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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 255 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +11
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 416 471 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.01% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.72% 3.17% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 387 359
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£575 £575 £575
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
15290 14865 13381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.84% 31.74% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10003 9386 8026
Average daily rate £425 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 625 763
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.27 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -8 413 £575 - 67
South East - 3 £450 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 421 (48.17%) Front Office
2 379 (43.36%) Banking
3 364 (41.65%) SQL
4 318 (36.38%) Finance
5 282 (32.27%) Derivative
6 244 (27.92%) C#
7 237 (27.12%) Java
7 237 (27.12%) Investment Banking
8 195 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
9 192 (21.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 166 (18.99%) Oracle
11 149 (17.05%) UNIX
12 139 (15.90%) Multithreading
13 138 (15.79%) C++
14 128 (14.65%) .NET
15 125 (14.30%) Equities
16 114 (13.04%) SQL Server
17 109 (12.47%) Electronic Trading
18 108 (12.36%) TDD
19 99 (11.33%) Low Latency
20 94 (10.76%) ION Trading
21 91 (10.41%) Windows
21 91 (10.41%) Python
22 89 (10.18%) XML
23 82 (9.38%) TIBCO
24 81 (9.27%) Linux
25 75 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
26 73 (8.35%) ION MarketView
27 71 (8.12%) WPF
28 69 (7.89%) Analytics

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (1.95%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (0.80%) Lightstreamer
3 4 (0.46%) WebLogic
3 4 (0.46%) Node.js
4 3 (0.34%) Apache
4 3 (0.34%) MTS
4 3 (0.34%) MQSeries
4 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.34%) Confluence
5 2 (0.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.23%) IIS
5 2 (0.23%) JBoss
5 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.11%) Documentum
6 1 (0.11%) FileNet
6 1 (0.11%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.40%) MS Project
3 14 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.69%) MS Office
5 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 73 (8.35%) ION MarketView
2 22 (2.52%) RMDS
3 8 (0.92%) LatentZero
3 8 (0.92%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.80%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 4 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
5 4 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.34%) Summit
7 2 (0.23%) Global One
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.11%) 3000 Xtra
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.11%) Findur
8 1 (0.11%) Tesseract
8 1 (0.11%) Minerva
8 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.11%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.11%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.37%) Firewall
2 10 (1.14%) Multicast
3 8 (0.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.69%) HTTP
5 4 (0.46%) DNS
6 3 (0.34%) Intranet
7 2 (0.23%) Internet
7 2 (0.23%) Network Security
7 2 (0.23%) SSH
7 2 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.23%) SSL
7 2 (0.23%) SAN
7 2 (0.23%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) FTP
8 1 (0.11%) LDAP
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) AMQP
8 1 (0.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.03%) Relational Database
3 21 (2.40%) KDB
4 16 (1.83%) Big Data
4 16 (1.83%) RDBMS
4 16 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.26%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (1.26%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.03%) OLAP
8 9 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.03%) MS Access
9 8 (0.92%) QlikView
9 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.46%) DB2
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (2.75%) JUnit
2 19 (2.17%) Mockito
3 18 (2.06%) Subversion
4 16 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.26%) NUnit
5 11 (1.26%) Selenium
5 11 (1.26%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.14%) TestNG
6 10 (1.14%) JIRA
7 9 (1.03%) Maven
8 8 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.92%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.80%) FitNesse
9 7 (0.80%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.80%) Jasmine
10 6 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (0.69%) Moq
11 5 (0.57%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.57%) jMock
11 5 (0.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 421 (48.17%) Front Office
2 379 (43.36%) Banking
3 318 (36.38%) Finance
4 237 (27.12%) Investment Banking
5 45 (5.15%) Back Office
6 28 (3.20%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.14%) Retail
8 7 (0.80%) Legal
9 6 (0.69%) Marketing
10 4 (0.46%) Games
11 3 (0.34%) Advertising
11 3 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 436 (49.89%) Developer
