The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 533 491 496
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +5
Contract jobs citing Greeks 33 38 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 53
Average daily rate £581 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate - £600 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38680 32060 38909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 73.00% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24376 19605 22634
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1017 1335
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £13.55 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Greeks
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -42 33 £581 +1.08%
Greeks
UK

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (68.00%) Front Office
2 27 (54.00%) Derivative
3 23 (46.00%) C#
4 20 (40.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) Banking
5 16 (32.00%) Investment Banking
6 14 (28.00%) Market Risk
7 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (22.00%) Java
8 10 (20.00%) C++
8 10 (20.00%) VBA
8 10 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 10 (20.00%) Fixed Income
9 9 (18.00%) WCF
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
10 7 (14.00%) RAD
10 7 (14.00%) Equity Derivative
10 7 (14.00%) Degree
11 6 (12.00%) Maven
11 6 (12.00%) Oracle
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
11 6 (12.00%) ClearCase
11 6 (12.00%) JMS
11 6 (12.00%) Hudson
11 6 (12.00%) Credit Risk
12 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (10.00%) Analytics
12 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (10.00%) SQL Server

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Maven
1 6 (12.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (12.00%) Hudson
General
1 34 (68.00%) Front Office
2 20 (40.00%) Banking
3 16 (32.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Business Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.00%) RAD Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Project Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Market Risk Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Market Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Sophis Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Market Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) WCF
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) JMS
3 5 (10.00%) LINQ
4 3 (6.00%) WinForms
4 3 (6.00%) WPF
5 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.00%) FpML
6 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (54.00%) Derivative
2 14 (28.00%) Market Risk
3 10 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 7 (14.00%) Equity Derivative
5 6 (12.00%) Credit Risk
6 4 (8.00%) Statistics
6 4 (8.00%) Economics
7 3 (6.00%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.00%) Equities
9 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (14.00%) RAD
4 5 (10.00%) Analytics
5 4 (8.00%) Quantitative Analysis
5 4 (8.00%) Econometrics
5 4 (8.00%) Stochastic Calculus
5 4 (8.00%) Stress Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Monte Carlo Method
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Validation
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) C#
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) C++
4 10 (20.00%) VBA
5 4 (8.00%) Scala
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Sophis
3 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft