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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 358 271 281
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +10
Contract jobs citing Equities 299 399 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.79% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 2.44% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 299 289
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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
16668 16333 16360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.70% 32.19% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10965 10044 10155
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 625 721
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.53 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -64 294 £550 - 56
South East - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £290 -
East of England - 1 £600 -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 338 (52.00%) Banking
2 319 (49.08%) Finance
3 267 (41.08%) Front Office
4 260 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 240 (36.92%) Fixed Income
6 203 (31.23%) SQL
7 201 (30.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 196 (30.15%) Java
9 189 (29.08%) Derivative
10 148 (22.77%) Unix
11 125 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (16.92%) C#
13 101 (15.54%) Linux
14 92 (14.15%) Multithreading
15 88 (13.54%) Low Latency
16 83 (12.77%) Electronic Trading
16 83 (12.77%) FIX Protocol
17 80 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
18 71 (10.92%) Project Management
19 65 (10.00%) Oracle
20 64 (9.85%) Perl
21 63 (9.69%) Windows
22 62 (9.54%) Business Analysis
23 61 (9.38%) SQL Server
24 59 (9.08%) Analytics
25 57 (8.77%) JavaScript
26 56 (8.62%) Sybase
27 55 (8.46%) Asset Management
28 52 (8.00%) Algorithmic Trading
29 51 (7.85%) 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 16 (2.46%) Tomcat
2 9 (1.38%) MQSeries
3 7 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 6 (0.92%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.77%) Confluence
5 5 (0.77%) Mule
5 5 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (0.62%) IIS
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.31%) Apache
7 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.31%) GemFire
7 2 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (4.77%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 16 (2.46%) MS Project
3 8 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.08%) MS Office
5 5 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.85%) Markit EDM
2 8 (1.23%) Front Arena
3 6 (0.92%) SimCorp Dimension
4 5 (0.77%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.46%) Eikon
5 3 (0.46%) Global One
6 2 (0.31%) IntelliMatch
6 2 (0.31%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.31%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.31%) Minerva
6 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
7 1 (0.15%) SunGard APT
7 1 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.15%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 1 (0.15%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.85%) Multicast
3 9 (1.38%) Firewall
4 5 (0.77%) Network Security
5 4 (0.62%) Internet
5 4 (0.62%) PuTTY
5 4 (0.62%) VPN
6 3 (0.46%) Intranet
6 3 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.31%) BGP
7 2 (0.31%) DWDM
7 2 (0.31%) HTTP
7 2 (0.31%) LAN
7 2 (0.31%) MPLS
7 2 (0.31%) NGN
7 2 (0.31%) Packet Switching
7 2 (0.31%) SAN
7 2 (0.31%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.31%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.69%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.15%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 11 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.54%) KDB
8 10 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.38%) Big Data
10 8 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.92%) DB2
11 6 (0.92%) Hazelcast
12 5 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (4.46%) JIRA
2 19 (2.92%) Maven
3 14 (2.15%) Subversion
4 13 (2.00%) JUnit
5 11 (1.69%) Selenium
6 10 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (1.23%) ClearCase
7 8 (1.23%) ClearQuest
7 8 (1.23%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.92%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.92%) HP UFT
8 6 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.92%) JMeter
8 6 (0.92%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.77%) EasyMock
9 5 (0.77%) Mockito
10 4 (0.62%) Bower
10 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.62%) Grunt
General
1 338 (52.00%) Banking
2 319 (49.08%) Finance
3 267 (41.08%) Front Office
4 260 (40.00%) Investment Banking
5 51 (7.85%) Financial Institution
6 36 (5.54%) Back Office
6 36 (5.54%) Retail
7 8 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
7 8 (1.23%) Legal
8 6 (0.92%) Marketing
9 5 (0.77%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (0.62%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.31%) Advertising
12 1 (0.15%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 278 (42.77%) Developer
2 226 (34.77%) Analyst
3 120 (18.46%) Business Analyst
4 117 (18.00%) Java Developer
5 54 (8.31%) Project Manager
6 51 (7.85%) Front Office Developer
