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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 246 174 155
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -19
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 452 622 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 1.30% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 4.03% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 496 560
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£575 £550 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -1.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £376 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.19% -16.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
16559 15425 15918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.18% 32.14% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10463 9852 9532
Average daily rate £423 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 693 607 771
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -34 451 £575 +4.54% 116
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 416 (46.79%) Front Office
2 391 (43.98%) Banking
3 349 (39.26%) SQL
4 325 (36.56%) Finance
5 298 (33.52%) Derivative
6 266 (29.92%) Investment Banking
7 226 (25.42%) C#
8 225 (25.31%) Java
9 215 (24.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 201 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
11 167 (18.79%) UNIX
12 153 (17.21%) Oracle
13 143 (16.09%) C++
14 135 (15.19%) Multithreading
15 123 (13.84%) Equities
16 118 (13.27%) .NET
16 118 (13.27%) Low Latency
17 109 (12.26%) Linux
18 106 (11.92%) SQL Server
19 105 (11.81%) Python
20 104 (11.70%) Windows
21 96 (10.80%) XML
22 92 (10.35%) Electronic Trading
23 88 (9.90%) TIBCO
24 86 (9.67%) TDD
25 83 (9.34%) Asset Management
26 75 (8.44%) Degree
27 69 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
28 67 (7.54%) VBA
29 66 (7.42%) Sybase

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 18 (2.02%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (0.79%) Apache
3 6 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.45%) Confluence
5 3 (0.34%) JBoss
6 2 (0.22%) AquaLogic
6 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.22%) CMS
6 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.22%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.11%) Node.js
7 1 (0.11%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (0.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.11%) Jetty
Applications
1 45 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.25%) MS Project
3 12 (1.35%) MS Office
3 12 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) LaTeX
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 49 (5.51%) ION MarketView
2 20 (2.25%) RMDS
3 9 (1.01%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.79%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 6 (0.67%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.22%) 3000 Xtra
8 2 (0.22%) Global One
8 2 (0.22%) Summit
9 1 (0.11%) Sophis RISQUE
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.11%) LongView
9 1 (0.11%) Findur
9 1 (0.11%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.11%) Minerva
9 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.11%) Front Arena
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.15%) Firewall
2 21 (2.36%) Multicast
3 8 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.45%) DNS
4 4 (0.45%) Intranet
4 4 (0.45%) Network Security
4 4 (0.45%) HTTP
5 3 (0.34%) Internet
6 2 (0.22%) SSH
6 2 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.22%) SSL
6 2 (0.22%) SAN
6 2 (0.22%) LDAP
6 2 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.46%) KDB
6 13 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.35%) Data Mining
8 11 (1.24%) Big Data
9 10 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.90%) MS Access
12 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.67%) OLAP
14 5 (0.56%) QlikView
15 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (1.91%) Subversion
2 15 (1.69%) NUnit
3 13 (1.46%) JIRA
3 13 (1.46%) Selenium
4 12 (1.35%) FitNesse
4 12 (1.35%) JUnit
4 12 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.24%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.90%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
7 7 (0.79%) Maven
7 7 (0.79%) Jasmine
8 6 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.56%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.45%) jMock
10 4 (0.45%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (0.45%) Moq
10 4 (0.45%) Mockito
10 4 (0.45%) Grunt
General
1 416 (46.79%) Front Office
2 391 (43.98%) Banking
3 325 (36.56%) Finance
4 266 (29.92%) Investment Banking
5 46 (5.17%) Back Office
6 28 (3.15%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.01%) Legal
8 8 (0.90%) Retail
9 5 (0.56%) Games
10 4 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (0.45%) Publishing
11 3 (0.34%) Advertising
11 3 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Marketing
12 2 (0.22%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 424 (47.69%) Developer
2 245 (27.56%) Analyst
3 154 (17.32%) Java Developer
4 131 (14.74%) Business Analyst
5 104 (11.70%) C# Developer
6 58 (6.52%) C++ Developer
7 48 (5.40%) Senior Developer
8 47 (5.29%) Support Analyst
8 47 (5.29%) Project Manager
9 44 (4.95%) Applications Support
10 28 (3.15%) Front Office Developer
10 28 (3.15%) SQL Developer
11 25 (2.81%) Senior Java Developer
12 23 (2.59%) VBA Developer
12 23 (2.59%) Python Developer
13 22 (2.47%) Test Analyst
14 20 (2.25%) Data Analyst
14 20 (2.25%) Excel Developer
15 19 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
16 18 (2.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (13.27%) .NET
2 96 (10.80%) XML
3 61 (6.86%) WPF
4 55 (6.19%) Spring
5 50 (5.62%) Rendezvous
6 47 (5.29%) WCF
7 45 (5.06%) HTML
8 41 (4.61%) STL
9 38 (4.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 35 (3.94%) Middleware
11 28 (3.15%) HTML5
12 27 (3.04%) Hibernate
13 24 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
14 23 (2.59%) FpML
14 23 (2.59%) Web Services
15 18 (2.02%) WinForms
16 17 (1.91%) CSS
17 16 (1.80%) RESTful
18 15 (1.69%) ASP.NET
18 15 (1.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 298 (33.52%) Derivative
2 215 (24.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 123 (13.84%) Equities
4 69 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
5 61 (6.86%) Credit Derivative
6 37 (4.16%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 29 (3.26%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.26%) Credit Risk
8 29 (3.26%) Hedge funds
9 27 (3.04%) Reference Data
10 26 (2.92%) Equity Derivative
11 21 (2.36%) Mathematics
12 20 (2.25%) Market Risk
13 19 (2.14%) Grid Computing
14 11 (1.24%) Data Structures
15 9 (1.01%) Algorithms
16 8 (0.90%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.90%) Economics
17 7 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 167 (18.79%) UNIX
2 109 (12.26%) Linux
3 104 (11.70%) Windows
4 25 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.67%) Solaris
8 5 (0.56%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.22%) SUSE
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (15.19%) Multithreading
3 118 (13.27%) Low Latency
4 92 (10.35%) Electronic Trading
5 86 (9.67%) TDD
6 83 (9.34%) Asset Management
7 62 (6.97%) Business Analysis
8 59 (6.64%) Project Management
8 59 (6.64%) Risk Management
8 59 (6.64%) Analytics
9 47 (5.29%) OO
10 45 (5.06%) Data Analysis
11 44 (4.95%) Investment Management
12 42 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 41 (4.61%) E-Commerce
14 40 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (4.16%) Migration
16 35 (3.94%) Change Management
17 33 (3.71%) Unit Testing
18 29 (3.26%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 349 (39.26%) SQL
2 226 (25.42%) C#
3 225 (25.31%) Java
4 143 (16.09%) C++
5 105 (11.81%) Python
6 67 (7.54%) VBA
7 57 (6.41%) Perl
8 33 (3.71%) JavaScript
9 29 (3.26%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.14%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.57%) VC++
12 13 (1.46%) Scala
13 11 (1.24%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.12%) VB
15 9 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 8 (0.90%) C
17 7 (0.79%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.79%) Korn
18 6 (0.67%) Ruby
19 5 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 75 (8.44%) Degree
2 12 (1.35%) ISEB
3 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.45%) MCSE
4 4 (0.45%) PhD
4 4 (0.45%) CISSP
4 4 (0.45%) CFA
4 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.22%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.22%) GIAC
6 2 (0.22%) GCIA
6 2 (0.22%) CISA
6 2 (0.22%) MCP
6 2 (0.22%) CNA
6 2 (0.22%) Novell Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.11%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.26%) QA
2 21 (2.36%) EMIR
3 20 (2.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 13 (1.46%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.56%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.45%) Basel II
7 2 (0.22%) MiFID
7 2 (0.22%) UCITS
8 1 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 9 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 23 (2.59%) ITRS Geneos
2 19 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.67%) Control-M
4 4 (0.45%) BladeLogic
4 4 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.22%) SCCM
5 2 (0.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.22%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (0.22%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 153 (17.21%) Oracle
2 88 (9.90%) TIBCO
3 66 (7.42%) Sybase
4 58 (6.52%) ION Trading
5 56 (6.30%) Microsoft
6 44 (4.95%) Reuters
7 34 (3.82%) Bloomberg
8 26 (2.92%) Red Hat
9 25 (2.81%) MarketAxess
10 24 (2.70%) thinkFolio
11 22 (2.47%) eSpeed
12 21 (2.36%) Charles River
13 17 (1.91%) Tableau
14 16 (1.80%) Murex
15 11 (1.24%) HP
15 11 (1.24%) Tradeweb
16 10 (1.12%) GoldenSource
16 10 (1.12%) Calypso
17 8 (0.90%) Fidessa
17 8 (0.90%) Remedy
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £715 - £815 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Hatstand Ltd
Rate: £400-£500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago