The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fixed Income in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 269 221 162
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -59
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 419 476 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.93% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.40% 2.83% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 391 558
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£575 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £448 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £390 £450
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -31.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - -
Fixed Income
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
17450 16830 16209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.45% 32.89% 33.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11159 10264 10007
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 674 709 656
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Fixed Income Jobs Demand Trend in England

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Fixed Income Daily Rate Trend in England

Fixed Income
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fixed Income across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Fixed Income Daily Rate Histogram in England

Fixed Income
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Fixed Income Hourly Rate Trend in England

Fixed Income
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -30 412 £575 - 94
South East - 4 £600 -
South West 0 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fixed Income also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fixed Income.

1 386 (47.25%) Finance
2 346 (42.35%) Banking
3 328 (40.15%) Front Office
4 291 (35.62%) Derivative
5 277 (33.90%) SQL
6 269 (32.93%) Investment Banking
7 230 (28.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 214 (26.19%) Equities
9 181 (22.15%) C#
10 176 (21.54%) Java
11 146 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (15.06%) .NET
13 120 (14.69%) C++
13 120 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
14 115 (14.08%) SQL Server
14 115 (14.08%) Business Analysis
15 114 (13.95%) Oracle
16 106 (12.97%) Asset Management
17 91 (11.14%) Risk Management
18 88 (10.77%) UNIX
19 80 (9.79%) Linux
19 80 (9.79%) Python
20 75 (9.18%) Microsoft
21 71 (8.69%) Project Management
22 68 (8.32%) Back Office
22 68 (8.32%) Windows
23 65 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
23 65 (7.96%) Degree
24 62 (7.59%) Electronic Trading
25 60 (7.34%) VBA

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Fixed Income also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fixed Income. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (2.69%) Apache
2 16 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
3 15 (1.84%) IIS
4 13 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.10%) MTS
6 7 (0.86%) nginx
7 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.24%) SAS
11 2 (0.24%) SmartSockets
11 2 (0.24%) Node.js
11 2 (0.24%) GemFire
11 2 (0.24%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.71%) MS Office
4 13 (1.59%) MS Project
5 6 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.37%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 37 (4.53%) thinkFolio
2 28 (3.43%) ION MarketView
3 17 (2.08%) LatentZero
4 13 (1.59%) Markit EDM
5 12 (1.47%) SimCorp Dimension
6 6 (0.73%) Sentinel
6 6 (0.73%) Front Arena
7 5 (0.61%) RMDS
7 5 (0.61%) HiPortfolio
7 5 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.49%) IntelliMatch
8 4 (0.49%) Tesseract
8 4 (0.49%) Minerva
9 2 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.24%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.12%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.12%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.16%) Firewall
2 13 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.35%) Internet
4 10 (1.22%) Multicast
5 8 (0.98%) VPN
5 8 (0.98%) HTTP
5 8 (0.98%) Kerberos
6 7 (0.86%) LAN
6 7 (0.86%) SSL
6 7 (0.86%) Intranet
7 5 (0.61%) WAN
8 3 (0.37%) LDAP
8 3 (0.37%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.16%) Oracle Database
3 32 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 16 (1.96%) MySQL
7 15 (1.84%) MS Access
7 15 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.10%) Big Data
12 8 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.73%) JasperReports
14 6 (0.73%) Data Mining
15 4 (0.49%) Spotfire
16 3 (0.37%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 36 (4.41%) Subversion
2 33 (4.04%) Git (software)
3 30 (3.67%) JIRA
4 23 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 21 (2.57%) Gradle
6 17 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 16 (1.96%) Ant
8 15 (1.84%) Maven
8 15 (1.84%) NUnit
9 13 (1.59%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.35%) MSBuild
11 10 (1.22%) Mercurial
12 7 (0.86%) Jasmine
12 7 (0.86%) JUnit
12 7 (0.86%) Grunt
13 6 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.61%) Selenium
14 5 (0.61%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.61%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.61%) ClearCase
General
1 386 (47.25%) Finance
2 346 (42.35%) Banking
3 328 (40.15%) Front Office
4 269 (32.93%) Investment Banking
5 68 (8.32%) Back Office
6 40 (4.90%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.57%) Legal
8 19 (2.33%) Retail
9 8 (0.98%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.37%) French Language
11 3 (0.37%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 323 (39.53%) Analyst
2 314 (38.43%) Developer
3 200 (24.48%) Business Analyst
4 95 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 62 (7.59%) Java Developer
6 52 (6.36%) C++ Developer
7 51 (6.24%) Applications Support
7 51 (6.24%) Project Manager
8 50 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 41 (5.02%) Support Analyst
10 39 (4.77%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (3.30%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
11 27 (3.30%) C++/C# Developer
12 26 (3.18%) Applications Support Analyst
13 25 (3.06%) Senior Business Analyst
14 24 (2.94%) Data Analyst
15 23 (2.82%) SQL Developer
16 22 (2.69%) Analyst Developer
17 21 (2.57%) WPF Developer
18 19 (2.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (15.06%) .NET
2 59 (7.22%) WPF
3 48 (5.88%) XML
4 47 (5.75%) WCF
5 39 (4.77%) FIX Protocol
5 39 (4.77%) Middleware
6 37 (4.53%) Web Services
7 23 (2.82%) HTML
8 21 (2.57%) RESTful
9 20 (2.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 20 (2.45%) STL
10 19 (2.33%) Rendezvous
11 18 (2.20%) WinForms
12 17 (2.08%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.96%) HTML5
14 15 (1.84%) FpML
15 14 (1.71%) Spring
16 13 (1.59%) ASP.NET
16 13 (1.59%) CSS
17 11 (1.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 291 (35.62%) Derivative
2 230 (28.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 214 (26.19%) Equities
4 120 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (5.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 35 (4.28%) Equity Derivative
7 23 (2.82%) Credit Derivative
8 22 (2.69%) Computer Science
9 21 (2.57%) Market Risk
10 20 (2.45%) Reference Data
11 19 (2.33%) Management Information System
11 19 (2.33%) Hedge funds
12 18 (2.20%) Credit Risk
12 18 (2.20%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.96%) Grid Computing
14 15 (1.84%) Contract for Difference
15 13 (1.59%) SWIFT
15 13 (1.59%) Data Structures
16 9 (1.10%) Swaptions
17 8 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 88 (10.77%) UNIX
2 80 (9.79%) Linux
3 68 (8.32%) Windows
4 18 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.37%) Solaris
5 3 (0.37%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.12%) VMS
6 1 (0.12%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.87%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (14.08%) Business Analysis
3 106 (12.97%) Asset Management
4 91 (11.14%) Risk Management
5 71 (8.69%) Project Management
6 65 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (7.59%) Electronic Trading
8 59 (7.22%) Multithreading
9 56 (6.85%) Investment Management
10 54 (6.61%) Analytics
11 50 (6.12%) OO
12 46 (5.63%) Low Latency
12 46 (5.63%) SDLC
13 44 (5.39%) TDD
14 41 (5.02%) Scrum
14 41 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
15 39 (4.77%) Change Management
15 39 (4.77%) Data Analysis
16 35 (4.28%) Data Modelling
17 33 (4.04%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 277 (33.90%) SQL
2 181 (22.15%) C#
3 176 (21.54%) Java
4 120 (14.69%) C++
5 80 (9.79%) Python
6 60 (7.34%) VBA
7 53 (6.49%) Perl
8 30 (3.67%) Scala
9 25 (3.06%) JavaScript
10 18 (2.20%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.47%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.35%) C
12 11 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.22%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.10%) PHP
14 9 (1.10%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.98%) VB
15 8 (0.98%) XAML
16 2 (0.24%) Korn
16 2 (0.24%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 65 (7.96%) Degree
2 10 (1.22%) ISEB
3 8 (0.98%) CISSP
3 8 (0.98%) CISA
3 8 (0.98%) CISM
4 7 (0.86%) CFA
5 6 (0.73%) PhD
6 5 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.61%) IIBA
6 5 (0.61%) CBAP
7 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.49%) PMP
8 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.24%) CIMA
8 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.24%) CRISC
9 1 (0.12%) ACCA
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.39%) QA
2 37 (4.53%) MiFID
2 37 (4.53%) EMIR
3 31 (3.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 11 (1.35%) Solvency II
5 8 (0.98%) COREP
6 7 (0.86%) CRD IV
7 6 (0.73%) AIFMD
7 6 (0.73%) FATCA
7 6 (0.73%) Basel III
8 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.37%) SLA
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.12%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 18 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
1 18 (2.20%) ITRS Geneos
2 13 (1.59%) BladeLogic
3 8 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
4 5 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.49%) Control-M
6 2 (0.24%) Puppet
6 2 (0.24%) Netcool
6 2 (0.24%) OpenView
6 2 (0.24%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 114 (13.95%) Oracle
2 75 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 47 (5.75%) Sybase
4 35 (4.28%) ION Trading
5 30 (3.67%) Bloomberg
5 30 (3.67%) Murex
6 27 (3.30%) TIBCO
7 25 (3.06%) HP
8 23 (2.82%) Charles River
9 18 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.71%) eSpeed
11 12 (1.47%) Reuters
11 12 (1.47%) SimCorp
12 11 (1.35%) Tradeweb
12 11 (1.35%) Splunk
13 10 (1.22%) CA
14 9 (1.10%) Fidessa
14 9 (1.10%) SunGard
15 7 (0.86%) MarketAxess
16 6 (0.73%) DevExpress
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