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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 544 521 489
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -32
Contract jobs citing Greeks 35 39 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.081% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 36 74
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£575 £550 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £491 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £644 £700
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
38990 35877 38861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.32% 74.50% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24756 22624 22935
Average daily rate £415 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 994 1445
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 23 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 +11 35 £575 +4.54% 4
Greeks
UK

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 35 (53.85%) Front Office
2 33 (50.77%) C#
3 27 (41.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (41.54%) Fixed Income
4 25 (38.46%) SQL
5 21 (32.31%) .NET
5 21 (32.31%) Banking
6 17 (26.15%) Investment Banking
6 17 (26.15%) C++
7 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
8 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.54%) Market Risk
9 13 (20.00%) Derivative
10 12 (18.46%) WCF
10 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
11 11 (16.92%) Finance
11 11 (16.92%) Java
11 11 (16.92%) Oracle
11 11 (16.92%) OO
11 11 (16.92%) WPF
12 10 (15.38%) OOP
12 10 (15.38%) Grid Computing
13 9 (13.85%) MDX
14 8 (12.31%) TDD
14 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
15 7 (10.77%) OLAP
15 7 (10.77%) Equities
15 7 (10.77%) Low Latency
15 7 (10.77%) Scala
15 7 (10.77%) MVVM

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (3.08%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) OLAP
3 5 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 5 (7.69%) Big Data
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.54%) Gradle
2 1 (1.54%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 35 (53.85%) Front Office
2 21 (32.31%) Banking
3 17 (26.15%) Investment Banking
4 11 (16.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (73.85%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) C# Developer
3 12 (18.46%) .NET Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.31%) C++ Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.69%) C++/C# Developer
10 4 (6.15%) Market Risk Business Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Development Manager
10 4 (6.15%) Market Risk Analyst
11 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (4.62%) VBA Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Excel Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Excel VBA Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) WCF
3 11 (16.92%) WPF
4 9 (13.85%) MDX
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) HTML
6 4 (6.15%) jQuery
6 4 (6.15%) HTML5
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.08%) STL
8 2 (3.08%) Rendezvous
8 2 (3.08%) Middleware
8 2 (3.08%) WinForms
9 1 (1.54%) Spring
9 1 (1.54%) XML
9 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
9 1 (1.54%) LINQ
9 1 (1.54%) Restlet
9 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 27 (41.54%) Fixed Income
2 14 (21.54%) Market Risk
3 13 (20.00%) Derivative
4 10 (15.38%) Grid Computing
5 7 (10.77%) Equities
6 6 (9.23%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
8 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
3 11 (16.92%) OO
4 10 (15.38%) OOP
5 8 (12.31%) TDD
6 7 (10.77%) MVVM
6 7 (10.77%) Low Latency
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.15%) MVC
9 3 (4.62%) Project Management
9 3 (4.62%) Validation
9 3 (4.62%) Scrum
9 3 (4.62%) BDD
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (4.62%) Use Case
9 3 (4.62%) Stress Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.08%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 17 (26.15%) C++
4 11 (16.92%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) Scala
6 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.62%) VBA
7 3 (4.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) MCSD
2 2 (3.08%) MCSE
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) PMP
3 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.62%) DataSynapse
3 3 (4.62%) Cognos
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.08%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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