7 45 (6.92%) Senior Developer
8 41 (6.31%) Support Analyst
9 38 (5.85%) C# Developer
10 35 (5.38%) Applications Support
11 34 (5.23%) IT Analyst
12 33 (5.08%) Business IT Analyst
12 33 (5.08%) IT Business Analyst
13 28 (4.31%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 27 (4.15%) Banking Analyst
15 25 (3.85%) SQL Developer
16 23 (3.54%) Risk Analyst
17 22 (3.38%) C++ Developer
17 22 (3.38%) SQL Analyst
18 19 (2.92%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (12.77%) FIX Protocol
2 51 (7.85%) HTML
3 40 (6.15%) .NET
4 36 (5.54%) XML
5 34 (5.23%) AngularJS
6 29 (4.46%) J2EE
7 24 (3.69%) Spring
8 22 (3.38%) HTML5
9 21 (3.23%) JMS
9 21 (3.23%) WPF
10 18 (2.77%) Hibernate
11 17 (2.62%) FpML
12 16 (2.46%) Middleware
13 12 (1.85%) JSON
14 11 (1.69%) REST
15 10 (1.54%) CSS
15 10 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (1.38%) .NET Framework
16 9 (1.38%) ASP.NET
16 9 (1.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 240 (36.92%) Fixed Income
2 201 (30.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 189 (29.08%) Derivative
4 80 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (6.31%) Equity Derivative
6 33 (5.08%) Data Structures
7 32 (4.92%) Fintech
8 26 (4.00%) Market Risk
9 23 (3.54%) Hedge funds
9 23 (3.54%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.77%) Computer Science
11 15 (2.31%) Credit Risk
12 13 (2.00%) Data Centre
13 12 (1.85%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.85%) Reference Data
14 10 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.54%) SWIFT
15 8 (1.23%) Mathematics
15 8 (1.23%) N-Tier
16 7 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 148 (22.77%) Unix
2 101 (15.54%) Linux
3 63 (9.69%) Windows
4 15 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.85%) Solaris
6 5 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.46%) AIX
7 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) SUSE
9 1 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (14.15%) Multithreading
3 88 (13.54%) Low Latency
4 83 (12.77%) Electronic Trading
5 71 (10.92%) Project Management
6 62 (9.54%) Business Analysis
7 59 (9.08%) Analytics
8 55 (8.46%) Asset Management
9 52 (8.00%) Algorithmic Trading
10 51 (7.85%) Risk Management
11 48 (7.38%) SDLC
12 43 (6.62%) Migration
13 40 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (5.38%) Data Management
14 35 (5.38%) TDD
15 33 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (4.92%) Data Analysis
17 28 (4.31%) Investment Management
17 28 (4.31%) Market Making
18 25 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 203 (31.23%) SQL
2 196 (30.15%) Java
3 110 (16.92%) C#
4 64 (9.85%) Perl
5 57 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 46 (7.08%) Shell Script
7 43 (6.62%) Python
8 34 (5.23%) C++
8 34 (5.23%) Scala
9 21 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 20 (3.08%) VBA
11 18 (2.77%) VB
12 15 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.31%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.54%) Tcl
14 7 (1.08%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.08%) R
15 6 (0.92%) PHP
16 5 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (7.69%) Degree
2 12 (1.85%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.77%) CISM
4 5 (0.77%) CISSP
4 5 (0.77%) PMP
5 3 (0.46%) APMP
5 3 (0.46%) CCA
5 3 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.46%) CNA
5 3 (0.46%) GCIA
5 3 (0.46%) GCIH
5 3 (0.46%) GIAC
5 3 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (0.46%) Novell Certification
5 3 (0.46%) PhD
5 3 (0.46%) SANS
6 2 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.69%) QA
2 43 (6.62%) MiFID
3 17 (2.62%) EMIR
4 14 (2.15%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.08%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.31%) Basel III
6 2 (0.31%) FATCA
6 2 (0.31%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) COREP
7 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.46%) Docker
1 3 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.46%) XenApp
2 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) NFS
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (1.85%) Control-M
2 10 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.62%) Nagios
4 4 (0.62%) Puppet
5 3 (0.46%) AppDNA
5 3 (0.46%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.31%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.31%) Kibana
6 2 (0.31%) logstash
7 1 (0.15%) Ansible
7 1 (0.15%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.15%) Foglight
7 1 (0.15%) OpenView
7 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (10.00%) Oracle
2 56 (8.62%) Sybase
3 48 (7.38%) Fidessa
4 29 (4.46%) Microsoft
5 22 (3.38%) Bloomberg
6 15 (2.31%) Reuters
7 13 (2.00%) TIBCO
8 12 (1.85%) Charles River
9 11 (1.69%) Informatica
9 11 (1.69%) Murex
10 10 (1.54%) DataSynapse
11 8 (1.23%) HP
12 7 (1.08%) Citrix
12 7 (1.08%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.92%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.92%) SimCorp
13 6 (0.92%) Trayport
13 6 (0.92%) VMware
14 5 (0.77%) Solace
14 5 (0.77%) Splunk
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quant Capital
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £800.00 - £1250.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago