The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hedge funds in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hedge funds over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 443 479 389
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -90
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 171 139 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.84% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 74 62
Median daily rate £500 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £718 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £750 £350 £458
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -23.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Hedge funds
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16276 16565 16048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.19% 32.50% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10662 10555 9948
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 610 656
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

Hedge funds
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Hedge funds as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Hedge funds Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Hedge funds Daily Rate Trend in England

Hedge funds
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hedge funds across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Hedge funds Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hedge funds
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hedge funds Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hedge funds
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hedge funds within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 153 £500 -9.09% 121
South East +17 12 £850 -
South West - 4 £750 -
East of England +11 2 - -
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Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hedge funds also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Hedge funds.

1 244 (67.97%) Finance
2 107 (29.81%) Financial Institution
3 100 (27.86%) C#
4 88 (24.51%) SQL
5 82 (22.84%) Front Office
6 76 (21.17%) Windows
7 75 (20.89%) Oracle
8 74 (20.61%) SQL Server
9 69 (19.22%) Linux
10 63 (17.55%) .NET
11 62 (17.27%) HTML
12 61 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (16.43%) Java
14 57 (15.88%) Banking
15 56 (15.60%) JavaScript
16 55 (15.32%) OO
17 50 (13.93%) VMware
18 49 (13.65%) Degree
19 48 (13.37%) Asset Management
20 45 (12.53%) Python
21 43 (11.98%) Project Management
21 43 (11.98%) Analytics
22 41 (11.42%) AngularJS
22 41 (11.42%) Software Engineering
22 41 (11.42%) Computer Science
23 39 (10.86%) PowerShell
23 39 (10.86%) Unix
24 38 (10.58%) Microsoft
25 37 (10.31%) ITIL
26 35 (9.75%) Investment Banking

