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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Greeks
Rank 533 476 498
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +22
Contract jobs citing Greeks 31 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.093% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 55
Average daily rate £594 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £665
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
36715 31361 38804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.87% 72.92% 69.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23271 19148 22593
Average daily rate £405 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 971 1312
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 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 24 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 -21 31 £594 +3.26% 2
Greeks
UK

Greeks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 29 (64.44%) Front Office
2 22 (48.89%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) Derivative
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 17 (37.78%) Banking
5 13 (28.89%) Market Risk
5 13 (28.89%) Investment Banking
6 11 (24.44%) C++
7 10 (22.22%) Java
7 10 (22.22%) VBA
7 10 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (22.22%) Fixed Income
7 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
8 8 (17.78%) .NET
8 8 (17.78%) WCF
8 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
9 7 (15.56%) Equity Derivative
9 7 (15.56%) RAD
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 5 (11.11%) Scala
11 5 (11.11%) Analytics
12 4 (8.89%) Hudson
12 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (8.89%) Stochastic Calculus
12 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
12 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (8.89%) Statistics
12 4 (8.89%) Economics
12 4 (8.89%) Maven

Greeks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) ClearCase
1 4 (8.89%) Maven
1 4 (8.89%) Hudson
General
1 29 (64.44%) Front Office
2 17 (37.78%) Banking
3 13 (28.89%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Business Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
7 5 (11.11%) Project Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) RAD Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Market Risk Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Quantitative Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Market Risk Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Market Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Market Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
1 8 (17.78%) WCF
2 4 (8.89%) JMS
2 4 (8.89%) LINQ
3 3 (6.67%) WPF
3 3 (6.67%) WinForms
4 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) FpML
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Derivative
2 13 (28.89%) Market Risk
3 10 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (22.22%) Fixed Income
4 7 (15.56%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (8.89%) Statistics
5 4 (8.89%) Economics
5 4 (8.89%) Credit Risk
6 3 (6.67%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) Equities
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
3 7 (15.56%) RAD
4 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Stress Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Stochastic Calculus
5 4 (8.89%) Econometrics
5 4 (8.89%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.22%) Time Management
7 1 (2.22%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithmic Trading
7 1 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) C#
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) C++
4 10 (22.22%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) VBA
5 5 (11.11%) Scala
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
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