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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fixed Income over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fixed Income
Rank 315 249 221
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -28
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 326 443 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.90% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 2.79% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 337 402
Median daily rate £600 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £413 £420
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £95.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London median 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
16171 15853 15832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.93% 32.23% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10588 9797 9878
Median daily rate £428 £422 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 630 706
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.57 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

Fixed Income
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Fixed Income as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fixed Income within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 -52 324 £600 +4.34% 80
South East -12 2 £380 - 1
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Fixed Income 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 Fixed Income.

1 337 (49.71%) Finance
2 309 (45.58%) Front Office
3 279 (41.15%) Banking
4 226 (33.33%) Equities
5 222 (32.74%) Derivative
6 219 (32.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 202 (29.79%) Investment Banking
8 195 (28.76%) SQL
9 156 (23.01%) C#
10 141 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
11 138 (20.35%) Java
12 116 (17.11%) Electronic Trading
13 109 (16.08%) SQL Server
14 92 (13.57%) Unix
15 90 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
16 89 (13.13%) C++
16 89 (13.13%) Asset Management
17 74 (10.91%) ION Trading
17 74 (10.91%) Oracle
18 66 (9.73%) Linux
18 66 (9.73%) Python
18 66 (9.73%) TDD
19 63 (9.29%) Business Analysis
20 62 (9.14%) Project Management
21 59 (8.70%) Windows
21 59 (8.70%) Microsoft
22 58 (8.55%) .NET
23 57 (8.41%) VBA
24 55 (8.11%) HTML
25 54 (7.96%) Bloomberg

