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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Equities
Rank 398 363 365
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +2
Contract jobs citing Equities 240 307 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.76% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 231 181
Median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £725 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
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
16591 17417 17046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.53% 32.92% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10812 11123 10328
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 693 730
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.00 £18.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +7.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -39 229 £579 +4.00% 69
South East - 11 £336 - 1
Equities
UK

Equities
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 254 (52.92%) Finance
2 205 (42.71%) Banking
3 201 (41.88%) Fixed Income
4 172 (35.83%) Front Office
5 149 (31.04%) Investment Banking
6 141 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (26.88%) SQL
8 118 (24.58%) Java
9 112 (23.33%) Asset Management
10 110 (22.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 109 (22.71%) Derivative
12 107 (22.29%) Financial Institution
13 98 (20.42%) Retail
14 89 (18.54%) Unix
15 81 (16.88%) Business Analysis
16 79 (16.46%) C#
17 76 (15.83%) Project Management
18 65 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
19 61 (12.71%) Linux
20 54 (11.25%) SQL Server
21 52 (10.83%) Oracle
22 49 (10.21%) .NET
22 49 (10.21%) Multithreading
23 48 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
23 48 (10.00%) Risk Management
24 47 (9.79%) Electronic Trading
25 46 (9.58%) FIX Protocol
26 44 (9.17%) Data Analysis
26 44 (9.17%) Low Latency
27 43 (8.96%) Analytics

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 (2.71%) Confluence
2 12 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 12 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.88%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.25%) IIS
6 3 (0.63%) Apache
6 3 (0.63%) CMS
6 3 (0.63%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.42%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (2.71%) MS Project
4 8 (1.67%) MS Office
5 7 (1.46%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.83%) InVision
6 4 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Sonata
2 4 (0.83%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.83%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.42%) Global One
3 2 (0.42%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.21%) Eikon
4 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 4 (0.83%) Trello
3 3 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.96%) Intranet
2 15 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.46%) Internet
4 5 (1.04%) DNS
4 5 (1.04%) Firewall
4 5 (1.04%) Network Security
5 3 (0.63%) FTP
5 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.63%) LAN
5 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.63%) VPN
5 3 (0.63%) WAN
6 2 (0.42%) BGP
6 2 (0.42%) DWDM
6 2 (0.42%) MPLS
6 2 (0.42%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.42%) Wireless
7 1 (0.21%) FCoE
7 1 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.38%) NoSQL
3 20 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 19 (3.96%) Big Data
4 19 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 15 (3.13%) KDB
9 14 (2.92%) Oracle Database
10 12 (2.50%) Kdb+
11 11 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (1.46%) Data Mart
15 5 (1.04%) Couchbase
15 5 (1.04%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.83%) QlikView
17 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 35 (7.29%) JIRA
2 32 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 15 (3.13%) Bower
5 14 (2.92%) Subversion
6 13 (2.71%) TeamCity
7 12 (2.50%) gulp
8 11 (2.29%) Selenium
9 10 (2.08%) Grunt
9 10 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (1.46%) Mocha
11 7 (1.46%) Sinon.JS
11 7 (1.46%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.25%) NuGet
13 5 (1.04%) JUnit
13 5 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (1.04%) Protractor
13 5 (1.04%) SonarQube
General
1 254 (52.92%) Finance
2 205 (42.71%) Banking
3 172 (35.83%) Front Office
4 149 (31.04%) Investment Banking
5 107 (22.29%) Financial Institution
6 98 (20.42%) Retail
7 42 (8.75%) Back Office
8 24 (5.00%) Legal
9 17 (3.54%) Marketing
10 4 (0.83%) Publishing
11 3 (0.63%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
12 2 (0.42%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.21%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 199 (41.46%) Analyst
2 166 (34.58%) Developer
3 104 (21.67%) Business Analyst
4 47 (9.79%) Java Developer
5 45 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 31 (6.46%) C# Developer
7 30 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
8 25 (5.21%) Senior Developer
9 23 (4.79%) Test Analyst
10 22 (4.58%) Front Office Developer
11 20 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
11 20 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
12 18 (3.75%) Support Analyst
13 16 (3.33%) IT Analyst
14 15 (3.13%) Applications Support
14 15 (3.13%) Data Analyst
14 15 (3.13%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
14 15 (3.13%) MiFID Business Analyst
14 15 (3.13%) Risk Analyst
14 15 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.21%) .NET
2 46 (9.58%) FIX Protocol
3 29 (6.04%) HTML
4 23 (4.79%) Middleware
4 23 (4.79%) XML
5 21 (4.38%) HTML5
5 21 (4.38%) WPF
6 20 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.33%) CSS
8 13 (2.71%) XSLT
9 10 (2.08%) Reactive Extensions
9 10 (2.08%) Spring
9 10 (2.08%) WCF
10 9 (1.88%) Web Services
11 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.67%) CSS3
11 8 (1.67%) IBM Integration Bus
11 8 (1.67%) LESS
11 8 (1.67%) Sass
11 8 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 201 (41.88%) Fixed Income
2 110 (22.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 109 (22.71%) Derivative
4 65 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
5 38 (7.92%) Equity Derivative
6 33 (6.88%) Management Information System
7 19 (3.96%) Data Centre
7 19 (3.96%) User Experience
8 17 (3.54%) Fintech
8 17 (3.54%) Market Risk
9 15 (3.13%) Computer Science
10 14 (2.92%) Mathematics
10 14 (2.92%) Reference Data
11 13 (2.71%) Credit Risk
12 11 (2.29%) OTC Derivatives
13 8 (1.67%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.67%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.67%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.67%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 89 (18.54%) Unix
2 61 (12.71%) Linux
3 36 (7.50%) Windows
4 17 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (23.33%) Asset Management
3 81 (16.88%) Business Analysis
4 76 (15.83%) Project Management
5 49 (10.21%) Multithreading
6 48 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 48 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 47 (9.79%) Electronic Trading
8 44 (9.17%) Data Analysis
8 44 (9.17%) Low Latency
9 43 (8.96%) Analytics
10 34 (7.08%) TDD
11 33 (6.88%) Scrum
12 30 (6.25%) Data Modelling
13 29 (6.04%) DevOps
13 29 (6.04%) SDLC
14 27 (5.63%) Algorithmic Trading
14 27 (5.63%) Change Management
14 27 (5.63%) Software Engineering
15 26 (5.42%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (26.88%) SQL
2 118 (24.58%) Java
3 79 (16.46%) C#
4 33 (6.88%) Perl
5 32 (6.67%) Shell Script
6 26 (5.42%) JavaScript
7 24 (5.00%) C++
8 22 (4.58%) Python
9 17 (3.54%) Scala
10 16 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.33%) VB
11 9 (1.88%) Tcl
12 8 (1.67%) C
12 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.46%) Haskell
14 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.04%) VBA
15 4 (0.83%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (7.50%) Degree
2 16 (3.33%) ISEB
3 14 (2.92%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.04%) APMP
6 5 (1.04%) CISM
6 5 (1.04%) CISSP
6 5 (1.04%) PMP
7 3 (0.63%) CNA
7 3 (0.63%) GCIA
7 3 (0.63%) GCIH
7 3 (0.63%) GIAC
7 3 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.63%) Novell Certification
7 3 (0.63%) SANS
8 2 (0.42%) CCNP
8 2 (0.42%) CISA
8 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.88%) MiFID
1 33 (6.88%) QA
2 12 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.04%) EMIR
5 5 (1.04%) SAS 70
5 5 (1.04%) SLA
6 2 (0.42%) Basel III
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) COREP
7 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.21%) GAAP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (1.88%) Docker
2 6 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.63%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.25%) Ansible
2 6 (1.25%) Puppet
3 5 (1.04%) Nagios
3 5 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.42%) Control-M
5 2 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.21%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.21%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.21%) Kibana
6 1 (0.21%) logstash
6 1 (0.21%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 52 (10.83%) Oracle
2 30 (6.25%) Fidessa
3 25 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.21%) Sybase
4 23 (4.79%) Bloomberg
5 15 (3.13%) Murex
6 13 (2.71%) Tableau
7 12 (2.50%) MicroStrategy
8 11 (2.29%) Charles River
9 9 (1.88%) Reuters
10 8 (1.67%) Serena
11 6 (1.25%) DevExpress
11 6 (1.25%) GoldenSource
11 6 (1.25%) Informatica
11 6 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.25%) Sophis
11 6 (1.25%) Splunk
12 5 (1.04%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.04%) HP
12 5 (1.04%) Solace
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