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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Equities
UK / England
Rank 297 268 330
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +62
Contract jobs citing Equities 308 374 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.82% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 2.46% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 293 216
Median daily rate £550 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £501
% change year-on-year
-3.66% -25.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £105.00
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
13546 15182 14890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.67% 33.25% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8706 9735 9485
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 637 608
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 -36 306 £550 -5.57% 59
North West - 2 - -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 343 (57.17%) Finance
2 254 (42.33%) Front Office
3 249 (41.50%) Banking
4 238 (39.67%) Fixed Income
5 198 (33.00%) Derivative
6 174 (29.00%) Investment Banking
7 172 (28.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 163 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
9 153 (25.50%) Java
10 147 (24.50%) SQL
11 106 (17.67%) Asset Management
12 101 (16.83%) MiFID
13 98 (16.33%) Unix
14 96 (16.00%) Linux
15 80 (13.33%) C#
16 79 (13.17%) Project Management
17 77 (12.83%) Multithreading
17 77 (12.83%) Business Analysis
18 75 (12.50%) Financial Institution
19 68 (11.33%) Risk Management
20 65 (10.83%) C++
21 63 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
22 61 (10.17%) FIX Protocol
23 60 (10.00%) Back Office
24 58 (9.67%) Retail
25 56 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
25 56 (9.33%) SQL Server
26 55 (9.17%) Data Management
26 55 (9.17%) Equity Derivative
27 53 (8.83%) Scrum

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 18 (3.00%) Apache Spark
2 17 (2.83%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 5 (0.83%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.67%) Confluence
6 3 (0.50%) Apache
6 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.33%) Jetty
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.33%) SAS
7 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.00%) MS Office
5 5 (0.83%) MS Project
5 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.33%) InVision
6 2 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.83%) thinkFolio
2 8 (1.33%) SimCorp Dimension
3 6 (1.00%) Minerva
4 4 (0.67%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.67%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.67%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.50%) Sonata
6 2 (0.33%) Global One
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.33%) SunGard APT
6 2 (0.33%) Tesseract
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) RMDS
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.50%) Office 365
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.50%) Network Security
2 8 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.17%) Firewall
3 7 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.17%) Multicast
3 7 (1.17%) tcpdump
4 6 (1.00%) DSL
5 4 (0.67%) Intranet
5 4 (0.67%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.50%) FTP
6 3 (0.50%) ISDN
6 3 (0.50%) Skype
6 3 (0.50%) VPN
7 2 (0.33%) HTTP
8 1 (0.17%) CTI
8 1 (0.17%) DWDM
8 1 (0.17%) Internet
8 1 (0.17%) LAN
8 1 (0.17%) MPLS
8 1 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.83%) Big Data
3 30 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 23 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 21 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.83%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (2.67%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.33%) KDB
9 14 (2.33%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.67%) Tick Data
12 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.17%) Couchbase
14 6 (1.00%) Data Lake
15 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 35 (5.83%) JIRA
2 23 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.17%) Selenium
5 12 (2.00%) Subversion
6 11 (1.83%) gulp
7 9 (1.50%) Maven
7 9 (1.50%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.33%) HP UFT
8 8 (1.33%) Mocha
9 7 (1.17%) Bower
9 7 (1.17%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (1.17%) Protractor
9 7 (1.17%) Sinon.JS
10 6 (1.00%) Gradle
10 6 (1.00%) JUnit
11 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (0.67%) Grunt
12 4 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 343 (57.17%) Finance
2 254 (42.33%) Front Office
3 249 (41.50%) Banking
4 174 (29.00%) Investment Banking
5 75 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 60 (10.00%) Back Office
7 58 (9.67%) Retail
8 34 (5.67%) Legal
9 10 (1.67%) Publishing
10 9 (1.50%) Prime Brokerage
11 8 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (1.17%) Marketing
13 4 (0.67%) German Language
14 3 (0.50%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.50%) Law
14 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.33%) Games
15 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
16 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.17%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 246 (41.00%) Analyst
2 220 (36.67%) Developer
3 164 (27.33%) Business Analyst
4 106 (17.67%) Java Developer
5 59 (9.83%) MiFID Business Analyst
6 45 (7.50%) Front Office Developer
7 35 (5.83%) Senior Developer
8 32 (5.33%) Support Analyst
9 28 (4.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
9 28 (4.67%) Project Manager
9 28 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
10 25 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
10 25 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 25 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
11 24 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
12 23 (3.83%) C++ Developer
13 21 (3.50%) IT Analyst
14 20 (3.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
15 19 (3.17%) IT Business Analyst
16 18 (3.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (10.17%) FIX Protocol
2 48 (8.00%) .NET
3 37 (6.17%) HTML
4 27 (4.50%) AngularJS
4 27 (4.50%) HTML5
5 24 (4.00%) Middleware
6 23 (3.83%) XML
7 21 (3.50%) Spring
8 17 (2.83%) JMS
9 16 (2.67%) WPF
10 15 (2.50%) CSS
11 14 (2.33%) RESTful
12 13 (2.17%) .NET Framework
12 13 (2.17%) FpML
12 13 (2.17%) jQuery
13 11 (1.83%) CSS3
14 10 (1.67%) ASP.NET
14 10 (1.67%) XSLT
15 9 (1.50%) Hibernate
15 9 (1.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 238 (39.67%) Fixed Income
2 198 (33.00%) Derivative
3 172 (28.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 63 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (9.17%) Equity Derivative
6 49 (8.17%) Fintech
7 26 (4.33%) Management Information System
7 26 (4.33%) Market Risk
7 26 (4.33%) Mathematics
8 24 (4.00%) Computer Science
9 21 (3.50%) Reference Data
10 20 (3.33%) Virtual Team
11 19 (3.17%) OTC Derivatives
12 16 (2.67%) Algorithms
12 16 (2.67%) Data Structures
13 14 (2.33%) User Experience
14 13 (2.17%) Hedge funds
15 11 (1.83%) Data Centre
16 10 (1.67%) N-Tier
17 9 (1.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 98 (16.33%) Unix
2 96 (16.00%) Linux
3 46 (7.67%) Windows
4 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.33%) SUSE
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (17.67%) Asset Management
3 79 (13.17%) Project Management
4 77 (12.83%) Business Analysis
4 77 (12.83%) Multithreading
5 68 (11.33%) Risk Management
6 56 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (9.17%) Data Management
8 53 (8.83%) Scrum
9 48 (8.00%) Electronic Trading
9 48 (8.00%) Low Latency
9 48 (8.00%) SDLC
10 47 (7.83%) Analytics
11 46 (7.67%) OO
12 42 (7.00%) Investment Management
12 42 (7.00%) TDD
13 37 (6.17%) Test Scripting
14 33 (5.50%) GAP Analysis
15 31 (5.17%) Change Management
16 28 (4.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 153 (25.50%) Java
2 147 (24.50%) SQL
3 80 (13.33%) C#
4 65 (10.83%) C++
5 34 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 30 (5.00%) Perl
7 26 (4.33%) Scala
8 24 (4.00%) Python
9 22 (3.67%) C
10 21 (3.50%) Shell Script
11 18 (3.00%) VBA
12 14 (2.33%) Haskell
13 12 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.33%) R
15 7 (1.17%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.83%) Clojure
17 5 (0.83%) Ruby
18 4 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (8.00%) Degree
2 19 (3.17%) ISEB
3 11 (1.83%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.67%) CISSP
5 8 (1.33%) CISM
6 7 (1.17%) CNA
6 7 (1.17%) GCIA
6 7 (1.17%) GCIH
6 7 (1.17%) GIAC
6 7 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (1.17%) Novell Certification
6 7 (1.17%) SANS
7 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.50%) CISA
8 3 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.33%) ACCA
9 2 (0.33%) CIMA
9 2 (0.33%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) CCNP
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (16.83%) MiFID
2 52 (8.67%) QA
3 27 (4.50%) EMIR
4 19 (3.17%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (2.33%) SLA
6 10 (1.67%) COBIT
7 6 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.67%) Basel III
8 4 (0.67%) GAAP
9 3 (0.50%) FATCA
10 2 (0.33%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.17%) Basel II
11 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.17%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.17%) Docker
3 3 (0.50%) HDFS
4 2 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.50%) ITRS Geneos
3 8 (1.33%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 7 (1.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 5 (0.83%) Ansible
5 5 (0.83%) Puppet
6 4 (0.67%) Control-M
7 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.17%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.17%) Kibana
8 1 (0.17%) logstash
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 52 (8.67%) Sybase
2 51 (8.50%) Oracle
3 49 (8.17%) Fidessa
4 46 (7.67%) Microsoft
5 23 (3.83%) Bloomberg
6 13 (2.17%) Reuters
7 10 (1.67%) Tableau
7 10 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 9 (1.50%) Informatica
8 9 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.50%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.33%) SimCorp
10 7 (1.17%) Sun
11 6 (1.00%) ION Trading
11 6 (1.00%) Murex
12 5 (0.83%) Charles River
12 5 (0.83%) Cisco
12 5 (0.83%) Google
13 4 (0.67%) IBM
13 4 (0.67%) Serena
City, London
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £620.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 4 days ago