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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Quant Developer
UK / England
Rank 480 542 550
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Quantitative Developer 95 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.13% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 36
Median daily rate £650 £650 £645
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £558 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £750 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+73.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39180 45432 45208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.10% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25756 29645 28239
Median daily rate £425 £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1388 1536 1792
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +53 94 £650 -3.70% 14
East of England - 1 £650 -
Quantitative Developer
UK

Quantitative Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 117 (71.78%) C++
2 72 (44.17%) C#
3 71 (43.56%) Finance
4 67 (41.10%) Front Office
5 52 (31.90%) Mathematics
6 51 (31.29%) Python
7 46 (28.22%) Banking
8 44 (26.99%) Fixed Income
9 40 (24.54%) PhD
10 38 (23.31%) OO
11 37 (22.70%) Market Risk
12 34 (20.86%) Java
13 32 (19.63%) Windows
13 32 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (19.02%) Subversion
14 31 (19.02%) Investment Banking
15 30 (18.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 29 (17.79%) Linux
16 29 (17.79%) Derivative
17 28 (17.18%) OOP
18 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
19 25 (15.34%) Analytics
20 23 (14.11%) SQL
21 21 (12.88%) Risk Management
21 21 (12.88%) Monte Carlo Method
22 20 (12.27%) Algorithms
22 20 (12.27%) PnL Attribution
23 18 (11.04%) Quantitative Finance
24 16 (9.82%) Degree
24 16 (9.82%) MATLAB

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 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.61%) Confluence
1 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
1 1 (0.61%) Jupyter
1 1 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (7.98%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (3.07%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.61%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.13%) Tick Data
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.61%) HBase
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Subversion
2 14 (8.59%) JIRA
3 11 (6.75%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (43.56%) Finance
2 67 (41.10%) Front Office
3 46 (28.22%) Banking
4 31 (19.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.84%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Back Office
7 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.98%) .NET
2 6 (3.68%) XML
3 4 (2.45%) XSD
4 3 (1.84%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.23%) FpML
6 1 (0.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.61%) Celery
6 1 (0.61%) COM
6 1 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.61%) JNI
6 1 (0.61%) LINQ
6 1 (0.61%) NumPy
6 1 (0.61%) Pandas
6 1 (0.61%) RESTful
6 1 (0.61%) SciPy
6 1 (0.61%) STL
6 1 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (26.99%) Fixed Income
2 37 (22.70%) Market Risk
3 30 (18.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 29 (17.79%) Derivative
5 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
6 20 (12.27%) Algorithms
7 14 (8.59%) CUDA
8 13 (7.98%) Credit Risk
9 11 (6.75%) Equities
10 9 (5.52%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (3.07%) OTC Derivatives
13 3 (1.84%) Credit Derivative
14 2 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
14 2 (1.23%) GPGPU
14 2 (1.23%) Grid Computing
14 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
15 1 (0.61%) Life Science
15 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.61%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.63%) Windows
2 29 (17.79%) Linux
3 5 (3.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.90%) Mathematics
2 38 (23.31%) OO
3 32 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (17.18%) OOP
5 25 (15.34%) Analytics
6 21 (12.88%) Monte Carlo Method
6 21 (12.88%) Risk Management
7 20 (12.27%) PnL Attribution
8 18 (11.04%) Quantitative Finance
9 14 (8.59%) Physics
9 14 (8.59%) TDD
10 11 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.75%) SDLC
11 10 (6.13%) Quality Management
11 10 (6.13%) Software Testing
12 9 (5.52%) Cross-Platform Development
12 9 (5.52%) Economics
12 9 (5.52%) Migration
12 9 (5.52%) Risk Analytics
13 8 (4.91%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 117 (71.78%) C++
2 72 (44.17%) C#
3 51 (31.29%) Python
4 34 (20.86%) Java
5 23 (14.11%) SQL
6 16 (9.82%) MATLAB
7 12 (7.36%) C
8 10 (6.13%) VBA
9 9 (5.52%) R
10 3 (1.84%) Ada
11 1 (0.61%) F#
11 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.61%) Rust
11 1 (0.61%) Scala
11 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 40 (24.54%) PhD
2 16 (9.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.61%) HDFS
Vendors
1 12 (7.36%) Bloomberg
2 10 (6.13%) Reuters
3 5 (3.07%) Algorithmics
3 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle
5 2 (1.23%) FactSet
5 2 (1.23%) Sybase
6 1 (0.61%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.61%) Sophis
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