Fixed Income
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 19 (2.80%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.03%) MQSeries
3 5 (0.74%) Apache
3 5 (0.74%) IIS
3 5 (0.74%) Mule
3 5 (0.74%) Node.js
3 5 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.59%) Confluence
4 4 (0.59%) GemFire
4 4 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (0.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.29%) JBoss
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 36 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (1.18%) MS Project
7 6 (0.88%) MS Office
8 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 36 (5.31%) ION MarketView
2 34 (5.01%) RMDS
3 14 (2.06%) thinkFolio
4 12 (1.77%) SimCorp Dimension
5 11 (1.62%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.59%) Front Arena
6 4 (0.59%) LatentZero
6 4 (0.59%) Sentinel
7 3 (0.44%) Eikon
7 3 (0.44%) Summit
8 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.29%) Loan IQ
9 1 (0.15%) Global One
9 1 (0.15%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.15%) Kondor
9 1 (0.15%) Minerva
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.29%) Trello
2 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.18%) Firewall
3 7 (1.03%) Intranet
4 5 (0.74%) LAN
4 5 (0.74%) Network Security
5 4 (0.59%) Internet
5 4 (0.59%) PuTTY
6 3 (0.44%) FTP
6 3 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.44%) Multicast
6 3 (0.44%) NGN
6 3 (0.44%) WAN
7 2 (0.29%) BGP
7 2 (0.29%) DNS
7 2 (0.29%) HTTP
7 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.29%) Packet Switching
7 2 (0.29%) SAN
7 2 (0.29%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.95%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.80%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.06%) KDB
6 10 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.88%) Big Data
9 6 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (0.88%) MS Access
9 6 (0.88%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (0.59%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (4.42%) JIRA
2 28 (4.13%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.69%) NUnit
4 15 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (2.06%) Subversion
6 13 (1.92%) JUnit
7 11 (1.62%) HP UFT
7 11 (1.62%) Maven
7 11 (1.62%) Selenium
8 10 (1.47%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.18%) Axure RP
9 8 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (1.03%) ClearCase
10 7 (1.03%) ClearQuest
10 7 (1.03%) Mockito
11 6 (0.88%) Bower
11 6 (0.88%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.74%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.74%) EasyMock
12 5 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 337 (49.71%) Finance
2 309 (45.58%) Front Office
3 279 (41.15%) Banking
4 202 (29.79%) Investment Banking
5 49 (7.23%) Back Office
6 47 (6.93%) Financial Institution
7 44 (6.49%) Retail
8 11 (1.62%) Legal
9 7 (1.03%) Marketing
10 5 (0.74%) Advertising
11 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
12 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 286 (42.18%) Developer
2 217 (32.01%) Analyst
3 115 (16.96%) Business Analyst
4 93 (13.72%) Java Developer
5 78 (11.50%) C# Developer
6 49 (7.23%) Front Office Developer
7 42 (6.19%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 42 (6.19%) Senior Developer
8 40 (5.90%) Project Manager
9 39 (5.75%) C++ Developer
10 37 (5.46%) Quantitative Developer
11 34 (5.01%) Support Analyst
12 33 (4.87%) SQL Developer
13 32 (4.72%) Applications Support
13 32 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 28 (4.13%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
15 27 (3.98%) Data Analyst
15 27 (3.98%) SQL Analyst
15 27 (3.98%) WPF Developer
16 26 (3.83%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (8.55%) .NET
2 55 (8.11%) HTML
3 50 (7.37%) WPF
4 44 (6.49%) FIX Protocol
4 44 (6.49%) XML
5 39 (5.75%) Spring
6 38 (5.60%) AngularJS
7 37 (5.46%) Rendezvous
8 32 (4.72%) HTML5
9 19 (2.80%) Spring Integration
10 18 (2.65%) FpML
11 17 (2.51%) J2EE
12 16 (2.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (2.36%) CSS
12 16 (2.36%) STL
12 16 (2.36%) Web Services
13 13 (1.92%) React
13 13 (1.92%) REST
14 12 (1.77%) WCF
15 11 (1.62%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 226 (33.33%) Equities
2 222 (32.74%) Derivative
3 219 (32.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 90 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (6.93%) User Experience
6 43 (6.34%) Credit Derivative
7 34 (5.01%) Equity Derivative
8 30 (4.42%) Market Risk
9 25 (3.69%) Credit Risk
10 22 (3.24%) OTC Derivatives
11 21 (3.10%) Hedge funds
11 21 (3.10%) Management Information System
12 19 (2.80%) Mathematics
13 18 (2.65%) Reference Data
14 17 (2.51%) Computer Science
15 15 (2.21%) SWIFT
16 13 (1.92%) Data Structures
17 12 (1.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 11 (1.62%) Data Centre
19 10 (1.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 92 (13.57%) Unix
2 66 (9.73%) Linux
3 59 (8.70%) Windows
4 17 (2.51%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.47%) Solaris
6 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.44%) AIX
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (20.80%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (17.11%) Electronic Trading
3 89 (13.13%) Asset Management
4 66 (9.73%) TDD
5 63 (9.29%) Business Analysis
6 62 (9.14%) Project Management
7 52 (7.67%) Multithreading
8 51 (7.52%) Migration
9 50 (7.37%) OO
10 49 (7.23%) Low Latency
10 49 (7.23%) Risk Management
10 49 (7.23%) SDLC
11 48 (7.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 47 (6.93%) Analytics
13 36 (5.31%) MVVM
14 35 (5.16%) Scrum
15 34 (5.01%) Investment Management
16 33 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (4.72%) Data Modelling
17 32 (4.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 195 (28.76%) SQL
2 156 (23.01%) C#
3 138 (20.35%) Java
4 89 (13.13%) C++
5 66 (9.73%) Python
6 57 (8.41%) VBA
7 40 (5.90%) Shell Script
8 33 (4.87%) Perl
9 26 (3.83%) T-SQL
9 26 (3.83%) VB
10 25 (3.69%) JavaScript
11 24 (3.54%) PowerShell
12 23 (3.39%) XAML
13 14 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.47%) MATLAB
15 9 (1.33%) VB6
16 8 (1.18%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.03%) Scala
18 5 (0.74%) TypeScript
19 4 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (6.34%) Degree
2 12 (1.77%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.47%) PhD
4 8 (1.18%) PMP
5 5 (0.74%) CISM
5 5 (0.74%) CISSP
5 5 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.59%) ISEB
6 4 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.44%) APMP
7 3 (0.44%) CCA
7 3 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.44%) CNA
7 3 (0.44%) GCIA
7 3 (0.44%) GCIH
7 3 (0.44%) GIAC
7 3 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.44%) Novell Certification
7 3 (0.44%) SANS
8 2 (0.29%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.72%) QA
2 24 (3.54%) MiFID
3 9 (1.33%) EMIR
4 8 (1.18%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.74%) SLA
6 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) Basel III
8 1 (0.15%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.15%) COREP
8 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.15%) FATCA
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) Docker
2 3 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.44%) XenApp
3 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) NFS
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.33%) Control-M
3 4 (0.59%) Puppet
4 3 (0.44%) AppDNA
4 3 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
4 3 (0.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.29%) Ansible
5 2 (0.29%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.29%) Kibana
5 2 (0.29%) logstash
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.29%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.15%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView
6 1 (0.15%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 74 (10.91%) ION Trading
1 74 (10.91%) Oracle
2 59 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.96%) Bloomberg
4 47 (6.93%) TIBCO
5 46 (6.78%) Reuters
6 44 (6.49%) Murex
6 44 (6.49%) Sybase
7 25 (3.69%) Calypso
8 22 (3.24%) Charles River
9 17 (2.51%) Alteryx
9 17 (2.51%) Tableau
10 15 (2.21%) Fidessa
11 14 (2.06%) HP
11 14 (2.06%) SimCorp
12 12 (1.77%) Adobe
12 12 (1.77%) DataSynapse
12 12 (1.77%) SunGard
13 8 (1.18%) Informatica
14 7 (1.03%) Algorithmics
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £520 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Development and Infrastructure
Rate: £350 - 450 per day + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago