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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Derivatives
UK / England
Rank 254 235 176
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -59
Contract jobs citing Derivative 382 481 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 1.01% 1.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% 3.24% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 363 496
Median daily rate £600 £565 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £396 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £313 £475
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
13065 14836 14550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.20% 31.11% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8468 9727 9075
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 515 540 601
Median hourly rate £20.25 £21.50 £18.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% +18.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -12 375 £600 +2.12% 70
North West +28 6 £500 -
West Midlands +5 1 - -
Derivative
UK

Derivative
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 405 (51.14%) Finance
2 359 (45.33%) Front Office
3 321 (40.53%) Banking
4 232 (29.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 231 (29.17%) Fixed Income
6 215 (27.15%) Java
7 209 (26.39%) Equities
8 200 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
9 189 (23.86%) Investment Banking
10 181 (22.85%) SQL
11 147 (18.56%) C#
12 139 (17.55%) MiFID
13 134 (16.92%) Equity Derivative
14 117 (14.77%) Unix
15 113 (14.27%) Multithreading
16 105 (13.26%) Business Analysis
17 92 (11.62%) C++
18 90 (11.36%) OTC Derivatives
19 89 (11.24%) Risk Management
20 86 (10.86%) OO
21 81 (10.23%) Back Office
22 76 (9.60%) Oracle
22 76 (9.60%) TDD
23 72 (9.09%) .NET
24 71 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
25 70 (8.84%) Linux
26 69 (8.71%) Degree
27 68 (8.59%) HTML
28 66 (8.33%) Scrum
29 65 (8.21%) Project Management

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 22 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 8 (1.01%) Confluence
2 8 (1.01%) IIS
3 7 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (0.88%) Tomcat
4 6 (0.76%) Apache Pig
4 6 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (0.76%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.63%) Apache
5 5 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.51%) DataSynapse
6 4 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.25%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.25%) SAS
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 33 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.76%) MS Project
5 4 (0.51%) LaTeX
6 3 (0.38%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.38%) Doxygen
6 3 (0.38%) MS Office
6 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (3.03%) Summit
2 11 (1.39%) thinkFolio
3 7 (0.88%) RMDS
4 6 (0.76%) Orchestrade
5 4 (0.51%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.51%) Sophis RISQUE
6 3 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.25%) Global One
7 2 (0.25%) LatentZero
7 2 (0.25%) Minerva
7 2 (0.25%) Murex MxG2000
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.25%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.25%) SunGard APT
7 2 (0.25%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.13%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.13%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.13%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.13%) SunGard GMI
8 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.51%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.38%) DNS
2 3 (0.38%) LAN
2 3 (0.38%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (0.38%) WAN
3 2 (0.25%) LDAP
3 2 (0.25%) SAN
3 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.25%) VPN
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.13%) DHCP
4 1 (0.13%) DSL
4 1 (0.13%) FTP
4 1 (0.13%) IGMP
4 1 (0.13%) InfiniBand
4 1 (0.13%) Intranet
4 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 32 (4.04%) NoSQL
4 29 (3.66%) Hadoop
5 28 (3.54%) Big Data
6 23 (2.90%) DB2
7 19 (2.40%) KDB
8 16 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.77%) Data Mart
9 14 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.76%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.76%) MS Access
13 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.63%) Data Lake
15 4 (0.51%) HBase
15 4 (0.51%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (3.79%) Subversion
2 22 (2.78%) JIRA
3 19 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.52%) JUnit
5 12 (1.52%) Maven
5 12 (1.52%) NUnit
6 10 (1.26%) Ant
6 10 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (1.14%) GoogleTest
7 9 (1.14%) Hudson
8 8 (1.01%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.76%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.76%) CppUnit
9 6 (0.76%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.76%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.76%) webpack
10 5 (0.63%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.51%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 405 (51.14%) Finance
2 359 (45.33%) Front Office
3 321 (40.53%) Banking
4 189 (23.86%) Investment Banking
5 81 (10.23%) Back Office
6 25 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.77%) Legal
8 8 (1.01%) Prime Brokerage
8 8 (1.01%) Retail
9 6 (0.76%) French Language
9 6 (0.76%) Marketing
10 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.51%) Automotive
11 4 (0.51%) German Language
11 4 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
12 3 (0.38%) Law
13 2 (0.25%) Advertising
13 2 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 347 (43.81%) Developer
2 306 (38.64%) Analyst
3 223 (28.16%) Business Analyst
4 145 (18.31%) Java Developer
5 74 (9.34%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 64 (8.08%) Senior Developer
7 63 (7.95%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 62 (7.83%) C# Developer
9 52 (6.57%) Front Office Developer
10 49 (6.19%) Project Manager
11 46 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 42 (5.30%) C++ Developer
13 35 (4.42%) Front Office Business Analyst
14 32 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
15 29 (3.66%) Quantitative Developer
16 28 (3.54%) Risk Analyst
16 28 (3.54%) Senior Business Analyst
16 28 (3.54%) Support Analyst
17 27 (3.41%) IT Business Analyst
18 24 (3.03%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (9.09%) .NET
2 68 (8.59%) HTML
3 56 (7.07%) HTML5
4 53 (6.69%) Spring
5 50 (6.31%) FIX Protocol
6 47 (5.93%) XML
7 40 (5.05%) AngularJS
8 32 (4.04%) JMS
9 30 (3.79%) WPF
10 29 (3.66%) Middleware
11 24 (3.03%) CSS
12 20 (2.53%) FpML
13 18 (2.27%) WCF
14 17 (2.15%) Web Services
15 15 (1.89%) Murex MxML
16 14 (1.77%) RequireJS
16 14 (1.77%) RESTful
17 13 (1.64%) JSON
18 12 (1.52%) Hibernate
19 10 (1.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 232 (29.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 231 (29.17%) Fixed Income
3 209 (26.39%) Equities
4 134 (16.92%) Equity Derivative
5 90 (11.36%) OTC Derivatives
6 71 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (7.07%) Market Risk
8 53 (6.69%) Credit Derivative
9 52 (6.57%) Computer Science
10 28 (3.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 22 (2.78%) Algorithms
11 22 (2.78%) Fintech
12 20 (2.53%) Grid Computing
13 18 (2.27%) Reference Data
14 16 (2.02%) User Experience
15 15 (1.89%) Credit Risk
15 15 (1.89%) Data Structures
16 13 (1.64%) Hedge funds
17 12 (1.52%) Virtual Team
18 9 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (14.77%) Unix
2 70 (8.84%) Linux
3 28 (3.54%) Windows
4 10 (1.26%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.63%) Solaris
6 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.13%) Android
7 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (14.27%) Multithreading
3 105 (13.26%) Business Analysis
4 89 (11.24%) Risk Management
5 86 (10.86%) OO
6 76 (9.60%) TDD
7 66 (8.33%) Scrum
8 65 (8.21%) Project Management
9 64 (8.08%) Electronic Trading
9 64 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 62 (7.83%) Mathematics
11 61 (7.70%) Analytics
12 60 (7.58%) Asset Management
13 56 (7.07%) Change Management
14 52 (6.57%) SDLC
15 51 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
17 41 (5.18%) Investment Management
17 41 (5.18%) Low Latency
18 39 (4.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 215 (27.15%) Java
2 181 (22.85%) SQL
3 147 (18.56%) C#
4 92 (11.62%) C++
5 61 (7.70%) JavaScript
5 61 (7.70%) Python
6 50 (6.31%) Scala
7 47 (5.93%) Perl
8 32 (4.04%) C
9 25 (3.16%) Shell Script
10 22 (2.78%) VBA
11 18 (2.27%) T-SQL
12 17 (2.15%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.77%) TypeScript
14 12 (1.52%) Haskell
14 12 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.76%) ES6
15 6 (0.76%) R
16 5 (0.63%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (8.71%) Degree
2 11 (1.39%) PhD
3 10 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.88%) ISEB
6 6 (0.76%) CFA
7 4 (0.51%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.51%) MBA
8 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.38%) PMP
9 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) Brainbench
10 1 (0.13%) CAPM
10 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) IIBA
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (17.55%) MiFID
2 47 (5.93%) EMIR
3 38 (4.80%) QA
4 34 (4.29%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.88%) SLA
6 5 (0.63%) IFRS
7 4 (0.51%) Basel III
7 4 (0.51%) FATCA
8 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.38%) GAAP
8 3 (0.38%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.25%) Basel II
9 2 (0.25%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.13%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.13%) ISO20022
System Software
1 9 (1.14%) HDFS
2 4 (0.51%) Docker
3 3 (0.38%) NFS
4 2 (0.25%) Platform Symphony
4 2 (0.25%) Samba
4 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.14%) Control-M
2 6 (0.76%) TeamSite
3 4 (0.51%) Puppet
4 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.25%) Nagios
5 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.25%) OpenView
5 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.13%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (9.60%) Oracle
2 65 (8.21%) Murex
3 43 (5.43%) Sybase
4 35 (4.42%) Microsoft
5 26 (3.28%) TIBCO
6 24 (3.03%) Bloomberg
7 20 (2.53%) Fidessa
8 17 (2.15%) Charles River
8 17 (2.15%) Reuters
9 14 (1.77%) ION Trading
10 7 (0.88%) Calypso
10 7 (0.88%) SmartStream
11 6 (0.76%) IBM
11 6 (0.76%) Informatica
11 6 (0.76%) Sophis
12 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.63%) Perforce
13 4 (0.51%) HP
14 3 (0.38%) Adobe
14 3 (0.38%) Sun
London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £1,500 per day Any rate considered. 6 months + 6 months
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Cloudstream
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