The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Quantitative Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quant Developer
Rank 566 572 501
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -71
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 51 37 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.079% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 74
Median daily rate £650 £625 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £598
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £710 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate - £613 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Quantitative Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46609 46602 46145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.75% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30764 29187 28941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1860 1972
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Quantitative Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Quantitative Developer in the job title.

Quantitative Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Quantitative Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Quantitative Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Quantitative Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Quantitative Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Quantitative Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Quantitative Developer
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 Quantitative Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 -1 46 £650 +4.00% 7
South East - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Quantitative Developer
UK

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Quantitative Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Quantitative Developer in the job title.

1 75 (67.57%) C++
2 58 (52.25%) Finance
3 49 (44.14%) Python
4 48 (43.24%) C#
5 42 (37.84%) Front Office
6 37 (33.33%) Fixed Income
7 35 (31.53%) Mathematics
8 34 (30.63%) Derivative
9 29 (26.13%) VBA
10 28 (25.23%) PhD
11 24 (21.62%) Banking
12 23 (20.72%) SQL
13 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (18.92%) Analytics
14 20 (18.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (16.22%) MATLAB
15 18 (16.22%) Java
15 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
16 17 (15.32%) OO
17 16 (14.41%) Algorithms
18 15 (13.51%) Degree
19 13 (11.71%) Asset Management
19 13 (11.71%) Linux
19 13 (11.71%) Risk Management
20 12 (10.81%) Physics
21 11 (9.91%) Validation
22 10 (9.01%) .NET
22 10 (9.01%) Oracle
22 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
22 10 (9.01%) Market Risk

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
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 2 (1.80%) IIS
1 2 (1.80%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) HTTP
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.41%) KDB
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.80%) Big Data
5 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Maven
2 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.80%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 58 (52.25%) Finance
2 42 (37.84%) Front Office
3 24 (21.62%) Banking
4 18 (16.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) .NET
2 8 (7.21%) Pandas
3 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.31%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (6.31%) STL
4 6 (5.41%) NumPy
4 6 (5.41%) SciPy
5 5 (4.50%) Esper
5 5 (4.50%) Pyramid
6 4 (3.60%) HTML
7 3 (2.70%) XML
8 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.80%) CSS
8 2 (1.80%) Web Services
8 2 (1.80%) WPF
9 1 (0.90%) COM
9 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 35 (31.53%) Mathematics
3 34 (30.63%) Derivative
4 20 (18.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (14.41%) Algorithms
6 12 (10.81%) Physics
7 10 (9.01%) Market Risk
8 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (8.11%) Credit Derivative
8 9 (8.11%) Equities
8 9 (8.11%) Statistics
9 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
10 7 (6.31%) Visualisation
11 6 (5.41%) Credit Risk
11 6 (5.41%) Hedge funds
11 6 (5.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (2.70%) Grid Computing
13 2 (1.80%) Swaptions
14 1 (0.90%) Economics
14 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) Linux
2 8 (7.21%) Windows
3 1 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (18.92%) Analytics
2 17 (15.32%) OO
3 13 (11.71%) Asset Management
3 13 (11.71%) Risk Management
4 11 (9.91%) Validation
5 10 (9.01%) Risk Analytics
6 9 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.21%) Electronic Trading
7 8 (7.21%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.21%) Time Series Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) OOP
8 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.41%) Econometric Modelling
9 6 (5.41%) Investment Management
9 6 (5.41%) Migration
10 5 (4.50%) Open Source
10 5 (4.50%) Quantitative Trading
10 5 (4.50%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 75 (67.57%) C++
2 49 (44.14%) Python
3 48 (43.24%) C#
4 29 (26.13%) VBA
5 23 (20.72%) SQL
6 18 (16.22%) Java
6 18 (16.22%) MATLAB
7 9 (8.11%) R
8 7 (6.31%) C
9 6 (5.41%) VB
10 4 (3.60%) Haskell
10 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.60%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.70%) C++/CLI
11 3 (2.70%) VB6
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.90%) Tcl
12 1 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 28 (25.23%) PhD
2 15 (13.51%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.90%) Murex
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