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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 223 154 143
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -11
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 473 675 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.38% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.61% 5.21% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 554 609
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £438 £431
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.91% -9.61%
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
13101 12966 13810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.05% 26.59% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7930 8100 8184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 556 734
Average hourly rate £18.56 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.84% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £43.85 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -27 471 £575 +4.54% 109
South East - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 459 (47.61%) Front Office
2 391 (40.56%) Banking
3 341 (35.37%) SQL
4 337 (34.96%) Finance
5 310 (32.16%) Derivative
6 283 (29.36%) Investment Banking
7 249 (25.83%) Java
8 231 (23.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 193 (20.02%) C#
10 171 (17.74%) C++
11 163 (16.91%) UNIX
12 160 (16.60%) Equities
13 147 (15.25%) Oracle
14 129 (13.38%) Multithreading
15 119 (12.34%) Low Latency
16 114 (11.83%) Linux
17 111 (11.51%) SQL Server
18 109 (11.31%) Windows
18 109 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
19 108 (11.20%) Python
20 101 (10.48%) .NET
21 99 (10.27%) Degree
22 93 (9.65%) Electronic Trading
23 91 (9.44%) TIBCO
24 90 (9.34%) Asset Management
25 80 (8.30%) TDD
26 79 (8.20%) VBA
26 79 (8.20%) XML
27 74 (7.68%) Risk Management
28 73 (7.57%) Back Office

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
2 11 (1.14%) Apache
3 7 (0.73%) WebLogic
4 6 (0.62%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.52%) AquaLogic
5 5 (0.52%) Confluence
5 5 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.31%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.21%) Mule
8 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.10%) Node.js
9 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.10%) Jetty
9 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.56%) MS Office
3 12 (1.24%) MS Project
4 9 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.10%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 40 (4.15%) ION MarketView
2 22 (2.28%) RMDS
3 12 (1.24%) LatentZero
4 7 (0.73%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.62%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 4 (0.41%) Summit
6 4 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.31%) Sophis RISQUE
8 2 (0.21%) Front Arena
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.10%) LongView
9 1 (0.10%) Findur
9 1 (0.10%) Global One
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.10%) 3000 Xtra
9 1 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.10%) SunGard Martini
9 1 (0.10%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.42%) Firewall
2 26 (2.70%) Multicast
3 8 (0.83%) SAN
3 8 (0.83%) Internet
4 6 (0.62%) Intranet
4 6 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.41%) FTP
5 4 (0.41%) HTTP
6 3 (0.31%) Network Security
7 2 (0.21%) SSL
7 2 (0.21%) DNS
7 2 (0.21%) LDAP
7 2 (0.21%) SSH
8 1 (0.10%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.10%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.10%) BGP
8 1 (0.10%) LAN
8 1 (0.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.46%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.66%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.45%) KDB
7 12 (1.24%) MS Access
8 11 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 10 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.04%) Big Data
10 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (0.73%) OLAP
11 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.62%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.41%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (2.80%) JUnit
2 19 (1.97%) Maven
3 15 (1.56%) JIRA
3 15 (1.56%) Subversion
4 13 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.24%) FitNesse
6 10 (1.04%) Selenium
6 10 (1.04%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.04%) NUnit
6 10 (1.04%) Git (software)
7 9 (0.93%) Mockito
7 9 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (0.83%) Ant
9 7 (0.73%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.52%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.52%) IntelliJ
11 4 (0.41%) jMock
11 4 (0.41%) Gradle
General
1 459 (47.61%) Front Office
2 391 (40.56%) Banking
3 337 (34.96%) Finance
4 283 (29.36%) Investment Banking
5 73 (7.57%) Back Office
6 33 (3.42%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.14%) Retail
8 7 (0.73%) Legal
9 5 (0.52%) Games
10 4 (0.41%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.41%) Wholesale Banking
10 4 (0.41%) Publishing
11 3 (0.31%) Advertising
11 3 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.31%) Marketing
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 416 (43.15%) Developer
2 296 (30.71%) Analyst
3 179 (18.57%) Business Analyst
4 156 (16.18%) Java Developer
5 83 (8.61%) C# Developer
6 56 (5.81%) C++ Developer
7 54 (5.60%) Project Manager
8 53 (5.50%) Applications Support
9 49 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 41 (4.25%) Senior Developer
11 35 (3.63%) Quantitative Developer
12 33 (3.42%) SQL Developer
13 24 (2.49%) VBA Developer
13 24 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
13 24 (2.49%) Python Developer
14 23 (2.39%) C++ Quantitative Developer
14 23 (2.39%) Data Analyst
14 23 (2.39%) Front Office Developer
15 22 (2.28%) Linux Support
15 22 (2.28%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (10.48%) .NET
2 79 (8.20%) XML
3 69 (7.16%) Spring
4 51 (5.29%) WPF
5 48 (4.98%) Rendezvous
6 42 (4.36%) HTML
7 39 (4.05%) WCF
8 38 (3.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 36 (3.73%) Hibernate
9 36 (3.73%) STL
10 35 (3.63%) FIX Protocol
11 34 (3.53%) Web Services
12 33 (3.42%) Middleware
13 23 (2.39%) JMS
13 23 (2.39%) HTML5
14 22 (2.28%) J2EE
15 20 (2.07%) FpML
15 20 (2.07%) WinForms
16 15 (1.56%) Java EE
16 15 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 310 (32.16%) Derivative
2 231 (23.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 160 (16.60%) Equities
4 62 (6.43%) Credit Derivative
5 36 (3.73%) Credit Risk
6 34 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 34 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 31 (3.22%) Equity Derivative
8 24 (2.49%) Reference Data
8 24 (2.49%) Hedge funds
9 23 (2.39%) Market Risk
10 20 (2.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 17 (1.76%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.66%) Grid Computing
13 8 (0.83%) iPad
14 7 (0.73%) EMC Centera
14 7 (0.73%) Economics
15 6 (0.62%) Physics
16 5 (0.52%) Statistics
16 5 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 163 (16.91%) UNIX
2 114 (11.83%) Linux
3 109 (11.31%) Windows
4 29 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.97%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (0.83%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) SUSE
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (13.38%) Multithreading
2 119 (12.34%) Low Latency
3 109 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (9.65%) Electronic Trading
5 90 (9.34%) Asset Management
6 80 (8.30%) TDD
7 74 (7.68%) Risk Management
8 71 (7.37%) Project Management
9 70 (7.26%) Business Analysis
10 69 (7.16%) Analytics
11 58 (6.02%) Investment Management
12 53 (5.50%) Change Management
13 47 (4.88%) Migration
13 47 (4.88%) Data Analysis
14 46 (4.77%) OO
14 46 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
15 41 (4.25%) Fund Management
16 38 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 35 (3.63%) Scrum
18 33 (3.42%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (35.37%) SQL
2 249 (25.83%) Java
3 193 (20.02%) C#
4 171 (17.74%) C++
5 108 (11.20%) Python
6 79 (8.20%) VBA
7 71 (7.37%) Perl
8 34 (3.53%) JavaScript
9 24 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.18%) Scala
11 18 (1.87%) VC++
11 18 (1.87%) VB
12 17 (1.76%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.93%) Bash Shell
14 8 (0.83%) Korn
14 8 (0.83%) C
15 5 (0.52%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.52%) XAML
15 5 (0.52%) Bourne shell
16 4 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (10.27%) Degree
2 7 (0.73%) PhD
3 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.52%) ISEB
4 5 (0.52%) CIMA
4 5 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.41%) CFA
6 3 (0.31%) CISSP
6 3 (0.31%) MCSE
7 2 (0.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) ACCA
7 2 (0.21%) CISA
8 1 (0.10%) MBA
8 1 (0.10%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.10%) GIAC
8 1 (0.10%) GCIA
8 1 (0.10%) MCP
8 1 (0.10%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.10%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.56%) EMIR
2 40 (4.15%) Dodd-Frank
3 33 (3.42%) QA
4 10 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.73%) Basel III
6 6 (0.62%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.41%) CRD IV
7 4 (0.41%) Basel II
8 2 (0.21%) MiFID
9 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.10%) FATCA
9 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
2 12 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.73%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.41%) BladeLogic
4 4 (0.41%) Control-M
5 2 (0.21%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (0.10%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.10%) SCCM
6 1 (0.10%) Nagios
6 1 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 147 (15.25%) Oracle
2 91 (9.44%) TIBCO
3 68 (7.05%) Sybase
4 67 (6.95%) Microsoft
5 60 (6.22%) ION Trading
6 53 (5.50%) Reuters
7 48 (4.98%) Bloomberg
8 39 (4.05%) MarketAxess
9 30 (3.11%) Red Hat
10 29 (3.01%) Charles River
11 27 (2.80%) eSpeed
12 25 (2.59%) thinkFolio
13 19 (1.97%) Tableau
14 14 (1.45%) Murex
15 12 (1.24%) Fidessa
15 12 (1.24%) HP
15 12 (1.24%) Tradeweb
15 12 (1.24%) DataSynapse
16 8 (0.83%) EMC
16 8 (0.83%) Calypso
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £700.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £525 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £620 - £720 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago