The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Equities in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Equities over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 395 332 354
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +22
Contract jobs citing Equities 245 313 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.85% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 242 188
Median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Equities
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
16731 16900 15815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.51% 32.76% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10900 10826 9702
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £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 582 664 637
Median hourly rate £20.92 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -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 £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Equities
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Equities as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Equities Jobs Demand Trend in England

Equities
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Equities across the England region.

Equities Daily Rate Trend in England

Equities
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Equities across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Equities Daily Rate Histogram in England

Equities
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Equities across the England region.

Equities Hourly Rate Trend in England

Equities
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 Equities within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 -43 234 £600 +9.09% 45
South East - 10 £338 - 5
East of England - 1 £600 -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Equities 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 Equities.

1 298 (52.65%) Finance
2 272 (48.06%) Banking
3 229 (40.46%) Fixed Income
4 205 (36.22%) Front Office
5 195 (34.45%) Investment Banking
6 177 (31.27%) SQL
7 154 (27.21%) Derivative
8 141 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (24.91%) Java
9 137 (24.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 119 (21.02%) Unix
11 106 (18.73%) Asset Management
12 94 (16.61%) Financial Institution
13 93 (16.43%) C#
14 91 (16.08%) Retail
15 89 (15.72%) Linux
16 83 (14.66%) Project Management
17 78 (13.78%) Business Analysis
18 74 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (12.01%) FIX Protocol
19 68 (12.01%) Electronic Trading
20 67 (11.84%) Oracle
21 62 (10.95%) SQL Server
22 61 (10.78%) Windows
23 60 (10.60%) Multithreading
24 59 (10.42%) Low Latency
25 54 (9.54%) .NET
26 53 (9.36%) Perl
26 53 (9.36%) Shell Script
27 52 (9.19%) Risk Management

Equities
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 14 (2.47%) Confluence
1 14 (2.47%) Tomcat
2 11 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.41%) IIS
4 6 (1.06%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.06%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.88%) Mule
5 5 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.53%) CMS
6 3 (0.53%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.35%) JBoss
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.18%) Apache
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.18%) MS Project
3 14 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.41%) MS Office
5 7 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.35%) InVision
7 2 (0.35%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Sonata
2 6 (1.06%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.71%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.53%) Global One
4 3 (0.53%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.35%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.18%) Eikon
6 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.18%) Minerva
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.18%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) Trello
3 2 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.83%) Intranet
3 9 (1.59%) Firewall
4 6 (1.06%) Internet
4 6 (1.06%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.88%) DNS
5 5 (0.88%) Network Security
5 5 (0.88%) VPN
6 3 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.53%) LAN
6 3 (0.53%) Multicast
6 3 (0.53%) WAN
7 2 (0.35%) BGP
7 2 (0.35%) DWDM
7 2 (0.35%) HTTP
7 2 (0.35%) MPLS
7 2 (0.35%) NGN
7 2 (0.35%) SAN
7 2 (0.35%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.65%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (3.18%) KDB
6 17 (3.00%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.12%) Oracle Database
8 11 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.77%) Big Data
9 10 (1.77%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.88%) Data Mart
12 5 (0.88%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.88%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (6.36%) JIRA
2 28 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (3.18%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.65%) Subversion
5 13 (2.30%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.12%) Selenium
7 11 (1.94%) Bower
7 11 (1.94%) Grunt
7 11 (1.94%) JUnit
8 10 (1.77%) Maven
8 10 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (1.59%) gulp
10 8 (1.41%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (1.06%) NuGet
12 6 (1.06%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.88%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.88%) EasyMock
13 5 (0.88%) Mockito
General
1 298 (52.65%) Finance
2 272 (48.06%) Banking
3 205 (36.22%) Front Office
4 195 (34.45%) Investment Banking
5 94 (16.61%) Financial Institution
6 91 (16.08%) Retail
7 47 (8.30%) Back Office
8 18 (3.18%) Legal
9 16 (2.83%) Marketing
10 5 (0.88%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.35%) Advertising
11 2 (0.35%) French Language
11 2 (0.35%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 230 (40.64%) Analyst
2 201 (35.51%) Developer
3 111 (19.61%) Business Analyst
4 56 (9.89%) Java Developer
5 51 (9.01%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.54%) Senior Developer
7 36 (6.36%) C# Developer
7 36 (6.36%) Support Analyst
8 35 (6.18%) Applications Support
9 32 (5.65%) Front Office Developer
10 28 (4.95%) Banking Analyst
11 26 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
11 26 (4.59%) Test Analyst
12 24 (4.24%) Analyst Developer
12 24 (4.24%) IT Analyst
13 22 (3.89%) SQL Developer
14 21 (3.71%) Risk Analyst
15 20 (3.53%) Business IT Analyst
15 20 (3.53%) IT Business Analyst
16 16 (2.83%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.01%) FIX Protocol
2 54 (9.54%) .NET
3 42 (7.42%) HTML
4 28 (4.95%) XML
5 25 (4.42%) AngularJS
5 25 (4.42%) HTML5
6 23 (4.06%) WPF
7 21 (3.71%) Middleware
8 20 (3.53%) CSS
9 14 (2.47%) ASP.NET
9 14 (2.47%) JMS
9 14 (2.47%) Spring
9 14 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (1.94%) Hibernate
10 11 (1.94%) J2EE
10 11 (1.94%) Reactive Extensions
11 10 (1.77%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.77%) WCF
11 10 (1.77%) Web Services
11 10 (1.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 229 (40.46%) Fixed Income
2 154 (27.21%) Derivative
3 137 (24.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 74 (13.07%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (6.89%) Equity Derivative
6 34 (6.01%) Management Information System
7 23 (4.06%) Data Centre
8 19 (3.36%) Market Risk
9 16 (2.83%) Credit Risk
10 15 (2.65%) Computer Science
10 15 (2.65%) User Experience
11 14 (2.47%) Reference Data
12 12 (2.12%) Fintech
12 12 (2.12%) OTC Derivatives
13 11 (1.94%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.94%) SWIFT
14 10 (1.77%) N-Tier
15 9 (1.59%) Hedge funds
15 9 (1.59%) Statistics
16 8 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 119 (21.02%) Unix
2 89 (15.72%) Linux
3 61 (10.78%) Windows
4 23 (4.06%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.59%) Solaris
7 8 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (18.73%) Asset Management
3 83 (14.66%) Project Management
4 78 (13.78%) Business Analysis
5 68 (12.01%) Electronic Trading
6 60 (10.60%) Multithreading
7 59 (10.42%) Low Latency
8 52 (9.19%) Risk Management
9 51 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
10 47 (8.30%) Data Analysis
11 46 (8.13%) SDLC
12 44 (7.77%) Analytics
13 33 (5.83%) Data Modelling
13 33 (5.83%) TDD
14 31 (5.48%) Scrum
15 29 (5.12%) Algorithmic Trading
15 29 (5.12%) Investment Management
15 29 (5.12%) Software Engineering
16 28 (4.95%) CRM
16 28 (4.95%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 177 (31.27%) SQL
2 141 (24.91%) Java
3 93 (16.43%) C#
4 53 (9.36%) Perl
4 53 (9.36%) Shell Script
5 41 (7.24%) JavaScript
6 33 (5.83%) C++
6 33 (5.83%) Python
7 21 (3.71%) VB
8 20 (3.53%) Bash Shell
9 18 (3.18%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.18%) Scala
10 15 (2.65%) Tcl
11 14 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.30%) VBA
13 10 (1.77%) MATLAB
14 9 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.24%) C
16 6 (1.06%) PHP
17 4 (0.71%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 33 (5.83%) Degree
2 14 (2.47%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (1.77%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.59%) ISEB
6 7 (1.24%) PMP
7 6 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.88%) APMP
9 4 (0.71%) CISM
9 4 (0.71%) CISSP
10 3 (0.53%) CCA
10 3 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.53%) CNA
10 3 (0.53%) GCIA
10 3 (0.53%) GCIH
10 3 (0.53%) GIAC
10 3 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.53%) Novell Certification
10 3 (0.53%) SANS
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.18%) QA
2 32 (5.65%) MiFID
3 13 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.59%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (1.59%) EMIR
4 9 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.88%) SAS 70
5 5 (0.88%) SLA
6 2 (0.35%) Basel III
6 2 (0.35%) COREP
6 2 (0.35%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.35%) FATCA
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.24%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.53%) XenApp
3 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) HDFS
4 1 (0.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 17 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.41%) Nagios
3 7 (1.24%) Control-M
4 5 (0.88%) Ansible
4 5 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.88%) Puppet
5 4 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.53%) AppDNA
6 3 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
8 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 67 (11.84%) Oracle
2 42 (7.42%) Fidessa
3 40 (7.07%) Sybase
4 39 (6.89%) Microsoft
5 26 (4.59%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.65%) Murex
7 12 (2.12%) Charles River
8 10 (1.77%) Informatica
8 10 (1.77%) Reuters
9 8 (1.41%) HP
9 8 (1.41%) Sophis
9 8 (1.41%) Tableau
10 7 (1.24%) Citrix
10 7 (1.24%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.24%) Serena
11 6 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.06%) SimCorp
11 6 (1.06%) Splunk
11 6 (1.06%) SunGard
11 6 (1.06%) VMware
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