21 (3.04%) GoogleTest
4 19 (2.75%) ClearCase
5 18 (2.61%) Ant
6 17 (2.46%) CppUnit
7 16 (2.32%) JIRA
8 15 (2.17%) Maven
9 13 (1.88%) Git (software)
10 11 (1.59%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.45%) JUnit
12 9 (1.30%) Jenkins
12 9 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (1.16%) IntelliJ
13 8 (1.16%) Visual Studio
14 7 (1.01%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.72%) Hudson
16 4 (0.58%) Build Forge
16 4 (0.58%) Grunt
16 4 (0.58%) gulp
General
1 338 (48.99%) Finance
2 291 (42.17%) Front Office
3 269 (38.99%) Banking
4 177 (25.65%) Investment Banking
5 82 (11.88%) Back Office
6 17 (2.46%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.59%) Retail
8 10 (1.45%) Legal
9 7 (1.01%) Marketing
10 4 (0.58%) French Language
11 3 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.43%) Automotive
11 3 (0.43%) German Language
11 3 (0.43%) Prime Brokerage
11 3 (0.43%) Wholesale Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 281 (40.72%) Developer
2 268 (38.84%) Analyst
3 193 (27.97%) Business Analyst
4 111 (16.09%) Java Developer
5 65 (9.42%) C# Developer
6 56 (8.12%) MiFID Business Analyst
7 55 (7.97%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 51 (7.39%) Senior Developer
9 41 (5.94%) Project Manager
10 33 (4.78%) .NET Developer
10 33 (4.78%) C++ Developer
10 33 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
11 30 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (4.20%) Front Office Developer
12 29 (4.20%) Risk Analyst
13 27 (3.91%) Agile Developer
14 25 (3.62%) Applications Support
14 25 (3.62%) Support Analyst
15 24 (3.48%) Quantitative Developer
15 24 (3.48%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (10.43%) .NET
2 59 (8.55%) HTML
3 48 (6.96%) HTML5
4 44 (6.38%) FIX Protocol
5 41 (5.94%) AngularJS
6 37 (5.36%) XML
7 27 (3.91%) Spring
8 26 (3.77%) CSS
9 21 (3.04%) Web Services
9 21 (3.04%) WPF
10 19 (2.75%) WCF
11 17 (2.46%) FpML
12 16 (2.32%) RequireJS
12 16 (2.32%) RESTful
13 15 (2.17%) JMS
14 11 (1.59%) Node.js
15 10 (1.45%) .NET Framework
15 10 (1.45%) Middleware
16 9 (1.30%) CSS3
16 9 (1.30%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 186 (26.96%) Equities
2 182 (26.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 178 (25.80%) Fixed Income
4 125 (18.12%) Equity Derivative
5 75 (10.87%) OTC Derivatives
6 64 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
7 52 (7.54%) Credit Derivative
8 50 (7.25%) Market Risk
9 38 (5.51%) Computer Science
10 31 (4.49%) Mathematics
11 28 (4.06%) Algorithms
12 22 (3.19%) Data Structures
12 22 (3.19%) Grid Computing
13 21 (3.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 19 (2.75%) Hedge funds
15 18 (2.61%) Fintech
16 17 (2.46%) Physics
17 12 (1.74%) Reference Data
17 12 (1.74%) Virtual Team
18 9 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 106 (15.36%) Unix
2 77 (11.16%) Linux
3 30 (4.35%) Windows
4 8 (1.16%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.87%) Solaris
6 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Android
7 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (14.49%) Business Analysis
3 96 (13.91%) Multithreading
4 91 (13.19%) Risk Management
5 84 (12.17%) OO
6 75 (10.87%) TDD
7 63 (9.13%) Project Management
8 56 (8.12%) Asset Management
9 53 (7.68%) Scrum
10 52 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (7.39%) Analytics
12 49 (7.10%) Software Engineering
13 45 (6.52%) SDLC
13 45 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 43 (6.23%) Electronic Trading
15 40 (5.80%) Change Management
16 37 (5.36%) Configuration Management
17 35 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (4.93%) OOD
19 33 (4.78%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 155 (22.46%) Java
2 147 (21.30%) C#
3 146 (21.16%) SQL
4 92 (13.33%) C++
5 62 (8.99%) Python
6 60 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 42 (6.09%) C
8 36 (5.22%) Scala
9 25 (3.62%) Perl
10 17 (2.46%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.32%) TypeScript
12 15 (2.17%) VBA
13 13 (1.88%) Haskell
13 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 13 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.45%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.16%) VB
17 6 (0.87%) Ada
18 5 (0.72%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 51 (7.39%) Degree
2 20 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.45%) PhD
5 6 (0.87%) ISEB
6 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.29%) CFA
7 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.14%) MBA
8 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (12.32%) MiFID
2 39 (5.65%) QA
3 28 (4.06%) EMIR
4 21 (3.04%) Dodd-Frank
5 12 (1.74%) SLA
6 4 (0.58%) GAAP
7 3 (0.43%) Basel III
7 3 (0.43%) FATCA
8 2 (0.29%) Basel II
8 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (0.87%) Docker
2 4 (0.58%) NFS
3 3 (0.43%) Samba
3 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (1.59%) Control-M
2 6 (0.87%) Puppet
3 5 (0.72%) Nagios
3 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.43%) OpenView
4 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (0.43%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.29%) Ansible
5 2 (0.29%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.14%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (8.26%) Oracle
2 36 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.07%) Murex
4 20 (2.90%) TIBCO
5 17 (2.46%) Sybase
6 14 (2.03%) Bloomberg
7 13 (1.88%) Calypso
7 13 (1.88%) Sophis
8 12 (1.74%) ION Trading
9 11 (1.59%) Reuters
10 8 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.16%) Fidessa
11 7 (1.01%) Informatica
11 7 (1.01%) SmartStream
12 5 (0.72%) Charles River
12 5 (0.72%) HP
12 5 (0.72%) IBM
12 5 (0.72%) SimCorp
12 5 (0.72%) Sun
13 4 (0.58%) DataSynapse
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