The table below looks at the statistics for KDB 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 KDB over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kx Systems KDB
Rank 521 531 554
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Contract jobs citing KDB 52 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.083% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 28
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£700 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £525 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £700 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-18.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10784 10923 11390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.69% 22.62% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6915 6914 6618
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 185 293
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

KDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KDB across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

KDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

KDB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

KDB Daily Rate Trend in England

KDB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing KDB across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

KDB Daily Rate Histogram in England

KDB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

KDB Hourly Rate Trend in England

KDB
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 KDB within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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 +29 52 £700 +12.00% 5
West Midlands - - - -
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KDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing KDB 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 KDB.

1 62 (71.26%) Java
2 43 (49.43%) Front Office
3 38 (43.68%) Low Latency
4 35 (40.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
6 29 (33.33%) Banking
7 28 (32.18%) C++
7 28 (32.18%) Linux
8 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (26.44%) Electronic Trading
9 23 (26.44%) Algorithmic Trading
10 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
11 20 (22.99%) Finance
11 20 (22.99%) Python
12 16 (18.39%) UNIX
12 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
12 16 (18.39%) Equities
13 15 (17.24%) Degree
14 13 (14.94%) SQL
15 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
16 11 (12.64%) Analytics
16 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (12.64%) C#
16 11 (12.64%) HTML
16 11 (12.64%) Fixed Income
17 10 (11.49%) Oracle
17 10 (11.49%) Sybase
17 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
17 10 (11.49%) HTML5
18 9 (10.34%) Spring

KDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing KDB 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 KDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.30%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) JUnit
1 5 (5.75%) Mockito
2 3 (3.45%) Jasmine
2 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (3.45%) Zephyr
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (2.30%) Maven
4 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 43 (49.43%) Front Office
2 29 (33.33%) Banking
3 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
4 20 (22.99%) Finance
5 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (85.06%) Developer
2 27 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (5.75%) Python Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Analyst
5 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
5 4 (4.60%) C++ Developer
5 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (3.45%) Quantitative Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.30%) Architect
7 2 (2.30%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.30%) HTML Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Designer
8 1 (1.15%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (1.15%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.15%) Senior Python Developer
8 1 (1.15%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 11 (12.64%) HTML
3 10 (11.49%) HTML5
4 9 (10.34%) Spring
5 6 (6.90%) jQuery
5 6 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (5.75%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (5.75%) STL
7 4 (4.60%) Velocity
8 3 (3.45%) CSS
8 3 (3.45%) Middleware
8 3 (3.45%) JMX
8 3 (3.45%) SciPy
8 3 (3.45%) NumPy
8 3 (3.45%) Spring Integration
8 3 (3.45%) Pandas
9 2 (2.30%) Pyramid
9 2 (2.30%) Esper
9 2 (2.30%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 35 (40.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (18.39%) Equities
3 11 (12.64%) Fixed Income
3 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
5 9 (10.34%) Statistics
6 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
7 6 (6.90%) Derivative
7 6 (6.90%) User Experience
8 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
9 4 (4.60%) Open Source
9 4 (4.60%) Hedge funds
10 3 (3.45%) Physics
11 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
12 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) UNIX
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) Low Latency
2 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
3 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (26.44%) Electronic Trading
4 23 (26.44%) Algorithmic Trading
5 16 (18.39%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.64%) Analytics
7 8 (9.20%) OO
8 7 (8.05%) Project Management
8 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.75%) TDD
9 5 (5.75%) OOP
9 5 (5.75%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.60%) Operations Research
10 4 (4.60%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.45%) OOD
11 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (71.26%) Java
2 28 (32.18%) C++
3 20 (22.99%) Python
4 13 (14.94%) SQL
5 11 (12.64%) C#
6 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.34%) Shell Script
7 8 (9.20%) Perl
8 5 (5.75%) Scala
9 4 (4.60%) VBA
10 3 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) Degree
2 6 (6.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle
1 10 (11.49%) Sybase
2 7 (8.05%) ION Trading
3 5 (5.75%) TIBCO
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.60%) Tableau
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) Reuters
5 2 (2.30%) Yolus
5 2 (2.30%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.15%) Veritas
6 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
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