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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hedge fund
Rank 458 490 376
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -114
Contract jobs citing Hedge funds 173 126 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.24% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 0.75% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 65 62
Median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £313 £265
% change year-on-year
+104.00% +17.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
16731 16900 15815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.51% 32.76% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10900 10826 9702
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 664 637
Median hourly rate £20.92 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 24 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 24 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 +52 158 £475 -9.52% 110
South East +9 13 £850 - 2
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Hedge funds
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 247 (69.77%) Finance
2 110 (31.07%) Financial Institution
3 96 (27.12%) C#
4 81 (22.88%) Front Office
5 76 (21.47%) SQL
6 74 (20.90%) Windows
7 71 (20.06%) Oracle
8 70 (19.77%) SQL Server
9 68 (19.21%) Linux
10 66 (18.64%) .NET
10 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
11 62 (17.51%) Banking
11 62 (17.51%) HTML
12 58 (16.38%) Java
13 56 (15.82%) JavaScript
14 50 (14.12%) OO
15 49 (13.84%) Python
16 46 (12.99%) Degree
17 44 (12.43%) Software Engineering
18 43 (12.15%) Unix
18 43 (12.15%) VMware
18 43 (12.15%) AngularJS
18 43 (12.15%) Analytics
19 40 (11.30%) Project Management
19 40 (11.30%) Asset Management
20 39 (11.02%) Microsoft
21 38 (10.73%) ITIL
21 38 (10.73%) Investment Banking
22 37 (10.45%) Active Directory
23 34 (9.60%) Back Office

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 24 (6.78%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.50%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.54%) IIS
3 9 (2.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (2.26%) MS Exchange
5 7 (1.98%) Apache
6 5 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.13%) SAS
8 3 (0.85%) Confluence
8 3 (0.85%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.28%) CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.39%) MS Office
3 3 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.54%) Eikon
2 8 (2.26%) Documaker
2 8 (2.26%) Summit
3 7 (1.98%) Beauchamp
4 6 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.13%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.85%) BASE24
7 1 (0.28%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.28%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.13%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.95%) HTTP
2 13 (3.67%) WAN
3 12 (3.39%) LDAP
4 9 (2.54%) BGP
5 8 (2.26%) DHCP
5 8 (2.26%) Multicast
6 7 (1.98%) DNS
6 7 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.69%) Firewall
7 6 (1.69%) OSPF
8 5 (1.41%) SAN
9 4 (1.13%) LAN
9 4 (1.13%) Network Security
10 3 (0.85%) Internet
10 3 (0.85%) VLAN
11 2 (0.56%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.56%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.56%) Wireless
12 1 (0.28%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.50%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.80%) MongoDB
4 14 (3.95%) KDB
4 14 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.54%) Big Data
8 8 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.98%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.69%) MySQL
10 6 (1.69%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.13%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.13%) QlikView
11 4 (1.13%) Spotfire
11 4 (1.13%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 16 (4.52%) Maven
2 12 (3.39%) JIRA
3 10 (2.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.54%) NUnit
5 8 (2.26%) Grunt
6 7 (1.98%) Moq
6 7 (1.98%) MSTest
6 7 (1.98%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (1.98%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.13%) gulp
8 4 (1.13%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.13%) Subversion
9 3 (0.85%) Babel
9 3 (0.85%) FishEye
9 3 (0.85%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.85%) Protractor
9 3 (0.85%) Selenium
9 3 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 247 (69.77%) Finance
2 110 (31.07%) Financial Institution
3 81 (22.88%) Front Office
4 62 (17.51%) Banking
5 38 (10.73%) Investment Banking
6 34 (9.60%) Back Office
7 5 (1.41%) Legal
8 4 (1.13%) German Language
9 3 (0.85%) Retail
10 2 (0.56%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.56%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.56%) Malay Language
10 2 (0.56%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.56%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) International Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (39.83%) Developer
2 67 (18.93%) C# Developer
3 30 (8.47%) SQL Developer
4 27 (7.63%) Analyst
5 22 (6.21%) Consultant
6 19 (5.37%) Web Developer
7 18 (5.08%) Angular Developer
7 18 (5.08%) C# Web Developer
8 16 (4.52%) Business Analyst
9 15 (4.24%) .NET Developer
9 15 (4.24%) Agile Developer
9 15 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (3.67%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (3.67%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.67%) Quantitative Developer
10 13 (3.67%) Senior Developer
10 13 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (3.11%) Agile C# Developer
12 10 (2.82%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (18.64%) .NET
2 62 (17.51%) HTML
3 43 (12.15%) AngularJS
4 30 (8.47%) ASP.NET
4 30 (8.47%) XML
5 29 (8.19%) HTML5
6 20 (5.65%) WCF
7 19 (5.37%) CSS
7 19 (5.37%) WPF
8 18 (5.08%) J2EE
9 16 (4.52%) Middleware
9 16 (4.52%) SOAP
9 16 (4.52%) Web Services
10 15 (4.24%) .NET Framework
11 14 (3.95%) Pandas
11 14 (3.95%) Pyramid
11 14 (3.95%) SciPy
12 13 (3.67%) Esper
12 13 (3.67%) NumPy
13 10 (2.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.32%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.78%) Algorithms
3 21 (5.93%) Visualisation
4 20 (5.65%) Data Centre
5 19 (5.37%) Derivative
6 18 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.95%) Clustering
8 12 (3.39%) Statistics
9 11 (3.11%) Fintech
9 11 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (3.11%) Management Information System
10 9 (2.54%) Equities
11 7 (1.98%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.98%) Market Risk
12 5 (1.41%) Fixed Income
12 5 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (1.41%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.13%) iPhone
14 3 (0.85%) CCTV
14 3 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (20.90%) Windows
2 68 (19.21%) Linux
3 43 (12.15%) Unix
4 24 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 24 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 16 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.13%) VyOS
11 3 (0.85%) CentOS
12 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.28%) Android
13 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (14.12%) OO
3 44 (12.43%) Software Engineering
4 43 (12.15%) Analytics
5 40 (11.30%) Asset Management
5 40 (11.30%) Project Management
6 38 (10.73%) ITIL
7 28 (7.91%) Quantitative Trading
8 26 (7.34%) Risk Management
9 25 (7.06%) MVC
9 25 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (6.50%) Web Development
12 22 (6.21%) Change Management
13 21 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (5.93%) Unit Testing
14 20 (5.65%) AOP
14 20 (5.65%) Problem Management
14 20 (5.65%) Refactoring
15 19 (5.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 96 (27.12%) C#
2 76 (21.47%) SQL
3 58 (16.38%) Java
4 56 (15.82%) JavaScript
5 49 (13.84%) Python
6 31 (8.76%) PowerShell
7 25 (7.06%) C++
8 16 (4.52%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.24%) Ruby
10 14 (3.95%) C
10 14 (3.95%) T-SQL
11 13 (3.67%) Perl
12 11 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.82%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.98%) VB
15 5 (1.41%) VBA
16 4 (1.13%) R
16 4 (1.13%) TypeScript
17 3 (0.85%) ES6
17 3 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (12.99%) Degree
2 14 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (3.39%) CCNA
4 11 (3.11%) PMI Certification
4 11 (3.11%) PMP
5 8 (2.26%) CCNP
6 5 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.85%) CISM
7 3 (0.85%) CISSP
7 3 (0.85%) MCSE
7 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.85%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) CCDP
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB
8 2 (0.56%) MAPM
8 2 (0.56%) PhD
8 2 (0.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.21%) MiFID
2 12 (3.39%) AIFMD
3 10 (2.82%) SLA
4 8 (2.26%) QA
5 7 (1.98%) EMIR
6 5 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (1.41%) UCITS
7 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 37 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.82%) GFS2
3 10 (2.82%) GlusterFS
3 10 (2.82%) OCFS2
4 8 (2.26%) Docker
4 8 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.13%) NFS
6 3 (0.85%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.85%) Xen
7 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.56%) KVM
7 2 (0.56%) vCloud
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
7 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (5.93%) Puppet
2 15 (4.24%) SCCM
3 12 (3.39%) Control-M
4 11 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.82%) CFEngine
5 10 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
5 10 (2.82%) SELinux
6 8 (2.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (2.26%) SCOM
7 7 (1.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (1.69%) Nagios
9 5 (1.41%) Ansible
9 5 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
10 4 (1.13%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.13%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.85%) Icinga
11 3 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.85%) logstash
Vendors
1 71 (20.06%) Oracle
2 43 (12.15%) VMware
3 39 (11.02%) Microsoft
4 25 (7.06%) Cisco
5 14 (3.95%) Bloomberg
6 13 (3.67%) IBM
6 13 (3.67%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.39%) BMC
8 11 (3.11%) Siebel
9 9 (2.54%) BEA
10 8 (2.26%) Calypso
10 8 (2.26%) Murex
10 8 (2.26%) Reuters
11 7 (1.98%) HP
12 6 (1.69%) Remedy
13 5 (1.41%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.41%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.41%) Citrix
13 5 (1.41%) ServiceNow
14 4 (1.13%) MobileIron
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