Hedge funds
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.41%) WebLogic
1 23 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.79%) IIS
3 9 (2.51%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (2.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 6 (1.67%) Apache
6 5 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.11%) SAS
8 3 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.06%) MS Office
3 3 (0.84%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.95%) Beauchamp
1 7 (1.95%) Documaker
1 7 (1.95%) Eikon
1 7 (1.95%) Summit
2 4 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.11%) SimCorp Dimension
3 3 (0.84%) BASE24
3 3 (0.84%) Front Arena
4 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.11%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.29%) HTTP
2 11 (3.06%) WAN
3 8 (2.23%) BGP
3 8 (2.23%) LDAP
4 7 (1.95%) DNS
4 7 (1.95%) Firewall
4 7 (1.95%) Multicast
4 7 (1.95%) SAN
5 6 (1.67%) DHCP
5 6 (1.67%) Network Security
5 6 (1.67%) OSPF
5 6 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.11%) Internet
6 4 (1.11%) LAN
6 4 (1.11%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.56%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.56%) VLAN
7 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.80%) Oracle Database
3 19 (5.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.62%) KDB
5 13 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.06%) Big Data
8 10 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.23%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.95%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.95%) MySQL
12 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.11%) QlikView
14 4 (1.11%) Spotfire
14 4 (1.11%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 16 (4.46%) Maven
2 12 (3.34%) JIRA
3 9 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.51%) NUnit
4 8 (2.23%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.95%) Moq
5 7 (1.95%) MSTest
5 7 (1.95%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (1.67%) Grunt
7 5 (1.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.11%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.11%) Subversion
8 4 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.84%) Gerrit
9 3 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.84%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.84%) NuGet
9 3 (0.84%) PhantomJS
9 3 (0.84%) Selenium
9 3 (0.84%) Vagrant
General
1 244 (67.97%) Finance
2 107 (29.81%) Financial Institution
3 82 (22.84%) Front Office
4 57 (15.88%) Banking
5 35 (9.75%) Investment Banking
6 33 (9.19%) Back Office
7 4 (1.11%) Electronics
7 4 (1.11%) German Language
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
8 3 (0.84%) Retail
9 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.56%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.56%) Malay Language
9 2 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.56%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (40.95%) Developer
2 71 (19.78%) C# Developer
3 36 (10.03%) SQL Developer
4 28 (7.80%) Analyst
5 19 (5.29%) Web Developer
6 18 (5.01%) Angular Developer
6 18 (5.01%) C# Web Developer
6 18 (5.01%) Consultant
7 17 (4.74%) .NET Developer
7 17 (4.74%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 15 (4.18%) Agile Developer
10 14 (3.90%) Java Developer
10 14 (3.90%) Project Manager
11 13 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (3.62%) Quantitative Developer
11 13 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (3.34%) Administrator
12 12 (3.34%) Architect
13 11 (3.06%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (17.55%) .NET
2 62 (17.27%) HTML
3 41 (11.42%) AngularJS
4 30 (8.36%) XML
5 29 (8.08%) ASP.NET
5 29 (8.08%) HTML5
6 19 (5.29%) WCF
7 17 (4.74%) CSS
7 17 (4.74%) J2EE
8 16 (4.46%) SOAP
8 16 (4.46%) WPF
9 14 (3.90%) Middleware
9 14 (3.90%) Pandas
9 14 (3.90%) SciPy
9 14 (3.90%) Web Services
10 13 (3.62%) NumPy
10 13 (3.62%) Pyramid
11 12 (3.34%) Esper
12 11 (3.06%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.51%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.42%) Computer Science
2 23 (6.41%) Algorithms
3 21 (5.85%) Derivative
4 18 (5.01%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.01%) Visualisation
5 17 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (4.46%) Clustering
7 14 (3.90%) Equities
8 13 (3.62%) Fintech
9 12 (3.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (3.34%) Statistics
10 11 (3.06%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.23%) Fixed Income
11 8 (2.23%) Market Risk
12 7 (1.95%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.95%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
14 4 (1.11%) Economics
14 4 (1.11%) iPhone
15 3 (0.84%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.17%) Windows
2 69 (19.22%) Linux
3 39 (10.86%) Unix
4 24 (6.69%) Windows 7
5 23 (6.41%) Windows Server
6 14 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.95%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (1.67%) VyOS
11 3 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.28%) CentOS
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (15.32%) OO
3 48 (13.37%) Asset Management
4 43 (11.98%) Analytics
4 43 (11.98%) Project Management
5 41 (11.42%) Software Engineering
6 37 (10.31%) ITIL
7 27 (7.52%) MVC
7 27 (7.52%) Quantitative Trading
8 25 (6.96%) Risk Management
8 25 (6.96%) Web Development
9 24 (6.69%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (5.85%) Change Management
10 21 (5.85%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (5.85%) TDD
10 21 (5.85%) Unit Testing
11 19 (5.29%) Problem Management
11 19 (5.29%) Refactoring
12 17 (4.74%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 100 (27.86%) C#
2 88 (24.51%) SQL
3 59 (16.43%) Java
4 56 (15.60%) JavaScript
5 45 (12.53%) Python
6 39 (10.86%) PowerShell
7 24 (6.69%) C++
8 16 (4.46%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.18%) Ruby
10 14 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.62%) C
12 12 (3.34%) Shell Script
13 11 (3.06%) Perl
13 11 (3.06%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.51%) VB
15 6 (1.67%) R
16 5 (1.39%) Scala
17 4 (1.11%) VBA
18 3 (0.84%) VBScript
18 3 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (13.65%) Degree
2 12 (3.34%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (3.06%) CCNA
4 9 (2.51%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.23%) PMP
6 7 (1.95%) CCNP
7 5 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.56%) ISEB
9 2 (0.56%) MAPM
9 2 (0.56%) MCSE
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.56%) PhD
10 1 (0.28%) CCDP
10 1 (0.28%) CISM
10 1 (0.28%) CISSP
10 1 (0.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.52%) MiFID
2 16 (4.46%) AIFMD
3 10 (2.79%) QA
3 10 (2.79%) SLA
4 9 (2.51%) Dodd-Frank
4 9 (2.51%) UCITS
5 7 (1.95%) EMIR
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (8.91%) Active Directory
2 29 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.79%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.23%) GFS2
4 8 (2.23%) GlusterFS
4 8 (2.23%) OCFS2
5 6 (1.67%) Docker
5 6 (1.67%) NFS
6 4 (1.11%) XenApp
6 4 (1.11%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.84%) vCloud
7 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.84%) Xen
8 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.56%) KVM
8 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.56%) vSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (5.57%) SCCM
2 17 (4.74%) Puppet
3 12 (3.34%) Control-M
4 10 (2.79%) SCOM
5 9 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.23%) CFEngine
6 8 (2.23%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (2.23%) SELinux
7 7 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 7 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (1.67%) Nagios
9 5 (1.39%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.39%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (1.39%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.84%) Ansible
11 3 (0.84%) Icinga
11 3 (0.84%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 75 (20.89%) Oracle
2 50 (13.93%) VMware
3 38 (10.58%) Microsoft
4 24 (6.69%) Cisco
5 15 (4.18%) Siebel
6 13 (3.62%) IBM
6 13 (3.62%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.06%) Bloomberg
8 10 (2.79%) HP
9 9 (2.51%) BEA
9 9 (2.51%) BMC
9 9 (2.51%) Citrix
10 7 (1.95%) 3PAR
10 7 (1.95%) Calypso
10 7 (1.95%) Murex
10 7 (1.95%) Reuters
11 6 (1.67%) Brocade
11 6 (1.67%) Vyatta
12 5 (1.39%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.39%) Veritas
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