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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 256 231 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -86
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 432 443 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.90% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 2.77% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 371 619
Average daily rate
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£575 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
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
16582 16018 15655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.09% 32.43% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10650 9848 9491
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 620 681
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.16 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% -10.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.63 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 425 £575 - 103
South West - 3 £121 -
South East - 2 £600 -
East of England - 2 £368 -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 403 (43.15%) Finance
2 373 (39.94%) Banking
3 359 (38.44%) Front Office
4 338 (36.19%) SQL
5 286 (30.62%) Derivative
6 285 (30.51%) Investment Banking
7 247 (26.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 222 (23.77%) Equities
9 211 (22.59%) Java
10 201 (21.52%) C#
11 149 (15.95%) C++
12 146 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 142 (15.20%) Oracle
13 142 (15.20%) SQL Server
14 136 (14.56%) .NET
15 128 (13.70%) Business Analysis
16 119 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
17 113 (12.10%) Asset Management
18 110 (11.78%) Python
19 109 (11.67%) UNIX
20 104 (11.13%) Linux
21 95 (10.17%) Windows
22 83 (8.89%) VBA
23 80 (8.57%) Microsoft
24 79 (8.46%) Electronic Trading
25 78 (8.35%) Project Management
26 73 (7.82%) Risk Management
27 67 (7.17%) Degree
27 67 (7.17%) Multithreading
28 64 (6.85%) Back Office

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (2.78%) Apache
2 24 (2.57%) IIS
3 22 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.50%) MTS
5 11 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (0.75%) nginx
7 7 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.32%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.21%) Node.js
10 2 (0.21%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.21%) SmartSockets
10 2 (0.21%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.11%) JBoss
11 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 17 (1.82%) MS Project
3 17 (1.82%) MS Office
4 5 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.21%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.21%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 49 (5.25%) ION MarketView
2 35 (3.75%) thinkFolio
3 16 (1.71%) Markit EDM
4 15 (1.61%) SimCorp Dimension
5 14 (1.50%) LatentZero
6 10 (1.07%) Front Arena
6 10 (1.07%) RMDS
7 6 (0.64%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
8 5 (0.54%) HiPortfolio
9 4 (0.43%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.43%) Minerva
9 4 (0.43%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 2 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.21%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.21%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.11%) SAP BPC
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.14%) Firewall
2 13 (1.39%) Multicast
2 13 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.86%) VPN
3 8 (0.86%) Kerberos
4 7 (0.75%) LAN
5 6 (0.64%) Internet
6 5 (0.54%) WAN
6 5 (0.54%) HTTP
7 4 (0.43%) Intranet
8 3 (0.32%) LDAP
8 3 (0.32%) FTP
8 3 (0.32%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.14%) Oracle Database
3 45 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (2.89%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.14%) MS Access
7 20 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 19 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (1.71%) Big Data
11 15 (1.61%) MySQL
12 13 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
12 13 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.07%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.96%) QlikView
16 6 (0.64%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 49 (5.25%) Subversion
2 41 (4.39%) Git (software)
3 34 (3.64%) JIRA
4 32 (3.43%) Visual Studio
5 28 (3.00%) Gradle
6 25 (2.68%) Jenkins
6 25 (2.68%) Maven
7 23 (2.46%) Ant
8 22 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 20 (2.14%) MSBuild
10 19 (2.03%) Mercurial
10 19 (2.03%) NUnit
11 8 (0.86%) JUnit
11 8 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.86%) Selenium
12 7 (0.75%) HP UFT
12 7 (0.75%) Grunt
12 7 (0.75%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.64%) CppUnit
13 6 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 403 (43.15%) Finance
2 373 (39.94%) Banking
3 359 (38.44%) Front Office
4 285 (30.51%) Investment Banking
5 64 (6.85%) Back Office
6 46 (4.93%) Financial Institution
7 24 (2.57%) Legal
8 23 (2.46%) Retail
9 10 (1.07%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.43%) French Language
11 4 (0.43%) Marketing
11 4 (0.43%) Advertising
12 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Law
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 365 (39.08%) Analyst
2 350 (37.47%) Developer
3 201 (21.52%) Business Analyst
4 101 (10.81%) C# Developer
5 74 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 72 (7.71%) C++ Developer
7 70 (7.49%) Applications Support
8 63 (6.75%) Support Analyst
8 63 (6.75%) Project Manager
9 47 (5.03%) Senior Developer
10 40 (4.28%) Applications Support Analyst
11 37 (3.96%) Data Analyst
12 32 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
13 30 (3.21%) SQL Developer
14 28 (3.00%) C++/C# Developer
15 25 (2.68%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
16 23 (2.46%) Technical Analyst
17 20 (2.14%) Analyst Developer
18 19 (2.03%) WPF Developer
19 18 (1.93%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (14.56%) .NET
2 62 (6.64%) WPF
3 59 (6.32%) XML
4 49 (5.25%) WCF
5 45 (4.82%) FIX Protocol
5 45 (4.82%) Middleware
6 37 (3.96%) Web Services
7 33 (3.53%) Rendezvous
7 33 (3.53%) STL
8 32 (3.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 29 (3.10%) HTML
10 19 (2.03%) Django
11 18 (1.93%) RESTful
11 18 (1.93%) HTML5
12 16 (1.71%) Spring
12 16 (1.71%) WinForms
13 15 (1.61%) AngularJS
14 14 (1.50%) CSS
15 12 (1.28%) ASP.NET
15 12 (1.28%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 286 (30.62%) Derivative
2 247 (26.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 222 (23.77%) Equities
4 119 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.60%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 28 (3.00%) Equity Derivative
6 28 (3.00%) Hedge funds
7 26 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 24 (2.57%) Credit Derivative
9 22 (2.36%) Reference Data
10 19 (2.03%) Computer Science
11 18 (1.93%) Credit Risk
12 17 (1.82%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.82%) Grid Computing
13 16 (1.71%) SWIFT
14 14 (1.50%) Contract for Difference
14 14 (1.50%) Market Risk
14 14 (1.50%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.28%) Visualisation
16 10 (1.07%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 109 (11.67%) UNIX
2 104 (11.13%) Linux
3 95 (10.17%) Windows
4 32 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Solaris
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (13.70%) Business Analysis
3 113 (12.10%) Asset Management
4 79 (8.46%) Electronic Trading
5 78 (8.35%) Project Management
6 73 (7.82%) Risk Management
7 67 (7.17%) Multithreading
8 64 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (6.42%) Investment Management
10 59 (6.32%) Low Latency
11 56 (6.00%) Analytics
12 53 (5.67%) OO
13 48 (5.14%) Change Management
14 46 (4.93%) Scrum
15 45 (4.82%) Data Analysis
15 45 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
16 43 (4.60%) Unit Testing
17 42 (4.50%) Workflow
17 42 (4.50%) SDLC
18 41 (4.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 338 (36.19%) SQL
2 211 (22.59%) Java
3 201 (21.52%) C#
4 149 (15.95%) C++
5 110 (11.78%) Python
6 83 (8.89%) VBA
7 56 (6.00%) Perl
8 32 (3.43%) JavaScript
9 24 (2.57%) Scala
10 21 (2.25%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.14%) Shell Script
12 18 (1.93%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.82%) C
14 16 (1.71%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.28%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.75%) VB
17 6 (0.64%) Korn
17 6 (0.64%) R
18 4 (0.43%) XAML
18 4 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (7.17%) Degree
2 10 (1.07%) ISEB
3 8 (0.86%) CISSP
3 8 (0.86%) CISA
3 8 (0.86%) CISM
4 7 (0.75%) CFA
5 5 (0.54%) IIBA
5 5 (0.54%) CBAP
5 5 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.43%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 4 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.21%) PhD
8 2 (0.21%) CRISC
8 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.11%) CAPM
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.07%) QA
2 34 (3.64%) EMIR
3 30 (3.21%) Dodd-Frank
3 30 (3.21%) MiFID
4 9 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.96%) FATCA
5 6 (0.64%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.64%) COREP
6 5 (0.54%) AIFMD
6 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.43%) Basel III
8 3 (0.32%) SLA
9 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
System Software
1 9 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (3.85%) ITRS Geneos
2 22 (2.36%) BladeLogic
3 19 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.86%) CA Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.64%) Control-M
6 5 (0.54%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.21%) Netcool
7 2 (0.21%) OpenView
7 2 (0.21%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.21%) Puppet
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 142 (15.20%) Oracle
2 80 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 54 (5.78%) ION Trading
4 43 (4.60%) Sybase
5 42 (4.50%) TIBCO
6 35 (3.75%) Bloomberg
7 33 (3.53%) Red Hat
8 26 (2.78%) Charles River
9 25 (2.68%) Murex
10 22 (2.36%) HP
11 19 (2.03%) Reuters
12 18 (1.93%) eSpeed
13 16 (1.71%) Tradeweb
13 16 (1.71%) Splunk
13 16 (1.71%) Tableau
14 15 (1.61%) SimCorp
15 13 (1.39%) Alteryx
15 13 (1.39%) SunGard
16 12 (1.28%) MarketAxess
17 10 (1.07%) CA
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + ++ Neg
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £625.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 26 days ago