2 238 (27.23%) Analyst
3 161 (18.42%) Java Developer
4 120 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 108 (12.36%) Business Analyst
6 64 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 55 (6.29%) C++ Developer
8 52 (5.95%) Applications Support
9 51 (5.84%) Senior Developer
10 42 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 25 (2.86%) SQL Developer
11 25 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 24 (2.75%) Test Analyst
13 22 (2.52%) Front Office Developer
14 21 (2.40%) Data Analyst
15 20 (2.29%) VBA Developer
15 20 (2.29%) Excel Developer
16 18 (2.06%) Technical Leader
16 18 (2.06%) Applications Support Analyst
16 18 (2.06%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (14.65%) .NET
2 89 (10.18%) XML
3 71 (8.12%) WPF
4 61 (6.98%) WCF
5 53 (6.06%) FIX Protocol
5 53 (6.06%) HTML
6 48 (5.49%) Spring
7 39 (4.46%) Rendezvous
8 38 (4.35%) HTML5
9 37 (4.23%) Middleware
9 37 (4.23%) STL
10 34 (3.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 26 (2.97%) WinForms
12 25 (2.86%) Hibernate
13 22 (2.52%) CSS
14 21 (2.40%) Web Services
14 21 (2.40%) FpML
15 20 (2.29%) AngularJS
16 17 (1.95%) jQuery
17 15 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 282 (32.27%) Derivative
2 192 (21.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 125 (14.30%) Equities
4 75 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (7.67%) Credit Derivative
6 35 (4.00%) Credit Risk
7 33 (3.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 31 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 29 (3.32%) Computer Science
10 25 (2.86%) Hedge funds
11 24 (2.75%) Market Risk
12 23 (2.63%) Grid Computing
13 22 (2.52%) Reference Data
14 20 (2.29%) Mathematics
15 19 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
16 14 (1.60%) User Experience
17 12 (1.37%) SWIFT
18 11 (1.26%) Data Structures
19 8 (0.92%) Client/Server
20 7 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 149 (17.05%) UNIX
2 91 (10.41%) Windows
3 81 (9.27%) Linux
4 19 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 14 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (0.69%) Solaris
8 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.34%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.23%) SUSE
9 2 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (15.90%) Multithreading
3 109 (12.47%) Electronic Trading
4 108 (12.36%) TDD
5 99 (11.33%) Low Latency
6 69 (7.89%) Analytics
7 60 (6.86%) Business Analysis
8 58 (6.64%) Asset Management
8 58 (6.64%) OO
9 54 (6.18%) Risk Management
10 47 (5.38%) E-Commerce
11 45 (5.15%) Project Management
12 44 (5.03%) Data Analysis
13 42 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 39 (4.46%) ITIL
15 33 (3.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (3.66%) Data Modelling
17 30 (3.43%) Unit Testing
17 30 (3.43%) Investment Management
18 29 (3.32%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 364 (41.65%) SQL
2 244 (27.92%) C#
3 237 (27.12%) Java
4 138 (15.79%) C++
5 91 (10.41%) Python
6 54 (6.18%) VBA
7 47 (5.38%) Perl
8 39 (4.46%) JavaScript
9 33 (3.78%) PL/SQL
10 22 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.60%) VB
12 13 (1.49%) T-SQL
12 13 (1.49%) C
13 11 (1.26%) VC++
14 9 (1.03%) Scala
15 7 (0.80%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.80%) Ruby
16 6 (0.69%) Korn
17 4 (0.46%) C++/CLI
17 4 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 65 (7.44%) Degree
2 13 (1.49%) ISEB
3 5 (0.57%) PhD
4 4 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.23%) CFA
6 2 (0.23%) CISSP
6 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.23%) CNA
6 2 (0.23%) Novell Certification
6 2 (0.23%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.23%) GIAC
6 2 (0.23%) GCIA
7 1 (0.11%) MCP
7 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.11%) CIMA
7 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.43%) QA
2 12 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 12 (1.37%) Dodd-Frank
3 11 (1.26%) EMIR
4 5 (0.57%) MiFID
5 4 (0.46%) Basel II
6 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.23%) UCITS
7 2 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 7 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 22 (2.52%) ITRS Geneos
2 21 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.69%) Control-M
4 4 (0.46%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.23%) Puppet
5 2 (0.23%) Nagios
5 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.23%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 166 (18.99%) Oracle
2 94 (10.76%) ION Trading
3 82 (9.38%) TIBCO
4 63 (7.21%) Sybase
5 58 (6.64%) Microsoft
6 35 (4.00%) Bloomberg
7 29 (3.32%) Reuters
8 25 (2.86%) thinkFolio
9 18 (2.06%) Tableau
10 17 (1.95%) Tradeweb
10 17 (1.95%) Murex
11 16 (1.83%) MarketAxess
12 14 (1.60%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.37%) Charles River
14 11 (1.26%) eSpeed
14 11 (1.26%) Syncfusion
15 10 (1.14%) GoldenSource
15 10 (1.14%) Calypso
15 10 (1.14%) IBM
16 9 (1.03%) HP
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Hatstand Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 17 days ago
Henley on Thames + London
Required IT
Rate: £400-500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago