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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 209 217 148
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -69
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 485 436 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.95% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 3.01% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 363 501
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £148 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-57.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
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
14586 14503 12911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.58% 31.45% 31.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9093 8989 7897
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 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 590 721
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +13 480 £550 -5.78% 112
South East - 5 £450 - 6
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 426 (46.76%) Front Office
2 390 (42.81%) Banking
3 386 (42.37%) SQL
4 336 (36.88%) Finance
5 282 (30.95%) Derivative
6 236 (25.91%) Investment Banking
7 233 (25.58%) Java
8 216 (23.71%) C#
9 196 (21.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 170 (18.66%) Equities
11 169 (18.55%) UNIX
12 162 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
13 150 (16.47%) C++
14 149 (16.36%) Oracle
15 142 (15.59%) SQL Server
16 122 (13.39%) Multithreading
17 119 (13.06%) .NET
18 110 (12.07%) Electronic Trading
19 109 (11.96%) Windows
20 103 (11.31%) Linux
20 103 (11.31%) ION Trading
21 102 (11.20%) Python
22 89 (9.77%) Low Latency
23 88 (9.66%) TDD
24 86 (9.44%) ION MarketView
25 81 (8.89%) Business Analysis
26 80 (8.78%) Sybase
26 80 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
27 74 (8.12%) TIBCO
28 73 (8.01%) Asset Management

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (1.21%) Apache
2 10 (1.10%) Tomcat
2 10 (1.10%) IIS
3 8 (0.88%) MTS
3 8 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.88%) TIBCO EMS
4 7 (0.77%) Lightstreamer
5 6 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.44%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.44%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.33%) Node.js
8 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.22%) JBoss
8 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 52 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.98%) MS Project
3 12 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.66%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 86 (9.44%) ION MarketView
2 37 (4.06%) thinkFolio
3 18 (1.98%) RMDS
4 12 (1.32%) LatentZero
5 11 (1.21%) Markit EDM
6 6 (0.66%) Front Arena
7 4 (0.44%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 4 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.44%) Summit
7 4 (0.44%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (0.33%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.33%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.33%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.11%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.11%) Minerva
9 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.11%) Salerio
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.52%) Firewall
2 8 (0.88%) Multicast
2 8 (0.88%) HTTP
3 4 (0.44%) Intranet
3 4 (0.44%) FTP
4 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.22%) Internet
5 2 (0.22%) SSL
5 2 (0.22%) DNS
6 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.11%) VPN
6 1 (0.11%) DHCP
6 1 (0.11%) SAN
6 1 (0.11%) AMQP
6 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 27 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (2.96%) KDB
4 20 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (2.09%) Oracle Database
6 18 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (1.98%) RDBMS
6 18 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (1.87%) QlikView
8 15 (1.65%) MS Access
8 15 (1.65%) Big Data
8 15 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.10%) DB2
10 9 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (0.99%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (0.55%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (0.55%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 29 (3.18%) Subversion
2 25 (2.74%) JUnit
3 22 (2.41%) JIRA
4 21 (2.31%) Maven
5 20 (2.20%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.09%) Mockito
7 14 (1.54%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.32%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
8 12 (1.32%) NUnit
9 9 (0.99%) Selenium
9 9 (0.99%) Ant
9 9 (0.99%) Gradle
9 9 (0.99%) MSBuild
9 9 (0.99%) TestNG
9 9 (0.99%) Mercurial
10 6 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (0.66%) Moq
10 6 (0.66%) CppUnit
General
1 426 (46.76%) Front Office
2 390 (42.81%) Banking
3 336 (36.88%) Finance
4 236 (25.91%) Investment Banking
5 55 (6.04%) Back Office
6 29 (3.18%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.76%) Retail
8 9 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (0.77%) Marketing
9 7 (0.77%) Legal
10 3 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.11%) Wholesale Banking
11 1 (0.11%) French Language
11 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 406 (44.57%) Developer
2 284 (31.17%) Analyst
3 124 (13.61%) Java Developer
4 119 (13.06%) Business Analyst
5 101 (11.09%) C# Developer
6 90 (9.88%) Support Analyst
7 84 (9.22%) Applications Support
8 62 (6.81%) C++ Developer
9 56 (6.15%) Project Manager
10 46 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 36 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
12 25 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
12 25 (2.74%) Test Analyst
13 24 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
14 23 (2.52%) Data Analyst
15 22 (2.41%) SQL Developer
15 22 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
16 21 (2.31%) Banking Business Analyst
17 20 (2.20%) Front Office Developer
18 17 (1.87%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (13.06%) .NET
2 67 (7.35%) XML
3 66 (7.24%) WPF
4 60 (6.59%) WCF
5 50 (5.49%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (4.50%) Rendezvous
7 39 (4.28%) HTML
8 34 (3.73%) Middleware
9 29 (3.18%) Spring
10 27 (2.96%) STL
11 26 (2.85%) HTML5
12 25 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 22 (2.41%) WinForms
14 18 (1.98%) CSS
15 17 (1.87%) JMS
15 17 (1.87%) jQuery
16 16 (1.76%) Web Services
16 16 (1.76%) J2EE
17 15 (1.65%) AngularJS
18 13 (1.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 282 (30.95%) Derivative
2 196 (21.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 170 (18.66%) Equities
4 80 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.50%) Credit Derivative
6 34 (3.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 30 (3.29%) Credit Risk
8 27 (2.96%) Equity Derivative
8 27 (2.96%) Hedge funds
9 25 (2.74%) Reference Data
10 24 (2.63%) Computer Science
10 24 (2.63%) Market Risk
11 22 (2.41%) Management Information System
12 17 (1.87%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.76%) SWIFT
13 16 (1.76%) Grid Computing
14 11 (1.21%) User Experience
14 11 (1.21%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.10%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 169 (18.55%) UNIX
2 109 (11.96%) Windows
3 103 (11.31%) Linux
4 21 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.66%) Solaris
7 3 (0.33%) Windows NT
7 3 (0.33%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (13.39%) Multithreading
3 110 (12.07%) Electronic Trading
4 89 (9.77%) Low Latency
5 88 (9.66%) TDD
6 81 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 73 (8.01%) Asset Management
8 62 (6.81%) Analytics
9 58 (6.37%) OO
10 53 (5.82%) E-Commerce
11 51 (5.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 48 (5.27%) Investment Management
13 46 (5.05%) ITIL
14 43 (4.72%) Project Management
15 41 (4.50%) Risk Management
16 39 (4.28%) Data Modelling
17 36 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (3.51%) Validation
18 32 (3.51%) Change Management
18 32 (3.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 386 (42.37%) SQL
2 233 (25.58%) Java
3 216 (23.71%) C#
4 150 (16.47%) C++
5 102 (11.20%) Python
6 71 (7.79%) VBA
7 63 (6.92%) Perl
8 36 (3.95%) JavaScript
9 33 (3.62%) PL/SQL
10 28 (3.07%) Shell Script
11 22 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 17 (1.87%) VB
12 17 (1.87%) C
13 13 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.10%) Korn
15 8 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.77%) VBScript
17 6 (0.66%) Scala
17 6 (0.66%) R
18 5 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (6.48%) Degree
2 11 (1.21%) VCP4
3 10 (1.10%) ISEB
4 5 (0.55%) PhD
5 4 (0.44%) CFA
6 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.11%) GCIA
8 1 (0.11%) MCSE
8 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.11%) MCP
8 1 (0.11%) CISSP
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.11%) CNA
8 1 (0.11%) Novell Certification
8 1 (0.11%) GIAC
8 1 (0.11%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.29%) QA
2 14 (1.54%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.21%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (0.99%) EMIR
5 5 (0.55%) MiFID
6 4 (0.44%) FATCA
7 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.22%) UCITS
9 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) Basel II
9 1 (0.11%) Basel III
System Software
1 4 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
2 26 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.10%) Control-M
4 9 (0.99%) BladeLogic
5 3 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 149 (16.36%) Oracle
2 103 (11.31%) ION Trading
3 80 (8.78%) Sybase
4 74 (8.12%) TIBCO
5 55 (6.04%) Microsoft
6 39 (4.28%) Bloomberg
7 30 (3.29%) Murex
8 24 (2.63%) Reuters
9 22 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 21 (2.31%) Tableau
11 15 (1.65%) Charles River
11 15 (1.65%) Tradeweb
12 14 (1.54%) MarketAxess
13 12 (1.32%) Syncfusion
14 11 (1.21%) Calypso
14 11 (1.21%) eSpeed
15 8 (0.88%) Alteryx
15 8 (0.88%) HP
15 8 (0.88%) Apple
15 8 (0.88%) Fidessa
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