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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fixed Income
Rank 246 218 121
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -97
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 426 479 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 1.00% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.69% 3.11% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 396 597
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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 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £95.00 £50.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.00
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
15814 15419 13832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.02% 32.14% 33.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9856 9723 8347
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 613 622 592
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -11 416 £550 -4.34% 73
South East - 8 - - 3
South West +5 1 £121 -76.27%
East of England - 1 £368 -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 382 (42.73%) Front Office
2 361 (40.38%) SQL
3 356 (39.82%) Banking
4 343 (38.37%) Finance
5 262 (29.31%) Derivative
6 238 (26.62%) Investment Banking
7 221 (24.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 213 (23.83%) Equities
9 207 (23.15%) Java
10 184 (20.58%) C#
11 140 (15.66%) C++
12 138 (15.44%) SQL Server
13 135 (15.10%) UNIX
14 134 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
15 133 (14.88%) Oracle
16 113 (12.64%) .NET
17 110 (12.30%) Linux
18 108 (12.08%) Windows
19 107 (11.97%) Python
20 102 (11.41%) Business Analysis
21 101 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
22 99 (11.07%) Electronic Trading
23 88 (9.84%) Asset Management
24 77 (8.61%) VBA
25 76 (8.50%) Multithreading
26 66 (7.38%) Low Latency
27 65 (7.27%) ION Trading
27 65 (7.27%) Microsoft
28 64 (7.16%) Project Management
28 64 (7.16%) Degree

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (2.91%) Apache
2 23 (2.57%) IIS
3 22 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.34%) MTS
4 12 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 8 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (0.78%) Lightstreamer
6 7 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.34%) Node.js
9 3 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.22%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.22%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.11%) GemFire
11 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.11%) nginx
Applications
1 52 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.34%) MS Project
4 10 (1.12%) MS Office
5 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.34%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.22%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.22%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 58 (6.49%) ION MarketView
2 36 (4.03%) thinkFolio
3 15 (1.68%) Markit EDM
4 14 (1.57%) LatentZero
5 12 (1.34%) Front Arena
6 11 (1.23%) RMDS
7 8 (0.89%) SimCorp Dimension
8 5 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
9 4 (0.45%) Tesseract
9 4 (0.45%) Minerva
9 4 (0.45%) Sentinel
9 4 (0.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
10 3 (0.34%) IntelliMatch
11 2 (0.22%) Summit
12 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
12 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
12 1 (0.11%) Algo Collateral
12 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
12 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 43 (4.81%) Firewall
2 13 (1.45%) Multicast
3 9 (1.01%) HTTP
3 9 (1.01%) VPN
4 7 (0.78%) Internet
5 6 (0.67%) Intranet
6 4 (0.45%) SSL
6 4 (0.45%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.34%) LDAP
7 3 (0.34%) FTP
7 3 (0.34%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 40 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (4.14%) Oracle Database
4 27 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.24%) MS Access
7 19 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.68%) MySQL
9 15 (1.68%) RDBMS
9 15 (1.68%) Big Data
10 14 (1.57%) QlikView
10 14 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.57%) KDB
11 13 (1.45%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (1.01%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.89%) DB2
15 8 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (5.15%) Subversion
2 32 (3.58%) JIRA
3 29 (3.24%) Git (software)
4 25 (2.80%) Maven
4 25 (2.80%) Visual Studio
4 25 (2.80%) Gradle
4 25 (2.80%) Jenkins
5 21 (2.35%) Ant
6 20 (2.24%) TeamCity
7 19 (2.13%) MSBuild
7 19 (2.13%) Mercurial
8 16 (1.79%) NUnit
9 8 (0.89%) Selenium
9 8 (0.89%) JUnit
9 8 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (0.78%) ClearCase
11 6 (0.67%) CppUnit
11 6 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
General
1 382 (42.73%) Front Office
2 356 (39.82%) Banking
3 343 (38.37%) Finance
4 238 (26.62%) Investment Banking
5 59 (6.60%) Back Office
6 38 (4.25%) Financial Institution
7 19 (2.13%) Retail
8 11 (1.23%) Legal
9 10 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (0.78%) Marketing
11 4 (0.45%) French Language
12 3 (0.34%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.34%) Advertising
13 2 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 347 (38.81%) Developer
2 322 (36.02%) Analyst
3 155 (17.34%) Business Analyst
4 89 (9.96%) Applications Support
4 89 (9.96%) C# Developer
5 81 (9.06%) Java Developer
6 79 (8.84%) Support Analyst
7 68 (7.61%) Project Manager
8 66 (7.38%) C++ Developer
9 48 (5.37%) Senior Developer
10 46 (5.15%) Applications Support Analyst
11 32 (3.58%) Data Analyst
12 27 (3.02%) Technical Analyst
13 24 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (2.46%) SQL Developer
15 20 (2.24%) Banking Business Analyst
16 19 (2.13%) C++/C# Developer
17 18 (2.01%) IT Project Manager
18 17 (1.90%) Quantitative Developer
18 17 (1.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (12.64%) .NET
2 56 (6.26%) WPF
3 50 (5.59%) XML
4 45 (5.03%) WCF
5 44 (4.92%) FIX Protocol
6 41 (4.59%) Rendezvous
7 39 (4.36%) Middleware
8 30 (3.36%) STL
8 30 (3.36%) HTML
9 29 (3.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 23 (2.57%) Web Services
11 19 (2.13%) Django
12 18 (2.01%) HTML5
13 16 (1.79%) jQuery
13 16 (1.79%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.79%) WinForms
14 15 (1.68%) Spring
15 13 (1.45%) CSS
16 12 (1.34%) Ajax
17 11 (1.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 262 (29.31%) Derivative
2 221 (24.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 213 (23.83%) Equities
4 101 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 27 (3.02%) Equity Derivative
7 25 (2.80%) Credit Derivative
8 24 (2.68%) Hedge funds
9 22 (2.46%) Credit Risk
10 19 (2.13%) Market Risk
10 19 (2.13%) Management Information System
11 18 (2.01%) Computer Science
12 17 (1.90%) Reference Data
13 14 (1.57%) Grid Computing
13 14 (1.57%) Data Structures
14 13 (1.45%) Visualisation
15 12 (1.34%) Eurex
16 11 (1.23%) SWIFT
17 10 (1.12%) Mathematics
17 10 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.10%) UNIX
2 110 (12.30%) Linux
3 108 (12.08%) Windows
4 34 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.34%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Solaris
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
7 1 (0.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (11.41%) Business Analysis
3 99 (11.07%) Electronic Trading
4 88 (9.84%) Asset Management
5 76 (8.50%) Multithreading
6 66 (7.38%) Low Latency
7 64 (7.16%) Project Management
8 57 (6.38%) Risk Management
9 56 (6.26%) OO
10 55 (6.15%) Investment Management
11 54 (6.04%) User Acceptance Testing
12 52 (5.82%) TDD
13 48 (5.37%) Analytics
14 46 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (5.03%) Change Management
16 43 (4.81%) SDLC
17 40 (4.47%) Workflow
17 40 (4.47%) E-Commerce
17 40 (4.47%) Data Modelling
17 40 (4.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 361 (40.38%) SQL
2 207 (23.15%) Java
3 184 (20.58%) C#
4 140 (15.66%) C++
5 107 (11.97%) Python
6 77 (8.61%) VBA
7 59 (6.60%) Perl
8 33 (3.69%) JavaScript
9 23 (2.57%) Bash Shell
10 21 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 20 (2.24%) PL/SQL
12 17 (1.90%) Scala
13 14 (1.57%) C
14 13 (1.45%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.01%) Korn
16 8 (0.89%) VBScript
16 8 (0.89%) VB
17 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.67%) R
18 4 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (7.16%) Degree
2 5 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (0.45%) CFA
4 2 (0.22%) PhD
4 2 (0.22%) ISEB
4 2 (0.22%) CISSP
4 2 (0.22%) CISA
4 2 (0.22%) CISM
5 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.11%) PMP
5 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.11%) CAPM
5 1 (0.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.59%) QA
2 19 (2.13%) EMIR
3 16 (1.79%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (1.57%) MiFID
5 7 (0.78%) FATCA
6 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.22%) Basel III
7 2 (0.22%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.22%) COREP
8 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.11%) UCITS
8 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.11%) vSphere
3 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 42 (4.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 22 (2.46%) BladeLogic
3 18 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (1.01%) Control-M
5 4 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.11%) Netcool
6 1 (0.11%) OpenView
6 1 (0.11%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (14.88%) Oracle
2 65 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 65 (7.27%) ION Trading
3 60 (6.71%) Sybase
4 50 (5.59%) TIBCO
5 36 (4.03%) Bloomberg
6 35 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 24 (2.68%) Murex
8 22 (2.46%) Charles River
8 22 (2.46%) Tableau
9 21 (2.35%) Reuters
10 15 (1.68%) eSpeed
11 14 (1.57%) Splunk
11 14 (1.57%) Tradeweb
12 13 (1.45%) MarketAxess
13 11 (1.23%) HP
14 10 (1.12%) Alteryx
15 9 (1.01%) SunGard
16 8 (0.89%) Fidessa
16 8 (0.89%) SimCorp
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