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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Greeks
Rank 605 574 561
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -13
Contract jobs citing Greeks 16 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.049% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.063% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 26
Average daily rate £625 £588 £594
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
41811 39981 38714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 78.99% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27954 25305 24543
Average daily rate £445 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 913 1164 1124
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 16 £625 +6.38% 4
Greeks
UK

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Finance
3 18 (47.37%) Front Office
3 18 (47.37%) C#
4 16 (42.11%) Derivative
5 15 (39.47%) Market Risk
6 13 (34.21%) Banking
6 13 (34.21%) Analytics
7 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
8 11 (28.95%) Degree
8 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
9 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
9 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Equities
10 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 7 (18.42%) FpML
11 7 (18.42%) Python
11 7 (18.42%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) XML
11 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
11 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
11 7 (18.42%) QA
11 7 (18.42%) Corporate Banking
12 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
12 6 (15.79%) Stress Testing
12 6 (15.79%) Big Data
12 6 (15.79%) Java

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (13.16%) Apache Spark
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (7.89%) GemFire
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 4 (10.53%) OLAP
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Hudson
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) Front Office
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
5 7 (18.42%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Analyst
3 14 (36.84%) Risk Analyst
4 13 (34.21%) Business Analyst
4 13 (34.21%) C# Developer
5 12 (31.58%) Risk Business Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) Business IT Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) IT Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) IT Business Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) IT Risk Analyst
6 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
9 4 (10.53%) RAD Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Market Risk Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Qualitative Analyst
10 3 (7.89%) Quantitative Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) FpML
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) WCF
4 3 (7.89%) Spring
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) MDX
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Derivative
2 15 (39.47%) Market Risk
3 12 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (21.05%) Equities
6 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
7 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
8 4 (10.53%) Hedge funds
9 3 (7.89%) Fixed Income
10 2 (5.26%) Physics
11 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (2.63%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Analytics
2 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
3 9 (23.68%) Risk Management
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) TDD
4 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (18.42%) OO
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Stress Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Data Management
7 5 (13.16%) OOP
8 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) CRM
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.89%) RAD
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) Java
5 4 (10.53%) VBA
6 3 (7.89%) C++
6 3 (7.89%) Scala
7 1 (2.63%) Haskell
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CFA
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) AIFMD
2 1 (2.63%) Basel III
2 1 (2.63%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.63%) Murex