The table below looks at the statistics for Black-Scholes skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Black-Scholes over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Black-Scholes
Rank 407 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Black-Scholes 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% - 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% - 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £700 - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Black-Scholes
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17419 16877 17704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.50% 80.49% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12421 12105 12118
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 195 247
Average hourly rate £22.62 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Black-Scholes
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Black-Scholes across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Black-Scholes Jobs Demand Trend in London

Black-Scholes
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Black-Scholes Daily Rate Trend in London

Black-Scholes
Top 6 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics

Black-Scholes
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Black-Scholes 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 Black-Scholes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Qualitative Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
London
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Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
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