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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 397 330 328
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -2
Contract jobs citing Equities 229 321 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 1.95% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 253 244
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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
16170 16454 16149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.42% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 10452 10041
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 607 652
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.91 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -47 220 £600 +6.66% 47
South East - 8 £375 - 3
East of England - 1 £600 -
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 283 (50.81%) Banking
2 277 (49.73%) Finance
3 217 (38.96%) Fixed Income
4 210 (37.70%) Front Office
5 207 (37.16%) Investment Banking
6 180 (32.32%) SQL
7 161 (28.90%) Derivative
8 154 (27.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 147 (26.39%) Java
10 130 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
11 128 (22.98%) Unix
12 101 (18.13%) C#
13 91 (16.34%) Linux
14 80 (14.36%) Asset Management
15 72 (12.93%) FIX Protocol
16 71 (12.75%) Project Management
17 70 (12.57%) Electronic Trading
18 68 (12.21%) Oracle
19 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
20 66 (11.85%) Financial Institution
21 64 (11.49%) Windows
21 64 (11.49%) Retail
21 64 (11.49%) Business Analysis
22 62 (11.13%) Multithreading
23 58 (10.41%) SQL Server
24 57 (10.23%) Low Latency
25 55 (9.87%) Perl
26 51 (9.16%) Risk Management
26 51 (9.16%) SDLC
27 49 (8.80%) .NET

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 13 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 12 (2.15%) Confluence
3 8 (1.44%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.26%) IIS
4 7 (1.26%) MQSeries
4 7 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.90%) Mule
6 5 (0.90%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.54%) CMS
7 3 (0.54%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.36%) JBoss
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.05%) MS Project
3 14 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.08%) MS Office
5 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.36%) Mathematica
6 2 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Markit EDM
1 6 (1.08%) Sonata
2 5 (0.90%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (0.72%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.54%) Global One
5 2 (0.36%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.36%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.18%) Eikon
6 1 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.18%) Minerva
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.18%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 1 (0.18%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.18%) SunGard APT
6 1 (0.18%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.18%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.59%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.33%) Intranet
3 9 (1.62%) Firewall
4 6 (1.08%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.90%) Internet
6 4 (0.72%) DNS
6 4 (0.72%) Network Security
7 3 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.54%) Multicast
7 3 (0.54%) VPN
8 2 (0.36%) BGP
8 2 (0.36%) HTTP
8 2 (0.36%) LAN
8 2 (0.36%) NGN
8 2 (0.36%) SAN
8 2 (0.36%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.36%) WAN
9 1 (0.18%) FCoE
9 1 (0.18%) Packet Switching
9 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.92%) Relational Database
3 25 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.05%) KDB
6 14 (2.51%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.80%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.08%) Big Data
12 6 (1.08%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.72%) Data Mart
14 4 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (6.46%) JIRA
2 18 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.51%) Subversion
4 12 (2.15%) Selenium
5 11 (1.97%) JUnit
5 11 (1.97%) Maven
6 10 (1.80%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.62%) Grunt
8 8 (1.44%) Bower
8 8 (1.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.26%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.08%) gulp
10 6 (1.08%) JMeter
10 6 (1.08%) LoadRunner
11 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.90%) EasyMock
11 5 (0.90%) Mockito
11 5 (0.90%) NuGet
General
1 283 (50.81%) Banking
2 277 (49.73%) Finance
3 210 (37.70%) Front Office
4 207 (37.16%) Investment Banking
5 66 (11.85%) Financial Institution
6 64 (11.49%) Retail
7 37 (6.64%) Back Office
8 12 (2.15%) Marketing
9 11 (1.97%) Legal
10 5 (0.90%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 220 (39.50%) Analyst
2 215 (38.60%) Developer
3 106 (19.03%) Business Analyst
4 67 (12.03%) Java Developer
5 48 (8.62%) Project Manager
6 41 (7.36%) Senior Developer
7 39 (7.00%) Front Office Developer
8 38 (6.82%) Support Analyst
9 35 (6.28%) C# Developer
10 34 (6.10%) Applications Support
11 26 (4.67%) Banking Analyst
11 26 (4.67%) IT Analyst
12 24 (4.31%) Test Analyst
13 23 (4.13%) Business IT Analyst
13 23 (4.13%) IT Business Analyst
13 23 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (4.13%) SQL Developer
14 20 (3.59%) Risk Analyst
15 19 (3.41%) Analyst Developer
15 19 (3.41%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (12.93%) FIX Protocol
2 49 (8.80%) .NET
3 46 (8.26%) HTML
4 32 (5.75%) XML
5 30 (5.39%) AngularJS
6 24 (4.31%) HTML5
6 24 (4.31%) WPF
7 18 (3.23%) CSS
8 17 (3.05%) Middleware
9 16 (2.87%) JMS
10 15 (2.69%) Spring
11 14 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 12 (2.15%) J2EE
13 11 (1.97%) .NET Framework
13 11 (1.97%) Hibernate
13 11 (1.97%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (1.80%) JSON
14 10 (1.80%) Reactive Extensions
14 10 (1.80%) REST
15 9 (1.62%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 217 (38.96%) Fixed Income
2 161 (28.90%) Derivative
3 154 (27.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 67 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (7.36%) Equity Derivative
6 25 (4.49%) Management Information System
7 22 (3.95%) Data Centre
8 18 (3.23%) Market Risk
9 16 (2.87%) Credit Risk
10 15 (2.69%) User Experience
11 14 (2.51%) Hedge funds
12 13 (2.33%) Computer Science
12 13 (2.33%) Reference Data
13 12 (2.15%) SWIFT
14 11 (1.97%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.97%) OTC Derivatives
15 10 (1.80%) Virtual Team
16 9 (1.62%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.62%) Fintech
16 9 (1.62%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 128 (22.98%) Unix
2 91 (16.34%) Linux
3 64 (11.49%) Windows
4 23 (4.13%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.97%) Solaris
6 9 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (14.36%) Asset Management
3 71 (12.75%) Project Management
4 70 (12.57%) Electronic Trading
5 64 (11.49%) Business Analysis
6 62 (11.13%) Multithreading
7 57 (10.23%) Low Latency
8 51 (9.16%) Risk Management
8 51 (9.16%) SDLC
9 47 (8.44%) Analytics
10 44 (7.90%) Data Analysis
11 43 (7.72%) User Acceptance Testing
12 34 (6.10%) Algorithmic Trading
12 34 (6.10%) TDD
13 33 (5.92%) Migration
14 29 (5.21%) Data Modelling
14 29 (5.21%) Investment Management
15 25 (4.49%) CRM
15 25 (4.49%) ITIL
16 24 (4.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 180 (32.32%) SQL
2 147 (26.39%) Java
3 101 (18.13%) C#
4 55 (9.87%) Perl
5 46 (8.26%) JavaScript
6 44 (7.90%) Shell Script
7 36 (6.46%) C++
8 32 (5.75%) Python
9 26 (4.67%) Scala
10 20 (3.59%) VB
11 19 (3.41%) Bash Shell
12 17 (3.05%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.51%) VBA
14 13 (2.33%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.33%) Tcl
15 12 (2.15%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.80%) MATLAB
17 9 (1.62%) C
18 6 (1.08%) PHP
19 5 (0.90%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 34 (6.10%) Degree
2 11 (1.97%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.08%) ISEB
6 5 (0.90%) PMP
7 4 (0.72%) CISM
7 4 (0.72%) CISSP
8 3 (0.54%) APMP
8 3 (0.54%) CCA
8 3 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.54%) CNA
8 3 (0.54%) GCIA
8 3 (0.54%) GCIH
8 3 (0.54%) GIAC
8 3 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (0.54%) Novell Certification
8 3 (0.54%) SANS
9 2 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.82%) QA
2 26 (4.67%) MiFID
3 9 (1.62%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.44%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (1.44%) EMIR
5 6 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.54%) Basel III
7 2 (0.36%) COREP
7 2 (0.36%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.36%) FATCA
7 2 (0.36%) SAS 70
7 2 (0.36%) SLA
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.08%) Docker
2 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.54%) XenApp
3 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) NFS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (2.69%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.44%) Control-M
3 7 (1.26%) Nagios
4 4 (0.72%) Ansible
4 4 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.72%) Puppet
4 4 (0.72%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.54%) AppDNA
5 3 (0.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (12.21%) Oracle
2 46 (8.26%) Sybase
3 41 (7.36%) Fidessa
4 33 (5.92%) Microsoft
5 23 (4.13%) Bloomberg
6 14 (2.51%) Murex
7 12 (2.15%) Reuters
8 10 (1.80%) Charles River
8 10 (1.80%) Informatica
9 7 (1.26%) Citrix
9 7 (1.26%) HP
9 7 (1.26%) TIBCO
10 6 (1.08%) DevExpress
10 6 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.08%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.08%) Sophis
10 6 (1.08%) Trayport
10 6 (1.08%) VMware
11 5 (0.90%) Solace
11 5 (0.90%) Splunk
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £100 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £650 to £675 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £550 - 650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago