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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fixed Income
Rank 231 169 148
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -21
Contract jobs citing Fixed Income 472 637 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.90% 1.32% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% 4.19% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 518 582
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 £425 £443 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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
16171 15218 16173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.95% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9949 9558 9540
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 614 799
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -23 470 £575 +4.54% 108
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Fixed Income
UK

Fixed Income
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 443 (47.13%) Front Office
2 383 (40.74%) Banking
3 344 (36.60%) SQL
4 340 (36.17%) Finance
5 312 (33.19%) Derivative
6 272 (28.94%) Investment Banking
7 240 (25.53%) Java
8 231 (24.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 198 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
10 194 (20.64%) C#
11 175 (18.62%) UNIX
12 156 (16.60%) C++
13 147 (15.64%) Oracle
14 143 (15.21%) Equities
15 125 (13.30%) Multithreading
16 114 (12.13%) Low Latency
17 112 (11.91%) Linux
18 110 (11.70%) Windows
19 108 (11.49%) SQL Server
20 105 (11.17%) .NET
21 102 (10.85%) Python
22 97 (10.32%) Electronic Trading
23 88 (9.36%) TIBCO
23 88 (9.36%) Degree
24 87 (9.26%) XML
25 85 (9.04%) Asset Management
26 82 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
27 78 (8.30%) TDD
28 74 (7.87%) VBA
29 72 (7.66%) Business Analysis

Fixed Income
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.91%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (0.85%) Apache
3 5 (0.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.43%) Confluence
4 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.32%) AquaLogic
5 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.21%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.11%) CMS
7 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 42 (4.47%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.49%) MS Project
2 14 (1.49%) MS Office
3 11 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 45 (4.79%) ION MarketView
2 23 (2.45%) RMDS
3 10 (1.06%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.96%) LatentZero
5 7 (0.74%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 4 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
7 3 (0.32%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.21%) Global One
8 2 (0.21%) Front Arena
8 2 (0.21%) Summit
9 1 (0.11%) Tesseract
9 1 (0.11%) Minerva
9 1 (0.11%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.11%) CA Clarity
9 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.11%) SunGard Martini
9 1 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.51%) Firewall
2 25 (2.66%) Multicast
3 7 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.74%) Internet
4 5 (0.53%) Intranet
5 4 (0.43%) Network Security
5 4 (0.43%) DNS
5 4 (0.43%) HTTP
5 4 (0.43%) SAN
6 2 (0.21%) AMQP
6 2 (0.21%) LDAP
6 2 (0.21%) SSL
6 2 (0.21%) DHCP
6 2 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.21%) SSH
7 1 (0.11%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.11%) Relational Database
3 33 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 14 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (1.17%) MS Access
8 11 (1.17%) Data Mining
9 10 (1.06%) KDB
9 10 (1.06%) Big Data
10 9 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (0.85%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.64%) OLAP
14 5 (0.53%) QlikView
15 4 (0.43%) MongoDB
16 3 (0.32%) Data Mart
16 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (1.81%) Subversion
1 17 (1.81%) JUnit
2 14 (1.49%) JIRA
3 13 (1.38%) FitNesse
4 11 (1.17%) NUnit
4 11 (1.17%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.17%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.06%) Eclipse
5 10 (1.06%) Selenium
5 10 (1.06%) Maven
6 7 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.74%) Cucumber
7 6 (0.64%) IntelliJ
8 5 (0.53%) jMock
8 5 (0.53%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.43%) Mockito
9 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.43%) Gradle
General
1 443 (47.13%) Front Office
2 383 (40.74%) Banking
3 340 (36.17%) Finance
4 272 (28.94%) Investment Banking
5 59 (6.28%) Back Office
6 34 (3.62%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.96%) Retail
7 9 (0.96%) Legal
8 5 (0.53%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.53%) Games
9 4 (0.43%) Publishing
9 4 (0.43%) Wholesale Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Marketing
10 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
11 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 416 (44.26%) Developer
2 289 (30.74%) Analyst
3 167 (17.77%) Business Analyst
4 151 (16.06%) Java Developer
5 88 (9.36%) C# Developer
6 57 (6.06%) C++ Developer
7 51 (5.43%) Support Analyst
8 49 (5.21%) Applications Support
9 48 (5.11%) Project Manager
10 44 (4.68%) Senior Developer
11 33 (3.51%) SQL Developer
12 27 (2.87%) Quantitative Developer
13 26 (2.77%) Front Office Developer
14 24 (2.55%) Python Developer
15 23 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (2.45%) Test Analyst
16 22 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (2.34%) VBA Developer
16 22 (2.34%) Data Analyst
17 21 (2.23%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (11.17%) .NET
2 87 (9.26%) XML
3 55 (5.85%) Spring
4 51 (5.43%) Rendezvous
4 51 (5.43%) WPF
5 40 (4.26%) HTML
5 40 (4.26%) WCF
6 38 (4.04%) STL
7 36 (3.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 32 (3.40%) FIX Protocol
9 31 (3.30%) Middleware
9 31 (3.30%) Web Services
10 30 (3.19%) Hibernate
11 25 (2.66%) HTML5
12 23 (2.45%) FpML
13 19 (2.02%) J2EE
14 16 (1.70%) WinForms
14 16 (1.70%) JMS
15 14 (1.49%) ASP.NET
16 13 (1.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 312 (33.19%) Derivative
2 231 (24.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 143 (15.21%) Equities
4 82 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
5 60 (6.38%) Credit Derivative
6 35 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.72%) Computer Science
7 33 (3.51%) Credit Risk
8 27 (2.87%) Equity Derivative
8 27 (2.87%) Reference Data
9 25 (2.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 25 (2.66%) Hedge funds
10 21 (2.23%) Market Risk
11 19 (2.02%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.81%) Grid Computing
13 8 (0.85%) User Experience
14 7 (0.74%) Economics
14 7 (0.74%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.64%) iPad
15 6 (0.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 175 (18.62%) UNIX
2 112 (11.91%) Linux
3 110 (11.70%) Windows
4 29 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (1.81%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (0.53%) Solaris
8 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.21%) SUSE
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (21.06%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (13.30%) Multithreading
3 114 (12.13%) Low Latency
4 97 (10.32%) Electronic Trading
5 85 (9.04%) Asset Management
6 78 (8.30%) TDD
7 72 (7.66%) Business Analysis
8 69 (7.34%) Project Management
9 64 (6.81%) Analytics
10 59 (6.28%) Risk Management
11 53 (5.64%) Investment Management
12 49 (5.21%) Change Management
13 48 (5.11%) Data Analysis
14 46 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 45 (4.79%) OO
16 44 (4.68%) Migration
17 40 (4.26%) Fund Management
18 37 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 33 (3.51%) Portfolio Management
20 31 (3.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 344 (36.60%) SQL
2 240 (25.53%) Java
3 194 (20.64%) C#
4 156 (16.60%) C++
5 102 (10.85%) Python
6 74 (7.87%) VBA
7 67 (7.13%) Perl
8 31 (3.30%) JavaScript
9 25 (2.66%) PL/SQL
10 21 (2.23%) Shell Script
11 18 (1.91%) VC++
12 13 (1.38%) Scala
13 10 (1.06%) VB
14 9 (0.96%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.85%) T-SQL
15 8 (0.85%) C
16 7 (0.74%) Korn
17 5 (0.53%) XAML
18 4 (0.43%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.43%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 88 (9.36%) Degree
2 8 (0.85%) ISEB
3 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.53%) PhD
5 4 (0.43%) CIMA
5 4 (0.43%) CISSP
5 4 (0.43%) CFA
6 3 (0.32%) MCSE
6 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.21%) CISA
7 2 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.21%) GIAC
7 2 (0.21%) CNA
7 2 (0.21%) Novell Certification
7 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.21%) GCIA
8 1 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.11%) MCP
8 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.79%) EMIR
2 41 (4.36%) Dodd-Frank
3 32 (3.40%) QA
4 9 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.53%) Basel III
7 4 (0.43%) Basel II
8 3 (0.32%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.11%) UCITS
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) NFS
4 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 19 (2.02%) ITRS Geneos
2 16 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.64%) Control-M
4 4 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.43%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.21%) Puppet
5 2 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.21%) Nagios
5 2 (0.21%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 147 (15.64%) Oracle
2 88 (9.36%) TIBCO
3 71 (7.55%) Sybase
4 60 (6.38%) Microsoft
5 56 (5.96%) ION Trading
6 52 (5.53%) Reuters
7 41 (4.36%) Bloomberg
8 35 (3.72%) MarketAxess
9 30 (3.19%) Red Hat
10 26 (2.77%) Charles River
11 25 (2.66%) eSpeed
12 23 (2.45%) thinkFolio
13 18 (1.91%) Tableau
13 18 (1.91%) Murex
14 12 (1.28%) DataSynapse
15 11 (1.17%) Fidessa
15 11 (1.17%) HP
16 10 (1.06%) Tradeweb
16 10 (1.06%) Remedy
17 9 (0.96%) GoldenSource
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £580 - £610 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £451550 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stott & May
Rate: From £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 550-600 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Rate: Associate Level
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 10 days ago