The table below looks at the statistics for Greeks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Greeks over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 546 506 500
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -6
Contract jobs citing Greeks 33 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 50
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£581 £575 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £550 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate - £725 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Greeks
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39164 35294 35779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.80% 74.66% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25708 22385 21307
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1049 1319
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Greeks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Greeks across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Greeks Jobs Demand Trend in England

Greeks
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Greeks across the England region.

Greeks Daily Rate Trend in England

Greeks
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Greeks across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Greeks Daily Rate Histogram in England

Greeks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Greeks across the England region.

Greeks Hourly Rate Trend in England

Greeks
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 Greeks within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 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 -8 33 £581 +1.08% 3
Greeks
UK

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Greeks 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 Greeks.

1 40 (57.97%) Front Office
2 33 (47.83%) C#
3 30 (43.48%) Fixed Income
4 28 (40.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 28 (40.58%) SQL
5 23 (33.33%) Banking
6 21 (30.43%) .NET
7 20 (28.99%) Investment Banking
8 17 (24.64%) Market Risk
8 17 (24.64%) Finance
8 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
9 16 (23.19%) Derivative
10 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
11 13 (18.84%) Oracle
12 12 (17.39%) Java
13 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
13 11 (15.94%) WPF
13 11 (15.94%) C++
13 11 (15.94%) OO
14 10 (14.49%) OOP
14 10 (14.49%) Grid Computing
14 10 (14.49%) WCF
14 10 (14.49%) TDD
14 10 (14.49%) Low Latency
15 9 (13.04%) MDX
16 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
16 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (10.14%) Equities
17 7 (10.14%) Degree
17 7 (10.14%) OLAP

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Greeks 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 Greeks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) OLAP
3 6 (8.70%) Big Data
4 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.90%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.45%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Maven
2 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (2.90%) Ant
2 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Gradle
General
1 40 (57.97%) Front Office
2 23 (33.33%) Banking
3 20 (28.99%) Investment Banking
4 17 (24.64%) Finance
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 12 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Analyst
5 10 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Front Office Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Business Analyst
7 8 (11.59%) C++ Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Market Risk Business Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Market Risk Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Development Manager
10 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.25%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Risk Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 3 (4.35%) VBA Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Excel VBA Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.43%) .NET
2 11 (15.94%) WPF
3 10 (14.49%) WCF
4 9 (13.04%) MDX
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.25%) Rendezvous
7 4 (5.80%) HTML5
7 4 (5.80%) HTML
7 4 (5.80%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) Spring
8 3 (4.35%) XML
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.90%) Akka
9 2 (2.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.90%) RESTful
9 2 (2.90%) J2EE
9 2 (2.90%) STL
9 2 (2.90%) Web Services
9 2 (2.90%) Middleware
9 2 (2.90%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (43.48%) Fixed Income
2 28 (40.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (24.64%) Market Risk
4 16 (23.19%) Derivative
5 10 (14.49%) Grid Computing
6 7 (10.14%) Equities
7 6 (8.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (7.25%) Credit Risk
9 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
11 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
11 2 (2.90%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
11 2 (2.90%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) UNIX
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Risk Management
2 11 (15.94%) Multithreading
2 11 (15.94%) OO
3 10 (14.49%) OOP
3 10 (14.49%) TDD
3 10 (14.49%) Low Latency
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.14%) MVVM
6 6 (8.70%) Stress Testing
7 5 (7.25%) Analytics
8 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.80%) MVC
8 4 (5.80%) Scrum
8 4 (5.80%) Use Case
8 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Monte Carlo Method
9 3 (4.35%) Validation
9 3 (4.35%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) BDD
10 2 (2.90%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) C#
2 28 (40.58%) SQL
3 12 (17.39%) Java
4 11 (15.94%) C++
5 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) XAML
6 3 (4.35%) VBA
6 3 (4.35%) Scala
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) Groovy
8 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) MCSD
2 2 (2.90%) MCSE
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Basel III
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Oracle
2 7 (10.14%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.35%) DataSynapse
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Cognos
4 2 (2.90%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.90%) Reuters
4 2 (2.90%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
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